Articles from Hope


    03.29.19 | by Eric Segool

    Thinking about my days elementary school, I remember learning how to write letters to others—not emails, but true pencil on paper correspondence! Every cursive letter we wrote needed to be properly sized and spaced. (Fast forward to today...

      Belief and Lifestyle

      03.15.19 | by Eric Segool

      Several years ago, a couple called me and asked if they could sit with me to discuss some issues.  I am not a counselor, but I am always willing to be a sounding board to help in any way I can.  The couple were going through a...

        What is Lent?

        03.08.19 |

        Whenever spring decides to roll around, I get questions about what Lent is and why we celebrate it…so why not take a few minutes to examine what this Christian calendar observation is all about?!  Lent, defined, simply means...

          Alive vs Living

          03.01.19 | by Eric Segool

          Some time ago, a friend’s Grandmother passed away. She was rushed to the hospital and passed quickly. As my friend was sharing the heartbreaking details, he said his Grandmother had a “Do not resuscitate” order. She had...


            02.15.19 | by Eric Segool

            Have you ever had a captivating experience? (Captivating = Capable of attracting and holding interest.) Maybe it is a great movie that captivates your emotions as your mind tries to figure out what is going to happen next. Watching our...