Articles from Hope

    "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...

        Blossoming

        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...

            Jesus and Christmas

            12.07.18 | by Eric Segool

            When I was younger I remember someone asking me if Jesus / Messiah was ever mentioned in the Old Testament.  To be honest I fumbled through the question and probably gave a poor response.  The reality is Jesus is prophesied (predicted)...

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