Articles from Hope

    "When its all been said and done"

    01.25.19 | by Eric Segool

    We have all heard the term, “time flies,” but the statement becomes a staple in our vocabulary as we age. For years, Pam and I talked about looking for a bigger house. The house felt cramped and it only got worse as the boys got older...

      "if he only knew..."

      01.18.19 | by Eric Segool

      Some time ago I was asked to write a letter of recommendation for a young man who was applying for his first job out of college. He grew up attending the youth group I shepherded and the two of us stayed in touch through the years. I got the form...

        Double Doink

        01.11.19 | by Eric Segool

        As an Eagle fan, there are a couple of phrases that will stick in our minds for years to come.  The first one happened last year — the famous “Philly Special” play that the Eagles executed in the Super Bowl on a fourth and...


          01.04.19 | by Eric Segool

          Over the past month of so I have spent time concentrating on 2019.  The word Blossom defined means to 'mature or develop.'  When I was growing up the neighbor next store had some apple trees.  It was no mystery to me what...

            Who Are You Living Life With?

            12.14.18 | by Eric Segool

            The other night I was having dinner with a friend of mine.  We were talking about the various relationships we have in life.  We are both in our mid to late 40's and so many of our experiences are similar.  We both came to the same...