HOPE is Here
A Legacy of Faith

A Legacy of Faith

December 30, 2020

Alecia Stewart's son, Ryan, loved the Lord and wanted to build street rods when he grew up.  Unfortunately, that wouldn't happen.   Listen to Alecia's story.  It will bring you HOPE.

Listen to more of Alecia Stewart's story:
My Greatest Achievement was Knowing Christ
https://hopeishere.podbean.com/e/my-greatest-achievement-was-knowing-christ/?token=51122e2215728370616a54b8736ca59d

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Where Are All the Guys

Where Are All the Guys

December 29, 2020

Today Greg is joined in the studio with Lee Faust, the Lead Pastor of Jessamine Christian Church.  They talk about how to help men grow in faith.  Learn more about Jessamine Christian Church at http://www.jessaminecc.com/

Other Lee Faust Interviews:
The 4th Musketeer
https://hopeishere.podbean.com/e/the-4th-musketeer/

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When Brewster McLeod Lost his Pants

When Brewster McLeod Lost his Pants

December 28, 2020

You are in for a treat this week as Brewster McLeod joins Greg in the studio to share some great stories from his days as a minister at Southland Christian Church. He and Greg are just having too much fun!

Listen to more conversations with Brewster McLeod:
The Raggamuffin Gospel
https://hopeishere.podbean.com/e/the-raggamuffin-gospel/?token=8755b66a29a1d1e6637e2a95d61199b8
When Jesus Throws a Party
https://hopeishere.podbean.com/e/when-jesus-throws-a-party/?token=5c7096839efcf2882b3033b7abc07c95
That Was Wayne
https://hopeishere.podbean.com/e/that-was-just-wayne/?token=63d5d6a24c935baa882cdf2a9d280cc8
It is More Than Just Coffee
https://hopeishere.podbean.com/e/it-is-more-than-just-coffee/?token=bcda726cc006352fbc147e92edde006

Ways to help support HOPE is Here
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A Savior has been Born

A Savior has been Born

December 25, 2020

MERRY CHRISTMAS!  This is the glorious day when we celebrate our Lord and Savior's birth into this world to begin his journey to sacrifice his life for us.  Greg reflects on Luke 2:8-14.

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Stand Firm in Your Faith

Stand Firm in Your Faith

December 24, 2020

Greg reviews the lessons learned by the story of Mary, mother of God, found in Luke 1:26-38.  They are:  
1) God's ways are not our ways.  
2) The Lord is with us.   
3) We also have favor with God.   
4) You do not need to be afraid.   
5) Remember the Holy Spirit and the power of God.

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Can Anything Good Come from Nazareth?

Can Anything Good Come from Nazareth?

December 23, 2020

Philip, Andrew and Peter were all from Bethsaida.  When Nathanial heard Jesus was from Nazareth, he responded, “Nazareth! Can anything good come from there?”  (Luke 1:44-46).   Greg reminds us that, like Jesus, it doesn't matter where you're from, you are blessed to be a blessing.

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May Your Word to Me Be Fulfilled

May Your Word to Me Be Fulfilled

December 22, 2020

When Mary was told by an angel that she was going to give birth to a son who would be called the Son of the Most High, Mary was greatly troubled.  How could this be?  But the angel said to her "For no word from God will ever fail."  Mary responded, "May your word to me be fulfilled."   Greg reflects on this interaction in Luke 1:26-38 and how it pertains to us today. 

Listen to Clay Aiken's version of "Mary, Did You Know?"  at https://youtu.be/vol7DnFiyvQ

Ways to help support HOPE is Here
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What Do You Crave?

What Do You Crave?

December 21, 2020

Do you always seem to be on a diet?  Do you struggle to keep a healthy weight?  If so, check out this program.  Greg discusses a book he's been reading, "Made to Crave Devotional:  60 Days to Craving God, Not Food" by Lysa Terkeurst.  This book will help you find lasting emotional and spiritual motivation to meet your goals and stay healthy.
Find this book on Amazon at https://www.amazon.com/Made-Crave-Satisfying-Deepest-Desire/dp/031029326X   
Please choose HOPE is Here as your charity of choice when ordering.

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What Do Your Actions Speak of You?

What Do Your Actions Speak of You?

December 18, 2020

Greg wraps up the week reviewing the lessons Joseph taught us in Matthew 1:18-25.

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What is God Asking You to Do Today?

What is God Asking You to Do Today?

December 17, 2020

Greg continues discussing the lessons learned from the first Christmas found in Matthew 1:18-25.  Joseph did not want to do what God was asking of him.  Are you doing what God is asking you to do?

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The First Christmas

The First Christmas

December 16, 2020

Follow along in Matthew 1:18-25 as Greg reviews the lessons learned from Joseph during the first Christmas.

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Wise Things Dad Used to Say

Wise Things Dad Used to Say

December 15, 2020

Today recognizes his dad's birthday by reflecting on words of wisdom from his dad.  You'll want a pencil and paper to jot these downs.  They are gems!

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May the God of HOPE Fill You with Joy

May the God of HOPE Fill You with Joy

December 14, 2020

As Greg reflects on his 3-year anniversary of HOPE is Here Ministries, he reviews the many issues that 2020 brought to us.  Greg hopes your soul has gotten reconnected with Jesus during this year of a the pandemic and to remember Romans 15:13.

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Surviving the Pain

Surviving the Pain

December 11, 2020

Greg offers encouragement to those who are in pain, be in physical or emotional.  Jesus knows what pain is and provides strength to those who are suffering to help them survive the pain.

Ways to help support HOPE is Here
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There is Always HOPE

There is Always HOPE

December 10, 2020

Today Greg reminds us that this can be a very depressing time of year for some.  They can lose hope and fall into despair.  Remember Proverbs 11:25 "Those who refresh others will themselves be refreshed."  Check on those who may be having a hard time.   Remember, there is always HOPE.   If you can't find someone to talk to, call 1-800-273-TALK (8255).

Need more encouragement?  Listen to these past shows featuring Dr. Melinda Moore:

My Friend is Suicidal
https://hopeishere.podbean.com/e/my-friend-is-suicidal/
When Children are Suicidal
https://hopeishere.podbean.com/e/when-children-are-suicidal/ 
The Suicide Funeral
https://hopeishere.podbean.com/e/the-suicide-funeral/ 
Let's Talk Suicide
https://hopeishere.podbean.com/e/lets-talk-suicide/?token=170ddcfdeed6b429d707a3f10b798bcb
There is Help
https://hopeishere.podbean.com/e/there-is-help-1600964856/?token=dde681a4a5cb92b4a72df09126463e71 
Those Left Behind
https://hopeishere.podbean.com/e/those-left-behind/?token=2ada4b2f5ec33adb9d431fcd97376d11

Ways to help support HOPE is Here
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Yes Jesus Love Me

Yes Jesus Love Me

December 9, 2020

Today Greg reminds us that Jesus Loves us.

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And He Will Be Called

And He Will Be Called

December 8, 2020

Greg continues on his topic of Most Wonderful Time of the Year and Isaiah 9:6.

The holidays can be a difficult time.  Here are some past shows featuring Greg Chandler that may help you through them:

Are You Dreading the Holidays?
https://hopeishere.podbean.com/e/are-you-dreading-the-holidays/?token=6f7f7850bee49035e18a043e1c17ae80
Tips to Getting Through the Holidays
https://hopeishere.podbean.com/e/tips-to-getting-through-the-holidays/?token=e3d550d1661550a86907b940e782d836
Life During a Pandemic
https://hopeishere.podbean.com/e/life-during-a-pandemic/?token=cb6423d90dfb7b0d5427dfac5d4c6f75
How Do You Respond to Change?
Https://hopeishere.podbean.com/e/how-do-you-respond-to-change/?token=08d798bd3ed0692aad6e6687cb97fcd4
Surviving or Thriving During the Holidays
https://hopeishere.podbean.com/e/surviving-or-thriving-during-the-holidays/?token=20deb1ad3f9666400c2d8a5a7bd8bb9

Ways to help support HOPE is Here
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A Child Will Be Born

A Child Will Be Born

December 7, 2020

Today Greg reminds us why this is the Most Wonderful Time of the Year referencing Isaiah 9:6.

The holidays can be a difficult time.  Here are some past shows featuring Greg Chandler that may help you through them:

Are You Dreading the Holidays?
https://hopeishere.podbean.com/e/are-you-dreading-the-holidays/?token=6f7f7850bee49035e18a043e1c17ae80
Tips to Getting Through the Holidays
https://hopeishere.podbean.com/e/tips-to-getting-through-the-holidays/?token=e3d550d1661550a86907b940e782d836
Life During a Pandemic
https://hopeishere.podbean.com/e/life-during-a-pandemic/?token=cb6423d90dfb7b0d5427dfac5d4c6f75
How Do You Respond to Change?
Https://hopeishere.podbean.com/e/how-do-you-respond-to-change/?token=08d798bd3ed0692aad6e6687cb97fcd4
Surviving or Thriving During the Holidays
https://hopeishere.podbean.com/e/surviving-or-thriving-during-the-holidays/?token=20deb1ad3f9666400c2d8a5a7bd8bb97

Ways to help support HOPE is Here
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Stories of HOPE and Encouragement

Stories of HOPE and Encouragement

December 4, 2020

(Repeat from 11-27-2020)

Greg wraps up the week with Dr. Pam VanArsdall, founder of "A Million God Stories."  Today, Pam shares a few stories from "A Million God Stories;" stories full of hope and encouragement.

Visit their website at www.AMillionGodStories.com
Buy the book, "A Million God  Stories" at https://amilliongodstories.com/product/a-million-god-stories-book/
Learn more about Dr. Pam VanArsdall at www.PamVanArsdall.com
If you have a story, or know someone of a story, contact Dr. Arsdall at either of the above websites.  And don't worry, they will do the writing, if needed.
Watch a video about Dr. Pam VanArsdall an how she started "A Million God Stories" at https://vimeo.com/262586570

Ways to help support HOPE is Here
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A Million God Stories

A Million God Stories

December 3, 2020

(Repeat from 11-26-2020)

Joining Greg in the studio is Dr. Pam VanArsdall, founder of "A Million God Stories."  Each week, this Christian-based organization feature stories to inspire and encourage you.  Each beautiful story provides a message of God’s love and transformative power. Their prayer is that God will speak to you in a personal way through each story.

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