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Hope Through A Bright Future

Lauren Libby
How could there be a counter-cultural culture in the midst of economic uncertainty and instability?

Hope Shapes A Future

Lauren Libby
How can we rob our daughters and sons of their most important building block of Hope and not even realize it?

Hope in Taking Risk

Lauren Libby
What is it that opens opportunity and keeps us fresh spiritually?

Hope Through God's Leading

Lauren Libby
Nothing brings Hope like sensing that God is leading you into something or to do something! God’s clear leading is like ...

Hope Through Christmas

Lauren Libby
The day Jesus was born was a turning point for all of mankind!

Hope from Jesus Arrival

Lauren Libby
What if Jesus had not been born?

Hope Through Interdependence

Lauren Libby
When we work together as believers in Jesus we leverage our spiritual resources in lives all around us!

Discipling Among the Lost

Lauren Libby
Did you know we can disciple folks in their faith before they even believe in Jesus?

Doing Good Brings Hope

Lauren Libby
Are you aware that as believers in Jesus we have the power of God available anytime?

Hope in the Middle of the Night

Lauren Libby
Ever wake up at 3 a.m. and your mind begins to go wild? Here's what I do when that happens.

Hope Through Prayer

Lauren Libby
I woke up with a text waiting on my phone, it read, “Hope restored, God has worked, thank you!" What happened?

Invest in Hope

Lauren Libby
Giving hope, brings hope. Care to hear an example?

Hope Comes From Having A Future

Lauren Libby
It’s hard to move to the future by faith when you have lost Hope! President Ronald Reagan gave a speech about...

Carrying Hope to a Dark World

Lauren Libby
I have a friend who is cynical and always sees a glass of water half empty instead of half full! Why?

Hope in Being Rescued from a Fearful Life

Lauren Libby
One of the biggest reasons I sense personally that God doesn’t use our lives more is because of a sense of ...

Hope From Promises in the Bible

Lauren Libby
I first experienced God giving promises as a university student. I was living in a fraternity house with about 65 other young men when...

Hope Through Believing the Truth

Lauren Libby
My son’s term paper gave me Hope in a world where Truth is marginalized!

Hope Through Talking to Jesus

Lauren Libby
Last week a friend called me and outlined a seemingly impossible situation. He ended the conversation with this statement, “Lauren, I honestly don’t even know how to pray about this!!!”

Hope Through Thinking Like Jesus

Lauren Libby
Let me freely admit I have certain ways of thinking, patterns and rhythms of life that make me comfortable. Thinking like Jesus means weaning myself from ...

Investing Time Brings Hope

Lauren Libby
One morning recently I was thinking and asking The Lord how he would respond to having His “private time” interrupted?

Not Being Afraid to Bring Hope

Lauren Libby
One morning I drove up in front of the restaurant and noticed the owner’s old Cadillac was not in it’s usual parking place. I walked into the restaurant and sat down. The server came over to my table and I asked, “Where’s Roger?” Listen in to find out.

Right Tool for the Right Job

Lauren Libby
I love the Bible! It is so practical! One example of it is...

Hope From Good Leaders

Lauren Libby
Having coffee with a close friend the other morning we began to talk about what makes a good leader. The bottom line was, “...

Hope by Moving Forward

Lauren Libby
More than 20 years ago a mentor of mine used to say, “...life.” Over the years, I’ve learned the wisdom of that statement. What was it he said that was so wise?

Hope from Thanksgiving

Lauren Libby
What is the correlation between thanksgiving and hope?

The 4 C's of Leadership Give Hope

Lauren Libby
Do you know and practice the "4 C's of Leadership what give hope?

No Accidental Families

Lauren Libby
It is no accident that we are born into our unique family! We really don’t have a choice in the matter. God has...

Hope Through Investing In A Life

Lauren Libby
We all need spiritual mentoring during our entire life. Whether we are young or old, we all have a role to play.

Hope Through Suffering

Lauren Libby
God uses suffering to align us to be more like Jesus! I learned this through the life of a ...

Hope Through Chance Encounters With Others

Lauren Libby
Last summer at a Coffee Shop in sensed God speak directly to me through another life!

Hope Through Influencing Our Environments

Lauren Libby
Ever thought about how we influence the environments in which we work, live and relate?

Hope Comes When Relationships Heal

Lauren Libby
Have you ever experienced a “check” in your spirit after saying something that you felt was not appropriate to another person?

Hope When Life Turns Upside Down

Lauren Libby
"He stated to get up and dropped like a rock face-down in front of me."

Hope From Ashes

Lauren Libby
Ever feel like Peter who had most of his dreams dashed in one night? Then, Jesus met him and...

Hope Through Disappointment

Lauren Libby
From time to time we all face disappointment in life! It can affect us in different ways—even ...

Hope Through Wisdom

Lauren Libby
I have a friend of over 25 years. He doesn’t have a lot of money but he is the richest ...

Hope Through a Gift From God

Lauren Libby
Aren’t you glad God didn’t send an impersonal gift? In fact He...

Hope Through Praise

Lauren Libby
What is praising God? It’s ...

Hope Through Being With Jesus

Lauren Libby
Have you ever felt like Jesus has packed up and left your life?

Hope for the Future

Lauren Libby
God is constantly involved in raising up new generations of women and men who will be more and more transformed into Christ’s image and engaged with others.

Hope Through Character

Lauren Libby
Character is a big topic, particularly in relation to leaders and leadership. Recently I heard a talk that leaders who bring Hope exhibit three things: ...

Hope Through Anxious Times

Lauren Libby
I’ve been writing down occasions when I get anxious and what the anxiety involved. Surprisingly, most ...

Hope Through Family Support

Lauren Libby
The book of “Ruth” in the Bible is an “Oasis of Grace!” Tragedy has struck in a Jewish family. A women named Naomi’s husband died suddenly in a foreign land, then her sons ...

Hope Through Spiritually Helping People

Lauren Libby
Jesus told us why he came to earth. He said, “Who needs a doctor; the healthy or the sick? I am here inviting outsiders, not insiders—an invitation to a changed life, changed inside and out.”

Hope Through A Clear Conscience

Lauren Libby
Know what happened? It was like a light going on in my soul. The discouragement

Hope in the Future

Lauren Libby
Last night my wife and I were invited to dinner in the home of a couple in their 20’s. What a great night.

Hope from Discouragement

Lauren Libby
My friend has lived with discouragement for years. A very hard family situation, challenges in life, wondering where he fit with his talents and gifts…yet ...

Hope from Our Children

Lauren Libby
The living room looked like a disaster scene from a toy store. Two small boys were...

Hope from Long Term Friends

Lauren Libby
Then suddenly we stopped, looked at each other and, almost in unison, said,...

Spreading Hope To Families

Lauren Libby
One of his parting statements was, “You can’t have future hope without ...

Hope Through Your Aspirations

Lauren Libby
What are your aspirations for yourself, your family or others this year?

Hope Through Impossible Circumstances

Lauren Libby
He had been on death row for 13 years! He was allowed four hours a week of exercise in the prison yard under close security.His next response was something I hadn’t expected. He said,...

Hope Through Reflecting On The Past

Lauren Libby
Ever sat down with a notebook and reflected on what Jesus has done for you in the last 12 months? As I wrote, I felt ...

Hope Through a Young Couple's Generosity

Lauren Libby
Millions of people have received Hope because of the sacrificial giving by a young couple giving their lives and resources to Jesus!

Hope Through Stability in Jesus

Lauren Libby
Are you facing changes faster than you can cope with?

Hope Through the Grace of God

Lauren Libby
What is the spiritual secret of a man who, in the midst of his own troubles, can still be of encouragement to others?

Hope Through Separation from God

Lauren Libby
Satan's whole strategy is to...

Hope Through Wisdom

Lauren Libby
What happens when we ask God for wisdom?

Hope Gives Courage

Lauren Libby
Of what is courage a byproduct?

Hope by Relying on Others

Lauren Libby
Who are you teaming up with to influence people toward a relationship with Jesus?

Hope by Relating to Others

Lauren Libby
What conclusion has Lauren come to regarding you and others?

Hope for Our Family

Lauren Libby
What is the basic unit God uses of spreading His hope across the earth?

Hope in the Midst of Turmoil

Lauren Libby
What's common between a tsunami and the mother of a college student?

Hope from Encountering Jesus

Lauren Libby
What happens when we experience Jesus over a long and dark time?

A Neighbor Gets Hope

Lauren Libby
My neighbor looked at me and said, “I’m now sixty years old and may have 15 winters left to live. Is there Hope after that?”

Hope Through 404 Not Found

Lauren Libby
Do you ever feel like you have no value, like you don't exist? Well, God has something to say about that.

Hope from Being Used by God

Lauren Libby
How did God use a dessert in my life?

Hope in Our Personal Calling from God

Lauren Libby
Who is it that God calls?

Hope from Dysfunction

Lauren Libby
What hope is there for God to use a dysfunctional family?

Churchill - A Carrier of Hope

Lauren Libby
What did Churchill and my Dad have in common that I want to emulate?

Hope Through Environments of Grace

Lauren Libby
What is it that makes a life lived in Jesus attractive?

Hope Through a Transparent Life

Lauren Libby
Ever wonder how God will lead you as the future materializes?

Hope Through Encouraging Others

Lauren Libby
What is it about somebody who uplifts your spirit and encourages you? What happens when you live a life in harmony with Jesus?

Losing Hope through Religious Activities

Lauren Libby
Have you ever been worn out by religious activity?

Hope through Gods Promises

Lauren Libby
Promises from the Word of God are a source of true Hope!

Hope through Spiritual Generations

Lauren Libby
Generations are a pervasive theme in the Bible!

Hope in Destiny

Lauren Libby
People of destiny are born every day.Jesus was a man born with a destiny. Granted, He was God. But...

Hope in Communication

Lauren Libby
I remember a close friend of mine saying, “When you talk through a conflict, it is like...

Hope in Abandonment

Lauren Libby
When you’re feeling abandoned, all it takes for God’s presence to flood your soul is...

Hope through Decision Making

Lauren Libby
Every now and then we make decisions of gigantic proportions in our personal lives!How do you make these huge decisions? Consider these three steps...

Hope through Jesus Presence

Lauren Libby
As we sat viewing the beauty of Glacier National Park, we talked about what really mattered in life. What are the things that bring Hope into life?

Hope through Future Possibility

Lauren Libby
Two young ladies were discussing future wedding plans. You could just hear Hope in their voices as they planned for the future. One of them said, “you know, I’ve...

Hope through Faith

Lauren Libby
Several weeks ago I visited a company that was headed for hard times because corporate Hope had disappeared internally in the company. What are some of the symptoms of losing “Corporate Hope?” When...

Hope through a Life Lived Well

Lauren Libby
She raised six children while her husband would travel in ministry for months at a time. Four sons and daughters hold PhD’s and all are now adults making valuable contributions to society. But the BIG takeaway from her life was...

Hope from a Broken Marriage

Lauren Libby
What kind of Hope has the potential to influence not only a teenage boy headed into life but for generations to come?

Hope from Grief

Lauren Libby
I had breakfast this morning at a local greasy spoon with a friend whose wife died several months ago. We were both experiencing precipitation in our eyes as we reviewed her life.My friend made one amazing statement however! He said...

Hope from Debt Paid

Lauren Libby
Are you having a bad day? Did you just get bad news on top of bad news? Is there no hope on the horizon? Maybe you are primed for a surprise from Jesus. Last week I...

Being Future Centered

Lauren Libby
How do we move from the past to the future?

Hope in Impossible Situations (Gideon Story)

Lauren Libby
How can someone, insignificant to most people bring Hope to an impossible situation?

Leading in Future Careers

Lauren Libby
When a dream is shattered ushering in a sense of hopelessness, what can you do? How did the Libby family handle it?

Hope in Impossible Circumstances

Lauren Libby
When things look Hopeless it is time to believe Jesus for a new future scenario! He has done it time and again. Several of us were locked into an impossible business situation a few years ago. We faced a future co...

Hope Through Relationships

Lauren Libby
This morning I was at Starbucks. A couple of men and women were sitting at the table to my right. One of the women said, “I just don’t think there is ANY hope for that relationship!” I listened further and it became apparent that ...

Hope from God's Gift to Us

Lauren Libby
Last week I was talking with a couple that owns a small business about the future.The wife looked at me and said, “Why should we invest in getting bigger when we have no Hope that it will make any difference in our business or community?” The husband then responded, our ec...

Hope Through Loving Others

Lauren Libby
Last week Jesus used a friend to illuminate a situation in which I had not displayed love toward another person. How?

Being Rescued from the Future

Lauren Libby
Am you living in such a way that you are expectantly capturing all the wonderful opportunities Jesus brings along today? How can you?

Hope from Impossible Tasks

Lauren Libby
What can you do when you feel like all your efforts, time investment and hard work is bringing little or no return?

Hope from Having a World Vision

Lauren Libby
Several years ago I returned from a trip to Cuba. This promise to Jesus from God the Father is coming true in Cuba today! How?

Hope Through Fearful Relationships

Lauren Libby
Ever sat down to make a phone call and fear grips your soul?Ever put off contact with people because of the fear of rejection?Fear can...

Hope from Courage

Lauren Libby
Courage is the catalyst that enables great things to be done in Jesus’ name.

Hope Through Self Reflection

Lauren Libby
Last Friday night I was asked to talk on the devastating effect of pride and the positive spiritual effects of humility. Humility, in a true spiritual sense, is...

Friends and Hope

Lauren Libby
The thing that consumes the most thought and emotional energy in your life is your god!

Hope from Being Special in God's Eyes

Lauren Libby
Have you ever stopped to think how special you are in God’s eyes?

Hope from Seeing God's Work

Lauren Libby
An observation…one person can make a difference! I met a lady who ...

Hope Through Praise

Lauren Libby
When was the last time you took some time to say thank you and praise Jesus for who He is and what He has done for us?

Hope for a New Year

Lauren Libby
Last year as the New Year dawned, I caught myself, instead of being encouraged, being a bit discouraged about starting a new year. So I ...

Hope Through Environments of Grace

Lauren Libby
A friend of mine rang my cell phone with this statement. “I’ve been asking God to touch a friend to have a heart that is warming toward a relationship with Jesus.” My friend related at least...

Hope When Consumed with Guilt

Lauren Libby
What do you feel God can’t forgive in your life?

Hope From Our Birthday

Lauren Libby
I approached this year’s birthday with unrest! I sensed a gap between expectations and the reality of experience—personally and spiritually.One Saturday morning I lis...

Hope from a Waitress

Lauren Libby
I explained that having a booth could save a marriage in Jesus’ name. Tears came to her eyes and ...

Hope From God's Gift

Lauren Libby
The other day I was staring at my computer screen, contemplating buying several gifts via the Internet. I realized how depersonalized our culture has become. How does that relate to Jesus?

Hope From a Wingnut

Lauren Libby
Has anyone ever told you that you are the best "wing-nut" they ever met?

Hope for the Future

Lauren Libby
The future starts now..right now! Tomorrow, when it becomes today, ceases to be the future and becomes the past.

Hope from Being Enslaved by Wants

Lauren Libby
How can Jesus help me to not be enslaved by wants?

Hope Through Friendship with Jesus

Lauren Libby
It would be wise to answer this question correctly: "Who is your closest friend?"

Hope Through Impacting Your Community

Lauren Libby
Several years ago I was with a group of 50 people who were making a spiritual impact on their community.

Hope Through Advancing the Kingdom of God

Lauren Libby
“The Kingdom of God has never been advanced by men and women of caution…but by men and women of Hope in the promises of God.”

Changes in Life

Lauren Libby
Jesus prepares us and does not leave us alone in the “change process.”

Hope from Being a Part of God's Work in the World

Lauren Libby
The group of over 3,000 people was the product of a group of 300 individuals who had gathered at the same spot 20 years earlier.

Hope for Students

Lauren Libby
Frankly, I see Hope for the future because of the generation now on college campuses.

Hope Drives Everything

Lauren Libby
Most notable accomplishments have come from people who see a future and...

Sickness Can Cause Us to Lose Hope

Lauren Libby
Jesus can bring Hope in the worst situations!

Jesus Gives Hope to Children

Lauren Libby
Jesus wanted to give the next generation a good dose of ...

Being Tired Can Cause Us to Lose Hope

Lauren Libby
When you are "bone crushing tired" what is the most important thing you should do?

The Gift of Giving Our Children Hope

Lauren Libby
"One of the greatest gifts, as parents we can give our children, is an expectant attitude of Hope. It doesn’t come from the amount of money we have, it comes from ..."

Hope When We Feel Dried Up from Pressures of Life

Lauren Libby
"you could see his “Hope Meter” beginning to move off the peg." Why?

Hope Because Jesus Provides for Us

Lauren Libby
My Hope tank was filled with a Life Lesson of Jesus’ taking care of me because ...

Leaders Bring Hope

Lauren Libby
How can you bring hope to a group?

Hope in The Midst of Death

Lauren Libby
She simply said, “Your mother died `10 minutes ago.”

What Causes You to Lose Hope

Lauren Libby
What is the cure for when you lose hope?

Hope Through Small Groups

Lauren Libby
"Frankly without that time together, I am not sure I would have survived." What time is Lauren talking about?

Hope through Decision-making continued

Lauren Libby
Do I talk to Jesus, ask for him to move circumstances and hearts of people?

Hope Through Fellow Believers

Lauren Libby
“Is it really necessary to spend time with others who love Jesus?”

Hope Through Giving Your Life to Others

Lauren Libby
Last week I was having lunch with someone who has been struggling with depression. How in the world can a person with deep depression have Hope in life? Let me suggest ...

Hope through Decision-making

Lauren Libby
How can you make confident decisions rather than fearful ones?

Hope through the call on our Lives

Lauren Libby
Our first “Calling” is to get to know Jesus as a person. Once we have that sorted out God begins to open avenues of contribution as we depend on Him.

Hope Through Internal Change

Lauren Libby
The greatest way to bring Hope to others is by the example of an ...

Hope Through Discouragement

Lauren Libby
The wedding day came and everything was ready but the wedding didn’t happen…until...

Hope Through Full-Time Ministry

Lauren Libby
"He asked me if he should quit his job and go into “fulltime” Christian work". Lauren's response may surprise you.

Hope Through Planning

Lauren Libby
Every year I sit down, open my spiritual journal and Bible and ask The Lord for an emphasis for the coming year. This year...

Hope Through Attitudes

Lauren Libby
Have you noticed how attitudes convey the true feelings of our hearts?

Give People Hope

Lauren Libby
My note to myself. I can dramatically change the tone and tenor of my home, workplace and community by

Hope Through a Believing Family

Lauren Libby
What kind of impact are you and your family making on those around you?

Hope from Purpose in this Life

Lauren Libby
Who would imagine that we would get Hope from having a Job Description from God?

Hope Through Authenticity

Lauren Libby
How honest are you when people ask how you am doing?

Hope Through the Next Generation

Lauren Libby
Why would God be interested in our children?

Hope Through Prayer

Lauren Libby
Was it merely a coincidence or was it because of prayer?

Hope Through Death

Lauren Libby
Have you ever sensed God wrenching something out of your life that means everything in the world to you?

Hope for a World in Crisis

Lauren Libby
With commercial airplanes being shot down out of the European skies, and other evidences of the world reaching a danger level not seen in decades, what can be done to deliver desperately needed hope?

Hope Through Broken Relationships

Lauren Libby
What can Jesus do about my broken relationships?

Hope Through Loneliness

Lauren Libby
How can you cope with feelings of loneliness?

Hope Through Suffering

Lauren Libby
As followers of Jesus are we exempt from suffering?

Hope for the Future

Lauren Libby
How can I cope with concerns about what may or may not happen tomorrow?

Hope for Our Children

Lauren Libby
Are you investing in the most important mentorees you will ever have, your children?

Hope for the Non Believer

Lauren Libby
Who do you know that is living in quiet desperation?

Hope for Direction in Life

Lauren Libby
How do we know which way is forward?

Hope in the Midst of Life's Storms

Lauren Libby
What can you do when the storms of life threaten?

Hope from Trust

Lauren Libby
Ever had your child say to you, “You don’t trust me!”?

Answered Prayer

Lauren Libby
What do you and I need to be persistent in praying for?

Hope Brings Transformation

Lauren Libby
How does real, personal transformation come about?

Hope Comes Through Loving Others

Lauren Libby
How can we bring Hope to those who haven’t encountered Jesus?

Help Others Get Hope

Lauren Libby
How can I be an "Insider for Jesus" helping people get hope in life?

Hope in the Midst of Worry

Lauren Libby
What can I do instead of worry?

The Listening Ear

Lauren Libby
Ever wonder why we have two ears but only one mouth?

An Appointment in Heaven

Lauren Libby
Who will you see in heaven?

Hope in Death

Lauren Libby
How much impact can a life committed to Jesus really have?

Maintaining Hope in Impossible Situations

Lauren Libby
What are four secrets for happiness?

Mentoring

Lauren Libby
How can I invest my life so it pays eternal dividends?

Blessing Others

Lauren Libby
How can blessing others change things?

Integrity Brings Hope

Lauren Libby
So if integrity is more than just being honest, what is it?

Flying in Formation

Lauren Libby
Who are you stirring up "to love and good works"?

Be a Giver and not a Taker

Lauren Libby
How can someone change from being a "taker" to being a "giver"?

True Spirituality

Lauren Libby
Is it possible to be "spiritual" yet not know Jesus?

Life Influencers

Lauren Libby
Who would you list as one of the most influential people in your life?

A Life of Destiny

Lauren Libby
Were you born into a life of "Destiny"?

Living in Community

Lauren Libby
What can happen when we work together as believers in Jesus?

Leadership

Lauren Libby
What are the three "C's" of leadership?

The Holy Spirit

Lauren Libby
How can the Holy Spirit make my life make a difference?

Faith

Lauren Libby
Am I willing to change the course of my life based upon what God seems to be speaking to me?

Joy

Lauren Libby
What is real joy? What is your source of real joy?

Fear

Lauren Libby
How do we cope with fear?

Hope

Lauren Libby
The loss of Hope is devastating! Jesus came to planet earth to give Hope.

Conflict

Lauren Libby
Jesus came to resolve the ultimate conflict between humans and...

Hope from Deferred Circumstances

Lauren Libby
What is it about hope that makes it a valuable ingredient in life?

Hope Through New Birth

Lauren Libby
In the midst of all the news about bombings and killings, why would Lauren Libby reiterate that every new life is precious?

Hope in Impossible Circumstances

Lauren Libby
What incredible recent event reminded Lauren Libby that Hope is available anytime, anyplace?

Generational Hope

Lauren Libby
“God messages” are important enough to be passed down through generations.

Hope in the midst of Grief

Lauren Libby
Today, Lauren shares about how God helped him have hope in a time of deep grief.

Hope in Political Uncertainty

Lauren Libby
"I don’t know about you but that gives me purpose and Hope…long term purpose and Hope!" What is it that Lauren Libby is talking about so confidently? Listen in to find out.

Hope in the Midst of Religious Activity

Lauren Libby
Are you tired and burned out on religion?

Hope Through the Discipline of Quietness

Lauren Libby
Jesus knows what it is to live a harried life; He knows what it is to live with unfulfilled expectation, uncertainties and multiple demands. Lauren Libby shares how that can help you today.

Words Can Bring Hope

Lauren Libby
Words are incredibly important and powerful. How seriously do you take them?

Hope in the Midst of a Busy Schedule

Lauren Libby
Jesus had the formula for keeping Hope in life. Listen to Lauren Libby share the formula on this episode of Get Hope.

Hope through Blessings

Lauren Libby
What's happening of significance in your life?

A Me Focused Life Can Rob Others of Hope

Lauren Libby
What impact will your decisions and actions have on those who come after you, such as your children and grandchildren?

Hope from Losing Control

Lauren Libby
So who is in the driver's seat of your life?

Loss of Hope through Frivolous Decisions

Lauren Libby
How much do you really know what you are doing? Do you contemplate likely consequences of seemingly small decisions or actions on your part?

Hope from Observing Others with Hope

Lauren Libby
Do you have someone who sees the good while others only see the bad?

A Life without Hope in this Life

Lauren Libby
How could she rejoice at a time of despair?

Hope from the Selection of a Leader

Lauren Libby
What happened when 5 people committed themselves to pray?

Hope from a Life Calling

Lauren Libby
How large is your calling?

Hope from Struggling with Burdens

Lauren Libby
What is the one thing that if solved would bring energy back to your soul?

Hope from Stories

Lauren Libby
People love a good story, especially from the "Story Teller".

Hope from Believing in Prayer

Lauren Libby
A group of folks got together every Friday morning for 20 years near a college campus to ask God to bring people into relationship with Him and that students would go to every part of the world in Jesus’ name. What happened?

Giving Brings Hope

Lauren Libby
What are we to think of those Christians who ask us for resources for Kingdom work?

Giving Hope by Sharing Our Lives

Lauren Libby
June and I made it a point to be “real” with people…to share our true selves with folks. So, what was a result?

Hope in Mutual Experiences

Lauren Libby
How can God bring about hope from folks we meet?

Hope Through New Starts in Life

Lauren Libby
What a privilege! I immediately said yes! Why the quick yes?

Hope for a Man at the End of Life

Lauren Libby
Do you only have a survival mentality?

A TWR Special Report—The Coronavirus—What You Need to Know

Lauren Libby

Bible Reading

Hope Brings Transformation

Lauren Libby
How does real, personal transformation come about?

Joy

Lauren Libby
What is real joy? What is your source of real joy?

Death

Invest in Hope

Lauren Libby
Giving hope, brings hope. Care to hear an example?

Not Being Afraid to Bring Hope

Lauren Libby
One morning I drove up in front of the restaurant and noticed the owner’s old Cadillac was not in it’s usual parking place. I walked into the restaurant and sat down. The server came over to my table and I asked, “Where’s Roger?” Listen in to find out.

Hope Through Impossible Circumstances

Lauren Libby
He had been on death row for 13 years! He was allowed four hours a week of exercise in the prison yard under close security.His next response was something I hadn’t expected. He said,...

Hope in the Midst of Turmoil

Lauren Libby
What's common between a tsunami and the mother of a college student?

A Neighbor Gets Hope

Lauren Libby
My neighbor looked at me and said, “I’m now sixty years old and may have 15 winters left to live. Is there Hope after that?”

Hope through Gods Promises

Lauren Libby
Promises from the Word of God are a source of true Hope!

Hope through a Life Lived Well

Lauren Libby
She raised six children while her husband would travel in ministry for months at a time. Four sons and daughters hold PhD’s and all are now adults making valuable contributions to society. But the BIG takeaway from her life was...

Hope in The Midst of Death

Lauren Libby
She simply said, “Your mother died `10 minutes ago.”

Hope Through a Believing Family

Lauren Libby
What kind of impact are you and your family making on those around you?

Hope Through Death

Lauren Libby
Have you ever sensed God wrenching something out of your life that means everything in the world to you?

An Appointment in Heaven

Lauren Libby
Who will you see in heaven?

Hope in Death

Lauren Libby
How much impact can a life committed to Jesus really have?

Hope

Lauren Libby
The loss of Hope is devastating! Jesus came to planet earth to give Hope.

Hope in the midst of Grief

Lauren Libby
Today, Lauren shares about how God helped him have hope in a time of deep grief.

A Life without Hope in this Life

Lauren Libby
How could she rejoice at a time of despair?

Depression

Hope for a New Year

Lauren Libby
Last year as the New Year dawned, I caught myself, instead of being encouraged, being a bit discouraged about starting a new year. So I ...

Hope When We Feel Dried Up from Pressures of Life

Lauren Libby
"you could see his “Hope Meter” beginning to move off the peg." Why?

What Causes You to Lose Hope

Lauren Libby
What is the cure for when you lose hope?

Hope Through Giving Your Life to Others

Lauren Libby
Last week I was having lunch with someone who has been struggling with depression. How in the world can a person with deep depression have Hope in life? Let me suggest ...

Hope

Lauren Libby
The loss of Hope is devastating! Jesus came to planet earth to give Hope.

Devotionals

Hope Through Talking to Jesus

Lauren Libby
Last week a friend called me and outlined a seemingly impossible situation. He ended the conversation with this statement, “Lauren, I honestly don’t even know how to pray about this!!!”

Hope by Relating to Others

Lauren Libby
What conclusion has Lauren come to regarding you and others?

Churchill - A Carrier of Hope

Lauren Libby
What did Churchill and my Dad have in common that I want to emulate?

Hope from Having a World Vision

Lauren Libby
Several years ago I returned from a trip to Cuba. This promise to Jesus from God the Father is coming true in Cuba today! How?

Hope from Courage

Lauren Libby
Courage is the catalyst that enables great things to be done in Jesus’ name.

Friends and Hope

Lauren Libby
The thing that consumes the most thought and emotional energy in your life is your god!

Hope from Being Special in God's Eyes

Lauren Libby
Have you ever stopped to think how special you are in God’s eyes?

Hope from Seeing God's Work

Lauren Libby
An observation…one person can make a difference! I met a lady who ...

Hope for a New Year

Lauren Libby
Last year as the New Year dawned, I caught myself, instead of being encouraged, being a bit discouraged about starting a new year. So I ...

Hope When Consumed with Guilt

Lauren Libby
What do you feel God can’t forgive in your life?

Hope from a Waitress

Lauren Libby
I explained that having a booth could save a marriage in Jesus’ name. Tears came to her eyes and ...

Hope From a Wingnut

Lauren Libby
Has anyone ever told you that you are the best "wing-nut" they ever met?

Hope for the Future

Lauren Libby
The future starts now..right now! Tomorrow, when it becomes today, ceases to be the future and becomes the past.

Hope Through Friendship with Jesus

Lauren Libby
It would be wise to answer this question correctly: "Who is your closest friend?"

Hope Through Impacting Your Community

Lauren Libby
Several years ago I was with a group of 50 people who were making a spiritual impact on their community.

Hope Through Advancing the Kingdom of God

Lauren Libby
“The Kingdom of God has never been advanced by men and women of caution…but by men and women of Hope in the promises of God.”

Hope from Being a Part of God's Work in the World

Lauren Libby
The group of over 3,000 people was the product of a group of 300 individuals who had gathered at the same spot 20 years earlier.

Jesus Gives Hope to Children

Lauren Libby
Jesus wanted to give the next generation a good dose of ...

The Gift of Giving Our Children Hope

Lauren Libby
"One of the greatest gifts, as parents we can give our children, is an expectant attitude of Hope. It doesn’t come from the amount of money we have, it comes from ..."

Hope When We Feel Dried Up from Pressures of Life

Lauren Libby
"you could see his “Hope Meter” beginning to move off the peg." Why?

Hope Because Jesus Provides for Us

Lauren Libby
My Hope tank was filled with a Life Lesson of Jesus’ taking care of me because ...

Hope in The Midst of Death

Lauren Libby
She simply said, “Your mother died `10 minutes ago.”

Hope Through Small Groups

Lauren Libby
"Frankly without that time together, I am not sure I would have survived." What time is Lauren talking about?

Hope Through Fellow Believers

Lauren Libby
“Is it really necessary to spend time with others who love Jesus?”

Hope Through Giving Your Life to Others

Lauren Libby
Last week I was having lunch with someone who has been struggling with depression. How in the world can a person with deep depression have Hope in life? Let me suggest ...

Hope Through Internal Change

Lauren Libby
The greatest way to bring Hope to others is by the example of an ...

Hope Through Full-Time Ministry

Lauren Libby
"He asked me if he should quit his job and go into “fulltime” Christian work". Lauren's response may surprise you.

Hope Through Planning

Lauren Libby
Every year I sit down, open my spiritual journal and Bible and ask The Lord for an emphasis for the coming year. This year...

Give People Hope

Lauren Libby
My note to myself. I can dramatically change the tone and tenor of my home, workplace and community by

Hope from Purpose in this Life

Lauren Libby
Who would imagine that we would get Hope from having a Job Description from God?

Hope in the Midst of Religious Activity

Lauren Libby
Are you tired and burned out on religion?

Divorce

Hope for the Non Believer

Lauren Libby
Who do you know that is living in quiet desperation?

Existence of God

Hope from Being Special in God's Eyes

Lauren Libby
Have you ever stopped to think how special you are in God’s eyes?

Hope Through Discouragement

Lauren Libby
The wedding day came and everything was ready but the wedding didn’t happen…until...

Hope Through a Believing Family

Lauren Libby
What kind of impact are you and your family making on those around you?

Hope Through Authenticity

Lauren Libby
How honest are you when people ask how you am doing?

True Spirituality

Lauren Libby
Is it possible to be "spiritual" yet not know Jesus?

Hope in the midst of Grief

Lauren Libby
Today, Lauren shares about how God helped him have hope in a time of deep grief.

Finances

Hope Through A Bright Future

Lauren Libby
How could there be a counter-cultural culture in the midst of economic uncertainty and instability?

Hope in Taking Risk

Lauren Libby
What is it that opens opportunity and keeps us fresh spiritually?

Hope Comes From Having A Future

Lauren Libby
It’s hard to move to the future by faith when you have lost Hope! President Ronald Reagan gave a speech about...

Hope Through A Clear Conscience

Lauren Libby
Know what happened? It was like a light going on in my soul. The discouragement

Hope from Long Term Friends

Lauren Libby
Then suddenly we stopped, looked at each other and, almost in unison, said,...

Hope Through a Young Couple's Generosity

Lauren Libby
Millions of people have received Hope because of the sacrificial giving by a young couple giving their lives and resources to Jesus!

Hope Through the Grace of God

Lauren Libby
What is the spiritual secret of a man who, in the midst of his own troubles, can still be of encouragement to others?

A Neighbor Gets Hope

Lauren Libby
My neighbor looked at me and said, “I’m now sixty years old and may have 15 winters left to live. Is there Hope after that?”

Hope from God's Gift to Us

Lauren Libby
Last week I was talking with a couple that owns a small business about the future.The wife looked at me and said, “Why should we invest in getting bigger when we have no Hope that it will make any difference in our business or community?” The husband then responded, our ec...

Hope from Being Enslaved by Wants

Lauren Libby
How can Jesus help me to not be enslaved by wants?

The Gift of Giving Our Children Hope

Lauren Libby
"One of the greatest gifts, as parents we can give our children, is an expectant attitude of Hope. It doesn’t come from the amount of money we have, it comes from ..."

Hope When We Feel Dried Up from Pressures of Life

Lauren Libby
"you could see his “Hope Meter” beginning to move off the peg." Why?

Hope Because Jesus Provides for Us

Lauren Libby
My Hope tank was filled with a Life Lesson of Jesus’ taking care of me because ...

Hope for a World in Crisis

Lauren Libby
With commercial airplanes being shot down out of the European skies, and other evidences of the world reaching a danger level not seen in decades, what can be done to deliver desperately needed hope?

Hope in the Midst of Worry

Lauren Libby
What can I do instead of worry?

Be a Giver and not a Taker

Lauren Libby
How can someone change from being a "taker" to being a "giver"?

Conflict

Lauren Libby
Jesus came to resolve the ultimate conflict between humans and...

Hope in Mutual Experiences

Lauren Libby
How can God bring about hope from folks we meet?

Grief

Hope Through Disappointment

Lauren Libby
From time to time we all face disappointment in life! It can affect us in different ways—even ...

Hope in the Midst of Turmoil

Lauren Libby
What's common between a tsunami and the mother of a college student?

Hope through a Life Lived Well

Lauren Libby
She raised six children while her husband would travel in ministry for months at a time. Four sons and daughters hold PhD’s and all are now adults making valuable contributions to society. But the BIG takeaway from her life was...

Hope in The Midst of Death

Lauren Libby
She simply said, “Your mother died `10 minutes ago.”

Hope for a World in Crisis

Lauren Libby
With commercial airplanes being shot down out of the European skies, and other evidences of the world reaching a danger level not seen in decades, what can be done to deliver desperately needed hope?

An Appointment in Heaven

Lauren Libby
Who will you see in heaven?

Hope in the midst of Grief

Lauren Libby
Today, Lauren shares about how God helped him have hope in a time of deep grief.

Heaven and Hell

Hope from Grief

Lauren Libby
I had breakfast this morning at a local greasy spoon with a friend whose wife died several months ago. We were both experiencing precipitation in our eyes as we reviewed her life.My friend made one amazing statement however! He said...

Hope for the Future

Lauren Libby
The future starts now..right now! Tomorrow, when it becomes today, ceases to be the future and becomes the past.

An Appointment in Heaven

Lauren Libby
Who will you see in heaven?

Jesus

Hope Shapes A Future

Lauren Libby
How can we rob our daughters and sons of their most important building block of Hope and not even realize it?

Hope Through God's Leading

Lauren Libby
Nothing brings Hope like sensing that God is leading you into something or to do something! God’s clear leading is like ...

Hope Through Christmas

Lauren Libby
The day Jesus was born was a turning point for all of mankind!

Hope from Jesus Arrival

Lauren Libby
What if Jesus had not been born?

Hope Through Interdependence

Lauren Libby
When we work together as believers in Jesus we leverage our spiritual resources in lives all around us!

Discipling Among the Lost

Lauren Libby
Did you know we can disciple folks in their faith before they even believe in Jesus?

Doing Good Brings Hope

Lauren Libby
Are you aware that as believers in Jesus we have the power of God available anytime?

Hope in the Middle of the Night

Lauren Libby
Ever wake up at 3 a.m. and your mind begins to go wild? Here's what I do when that happens.

Hope Through Prayer

Lauren Libby
I woke up with a text waiting on my phone, it read, “Hope restored, God has worked, thank you!" What happened?

Hope Comes From Having A Future

Lauren Libby
It’s hard to move to the future by faith when you have lost Hope! President Ronald Reagan gave a speech about...

Hope From Promises in the Bible

Lauren Libby
I first experienced God giving promises as a university student. I was living in a fraternity house with about 65 other young men when...

Hope Through Believing the Truth

Lauren Libby
My son’s term paper gave me Hope in a world where Truth is marginalized!

Hope Through Thinking Like Jesus

Lauren Libby
Let me freely admit I have certain ways of thinking, patterns and rhythms of life that make me comfortable. Thinking like Jesus means weaning myself from ...

Investing Time Brings Hope

Lauren Libby
One morning recently I was thinking and asking The Lord how he would respond to having His “private time” interrupted?

Right Tool for the Right Job

Lauren Libby
I love the Bible! It is so practical! One example of it is...

Hope From Good Leaders

Lauren Libby
Having coffee with a close friend the other morning we began to talk about what makes a good leader. The bottom line was, “...

Hope from Thanksgiving

Lauren Libby
What is the correlation between thanksgiving and hope?

No Accidental Families

Lauren Libby
It is no accident that we are born into our unique family! We really don’t have a choice in the matter. God has...

Hope Through Investing In A Life

Lauren Libby
We all need spiritual mentoring during our entire life. Whether we are young or old, we all have a role to play.

Hope Through Suffering

Lauren Libby
God uses suffering to align us to be more like Jesus! I learned this through the life of a ...

Hope Through Chance Encounters With Others

Lauren Libby
Last summer at a Coffee Shop in sensed God speak directly to me through another life!

Hope Through Influencing Our Environments

Lauren Libby
Ever thought about how we influence the environments in which we work, live and relate?

Hope Comes When Relationships Heal

Lauren Libby
Have you ever experienced a “check” in your spirit after saying something that you felt was not appropriate to another person?

Hope When Life Turns Upside Down

Lauren Libby
"He stated to get up and dropped like a rock face-down in front of me."

Hope From Ashes

Lauren Libby
Ever feel like Peter who had most of his dreams dashed in one night? Then, Jesus met him and...

Hope Through Disappointment

Lauren Libby
From time to time we all face disappointment in life! It can affect us in different ways—even ...

Hope Through a Gift From God

Lauren Libby
Aren’t you glad God didn’t send an impersonal gift? In fact He...

Hope Through Being With Jesus

Lauren Libby
Have you ever felt like Jesus has packed up and left your life?

Hope for the Future

Lauren Libby
God is constantly involved in raising up new generations of women and men who will be more and more transformed into Christ’s image and engaged with others.

Hope Through Character

Lauren Libby
Character is a big topic, particularly in relation to leaders and leadership. Recently I heard a talk that leaders who bring Hope exhibit three things: ...

Hope Through Anxious Times

Lauren Libby
I’ve been writing down occasions when I get anxious and what the anxiety involved. Surprisingly, most ...

Hope Through Spiritually Helping People

Lauren Libby
Jesus told us why he came to earth. He said, “Who needs a doctor; the healthy or the sick? I am here inviting outsiders, not insiders—an invitation to a changed life, changed inside and out.”

Hope Through A Clear Conscience

Lauren Libby
Know what happened? It was like a light going on in my soul. The discouragement

Hope in the Future

Lauren Libby
Last night my wife and I were invited to dinner in the home of a couple in their 20’s. What a great night.

Hope from Discouragement

Lauren Libby
My friend has lived with discouragement for years. A very hard family situation, challenges in life, wondering where he fit with his talents and gifts…yet ...

Hope from Our Children

Lauren Libby
The living room looked like a disaster scene from a toy store. Two small boys were...

Hope from Long Term Friends

Lauren Libby
Then suddenly we stopped, looked at each other and, almost in unison, said,...

Hope Through Your Aspirations

Lauren Libby
What are your aspirations for yourself, your family or others this year?

Hope Through Impossible Circumstances

Lauren Libby
He had been on death row for 13 years! He was allowed four hours a week of exercise in the prison yard under close security.His next response was something I hadn’t expected. He said,...

Hope Through Reflecting On The Past

Lauren Libby
Ever sat down with a notebook and reflected on what Jesus has done for you in the last 12 months? As I wrote, I felt ...

Hope Through a Young Couple's Generosity

Lauren Libby
Millions of people have received Hope because of the sacrificial giving by a young couple giving their lives and resources to Jesus!

Hope Through Stability in Jesus

Lauren Libby
Are you facing changes faster than you can cope with?

Hope Through the Grace of God

Lauren Libby
What is the spiritual secret of a man who, in the midst of his own troubles, can still be of encouragement to others?

Hope Through Separation from God

Lauren Libby
Satan's whole strategy is to...

Hope Gives Courage

Lauren Libby
Of what is courage a byproduct?

Hope by Relying on Others

Lauren Libby
Who are you teaming up with to influence people toward a relationship with Jesus?

Hope for Our Family

Lauren Libby
What is the basic unit God uses of spreading His hope across the earth?

Hope in the Midst of Turmoil

Lauren Libby
What's common between a tsunami and the mother of a college student?

Hope from Encountering Jesus

Lauren Libby
What happens when we experience Jesus over a long and dark time?

A Neighbor Gets Hope

Lauren Libby
My neighbor looked at me and said, “I’m now sixty years old and may have 15 winters left to live. Is there Hope after that?”

Hope Through 404 Not Found

Lauren Libby
Do you ever feel like you have no value, like you don't exist? Well, God has something to say about that.

Hope from Being Used by God

Lauren Libby
How did God use a dessert in my life?

Hope Through Environments of Grace

Lauren Libby
What is it that makes a life lived in Jesus attractive?

Hope Through Encouraging Others

Lauren Libby
What is it about somebody who uplifts your spirit and encourages you? What happens when you live a life in harmony with Jesus?

Losing Hope through Religious Activities

Lauren Libby
Have you ever been worn out by religious activity?

Hope through Gods Promises

Lauren Libby
Promises from the Word of God are a source of true Hope!

Hope in Destiny

Lauren Libby
People of destiny are born every day.Jesus was a man born with a destiny. Granted, He was God. But...

Hope in Communication

Lauren Libby
I remember a close friend of mine saying, “When you talk through a conflict, it is like...

Hope in Abandonment

Lauren Libby
When you’re feeling abandoned, all it takes for God’s presence to flood your soul is...

Hope through Decision Making

Lauren Libby
Every now and then we make decisions of gigantic proportions in our personal lives!How do you make these huge decisions? Consider these three steps...

Hope through Jesus Presence

Lauren Libby
As we sat viewing the beauty of Glacier National Park, we talked about what really mattered in life. What are the things that bring Hope into life?

Hope through Future Possibility

Lauren Libby
Two young ladies were discussing future wedding plans. You could just hear Hope in their voices as they planned for the future. One of them said, “you know, I’ve...

Hope through Faith

Lauren Libby
Several weeks ago I visited a company that was headed for hard times because corporate Hope had disappeared internally in the company. What are some of the symptoms of losing “Corporate Hope?” When...

Hope through a Life Lived Well

Lauren Libby
She raised six children while her husband would travel in ministry for months at a time. Four sons and daughters hold PhD’s and all are now adults making valuable contributions to society. But the BIG takeaway from her life was...

Hope from a Broken Marriage

Lauren Libby
What kind of Hope has the potential to influence not only a teenage boy headed into life but for generations to come?

Hope from Grief

Lauren Libby
I had breakfast this morning at a local greasy spoon with a friend whose wife died several months ago. We were both experiencing precipitation in our eyes as we reviewed her life.My friend made one amazing statement however! He said...

Hope from Debt Paid

Lauren Libby
Are you having a bad day? Did you just get bad news on top of bad news? Is there no hope on the horizon? Maybe you are primed for a surprise from Jesus. Last week I...

Leading in Future Careers

Lauren Libby
When a dream is shattered ushering in a sense of hopelessness, what can you do? How did the Libby family handle it?

Hope in Impossible Circumstances

Lauren Libby
When things look Hopeless it is time to believe Jesus for a new future scenario! He has done it time and again. Several of us were locked into an impossible business situation a few years ago. We faced a future co...

Hope Through Relationships

Lauren Libby
This morning I was at Starbucks. A couple of men and women were sitting at the table to my right. One of the women said, “I just don’t think there is ANY hope for that relationship!” I listened further and it became apparent that ...

Hope from God's Gift to Us

Lauren Libby
Last week I was talking with a couple that owns a small business about the future.The wife looked at me and said, “Why should we invest in getting bigger when we have no Hope that it will make any difference in our business or community?” The husband then responded, our ec...

Hope Through Loving Others

Lauren Libby
Last week Jesus used a friend to illuminate a situation in which I had not displayed love toward another person. How?

Being Rescued from the Future

Lauren Libby
Am you living in such a way that you are expectantly capturing all the wonderful opportunities Jesus brings along today? How can you?

Hope from Having a World Vision

Lauren Libby
Several years ago I returned from a trip to Cuba. This promise to Jesus from God the Father is coming true in Cuba today! How?

Hope from Impossible Tasks

Lauren Libby
What can you do when you feel like all your efforts, time investment and hard work is bringing little or no return?

Hope Through Fearful Relationships

Lauren Libby
Ever sat down to make a phone call and fear grips your soul?Ever put off contact with people because of the fear of rejection?Fear can...

Hope Through Self Reflection

Lauren Libby
Last Friday night I was asked to talk on the devastating effect of pride and the positive spiritual effects of humility. Humility, in a true spiritual sense, is...

Hope Through Praise

Lauren Libby
When was the last time you took some time to say thank you and praise Jesus for who He is and what He has done for us?

Hope Through Environments of Grace

Lauren Libby
A friend of mine rang my cell phone with this statement. “I’ve been asking God to touch a friend to have a heart that is warming toward a relationship with Jesus.” My friend related at least...

Hope When Consumed with Guilt

Lauren Libby
What do you feel God can’t forgive in your life?

Hope from a Waitress

Lauren Libby
I explained that having a booth could save a marriage in Jesus’ name. Tears came to her eyes and ...

Hope From Our Birthday

Lauren Libby
I approached this year’s birthday with unrest! I sensed a gap between expectations and the reality of experience—personally and spiritually.One Saturday morning I lis...

Hope From a Wingnut

Lauren Libby
Has anyone ever told you that you are the best "wing-nut" they ever met?

Hope From God's Gift

Lauren Libby
The other day I was staring at my computer screen, contemplating buying several gifts via the Internet. I realized how depersonalized our culture has become. How does that relate to Jesus?

Hope from Being Enslaved by Wants

Lauren Libby
How can Jesus help me to not be enslaved by wants?

Hope Through Friendship with Jesus

Lauren Libby
It would be wise to answer this question correctly: "Who is your closest friend?"

Hope Through Impacting Your Community

Lauren Libby
Several years ago I was with a group of 50 people who were making a spiritual impact on their community.

Hope for Students

Lauren Libby
Frankly, I see Hope for the future because of the generation now on college campuses.

Hope Drives Everything

Lauren Libby
Most notable accomplishments have come from people who see a future and...

Jesus Gives Hope to Children

Lauren Libby
Jesus wanted to give the next generation a good dose of ...

Hope Because Jesus Provides for Us

Lauren Libby
My Hope tank was filled with a Life Lesson of Jesus’ taking care of me because ...

What Causes You to Lose Hope

Lauren Libby
What is the cure for when you lose hope?

Hope Through Small Groups

Lauren Libby
"Frankly without that time together, I am not sure I would have survived." What time is Lauren talking about?

Hope through Decision-making continued

Lauren Libby
Do I talk to Jesus, ask for him to move circumstances and hearts of people?

Hope Through Fellow Believers

Lauren Libby
“Is it really necessary to spend time with others who love Jesus?”

Hope Through Giving Your Life to Others

Lauren Libby
Last week I was having lunch with someone who has been struggling with depression. How in the world can a person with deep depression have Hope in life? Let me suggest ...

Hope through Decision-making

Lauren Libby
How can you make confident decisions rather than fearful ones?

Hope through the call on our Lives

Lauren Libby
Our first “Calling” is to get to know Jesus as a person. Once we have that sorted out God begins to open avenues of contribution as we depend on Him.

Hope Through Internal Change

Lauren Libby
The greatest way to bring Hope to others is by the example of an ...

Hope Through Full-Time Ministry

Lauren Libby
"He asked me if he should quit his job and go into “fulltime” Christian work". Lauren's response may surprise you.

Hope Through Planning

Lauren Libby
Every year I sit down, open my spiritual journal and Bible and ask The Lord for an emphasis for the coming year. This year...

Give People Hope

Lauren Libby
My note to myself. I can dramatically change the tone and tenor of my home, workplace and community by

Hope Through Authenticity

Lauren Libby
How honest are you when people ask how you am doing?

Hope Through the Next Generation

Lauren Libby
Why would God be interested in our children?

Hope Through Prayer

Lauren Libby
Was it merely a coincidence or was it because of prayer?

Hope Through Death

Lauren Libby
Have you ever sensed God wrenching something out of your life that means everything in the world to you?

Hope for a World in Crisis

Lauren Libby
With commercial airplanes being shot down out of the European skies, and other evidences of the world reaching a danger level not seen in decades, what can be done to deliver desperately needed hope?

Hope Through Broken Relationships

Lauren Libby
What can Jesus do about my broken relationships?

Hope Through Loneliness

Lauren Libby
How can you cope with feelings of loneliness?

Hope Through Suffering

Lauren Libby
As followers of Jesus are we exempt from suffering?

Hope for the Future

Lauren Libby
How can I cope with concerns about what may or may not happen tomorrow?

Hope for the Non Believer

Lauren Libby
Who do you know that is living in quiet desperation?

Hope for Direction in Life

Lauren Libby
How do we know which way is forward?

Hope in the Midst of Life's Storms

Lauren Libby
What can you do when the storms of life threaten?

Answered Prayer

Lauren Libby
What do you and I need to be persistent in praying for?

Hope Brings Transformation

Lauren Libby
How does real, personal transformation come about?

Hope Comes Through Loving Others

Lauren Libby
How can we bring Hope to those who haven’t encountered Jesus?

Help Others Get Hope

Lauren Libby
How can I be an "Insider for Jesus" helping people get hope in life?

Hope in the Midst of Worry

Lauren Libby
What can I do instead of worry?

The Listening Ear

Lauren Libby
Ever wonder why we have two ears but only one mouth?

An Appointment in Heaven

Lauren Libby
Who will you see in heaven?

Hope in Death

Lauren Libby
How much impact can a life committed to Jesus really have?

Maintaining Hope in Impossible Situations

Lauren Libby
What are four secrets for happiness?

Mentoring

Lauren Libby
How can I invest my life so it pays eternal dividends?

Blessing Others

Lauren Libby
How can blessing others change things?

Integrity Brings Hope

Lauren Libby
So if integrity is more than just being honest, what is it?

Flying in Formation

Lauren Libby
Who are you stirring up "to love and good works"?

True Spirituality

Lauren Libby
Is it possible to be "spiritual" yet not know Jesus?

A Life of Destiny

Lauren Libby
Were you born into a life of "Destiny"?

Living in Community

Lauren Libby
What can happen when we work together as believers in Jesus?

The Holy Spirit

Lauren Libby
How can the Holy Spirit make my life make a difference?

Joy

Lauren Libby
What is real joy? What is your source of real joy?

Fear

Lauren Libby
How do we cope with fear?

Hope

Lauren Libby
The loss of Hope is devastating! Jesus came to planet earth to give Hope.

Conflict

Lauren Libby
Jesus came to resolve the ultimate conflict between humans and...

Hope in Impossible Circumstances

Lauren Libby
What incredible recent event reminded Lauren Libby that Hope is available anytime, anyplace?

Hope in the Midst of Religious Activity

Lauren Libby
Are you tired and burned out on religion?

Hope in Political Uncertainty

Lauren Libby
"I don’t know about you but that gives me purpose and Hope…long term purpose and Hope!" What is it that Lauren Libby is talking about so confidently? Listen in to find out.

Hope Through the Discipline of Quietness

Lauren Libby
Jesus knows what it is to live a harried life; He knows what it is to live with unfulfilled expectation, uncertainties and multiple demands. Lauren Libby shares how that can help you today.

Hope in the Midst of a Busy Schedule

Lauren Libby
Jesus had the formula for keeping Hope in life. Listen to Lauren Libby share the formula on this episode of Get Hope.

Hope from Losing Control

Lauren Libby
So who is in the driver's seat of your life?

Hope from Struggling with Burdens

Lauren Libby
What is the one thing that if solved would bring energy back to your soul?

Hope from Stories

Lauren Libby
People love a good story, especially from the "Story Teller".

Hope from Believing in Prayer

Lauren Libby
A group of folks got together every Friday morning for 20 years near a college campus to ask God to bring people into relationship with Him and that students would go to every part of the world in Jesus’ name. What happened?

Giving Brings Hope

Lauren Libby
What are we to think of those Christians who ask us for resources for Kingdom work?

Giving Hope by Sharing Our Lives

Lauren Libby
June and I made it a point to be “real” with people…to share our true selves with folks. So, what was a result?

Hope in Mutual Experiences

Lauren Libby
How can God bring about hope from folks we meet?

Hope Through New Starts in Life

Lauren Libby
What a privilege! I immediately said yes! Why the quick yes?

Hope for a Man at the End of Life

Lauren Libby
Do you only have a survival mentality?

Kids

Hope from Our Children

Lauren Libby
The living room looked like a disaster scene from a toy store. Two small boys were...

Spreading Hope To Families

Lauren Libby
One of his parting statements was, “You can’t have future hope without ...

Faith

Lauren Libby
Am I willing to change the course of my life based upon what God seems to be speaking to me?

Leadership

Hope in Being Rescued from a Fearful Life

Lauren Libby
One of the biggest reasons I sense personally that God doesn’t use our lives more is because of a sense of ...

Right Tool for the Right Job

Lauren Libby
I love the Bible! It is so practical! One example of it is...

Hope From Good Leaders

Lauren Libby
Having coffee with a close friend the other morning we began to talk about what makes a good leader. The bottom line was, “...

Hope by Moving Forward

Lauren Libby
More than 20 years ago a mentor of mine used to say, “...life.” Over the years, I’ve learned the wisdom of that statement. What was it he said that was so wise?

The 4 C's of Leadership Give Hope

Lauren Libby
Do you know and practice the "4 C's of Leadership what give hope?

Hope Through Investing In A Life

Lauren Libby
We all need spiritual mentoring during our entire life. Whether we are young or old, we all have a role to play.

Hope Through Character

Lauren Libby
Character is a big topic, particularly in relation to leaders and leadership. Recently I heard a talk that leaders who bring Hope exhibit three things: ...

Hope from Discouragement

Lauren Libby
My friend has lived with discouragement for years. A very hard family situation, challenges in life, wondering where he fit with his talents and gifts…yet ...

Hope from Courage

Lauren Libby
Courage is the catalyst that enables great things to be done in Jesus’ name.

Leaders Bring Hope

Lauren Libby
How can you bring hope to a group?

Hope through Decision-making continued

Lauren Libby
Do I talk to Jesus, ask for him to move circumstances and hearts of people?

Hope through Decision-making

Lauren Libby
How can you make confident decisions rather than fearful ones?

Hope Through Attitudes

Lauren Libby
Have you noticed how attitudes convey the true feelings of our hearts?

Hope from Trust

Lauren Libby
Ever had your child say to you, “You don’t trust me!”?

Help Others Get Hope

Lauren Libby
How can I be an "Insider for Jesus" helping people get hope in life?

The Listening Ear

Lauren Libby
Ever wonder why we have two ears but only one mouth?

Mentoring

Lauren Libby
How can I invest my life so it pays eternal dividends?

Blessing Others

Lauren Libby
How can blessing others change things?

Integrity Brings Hope

Lauren Libby
So if integrity is more than just being honest, what is it?

Flying in Formation

Lauren Libby
Who are you stirring up "to love and good works"?

Life Influencers

Lauren Libby
Who would you list as one of the most influential people in your life?

Leadership

Lauren Libby
What are the three "C's" of leadership?

Hope from Deferred Circumstances

Lauren Libby
What is it about hope that makes it a valuable ingredient in life?

A Me Focused Life Can Rob Others of Hope

Lauren Libby
What impact will your decisions and actions have on those who come after you, such as your children and grandchildren?

Hope from Losing Control

Lauren Libby
So who is in the driver's seat of your life?

Loss of Hope through Frivolous Decisions

Lauren Libby
How much do you really know what you are doing? Do you contemplate likely consequences of seemingly small decisions or actions on your part?

Hope from the Selection of a Leader

Lauren Libby
What happened when 5 people committed themselves to pray?

Marriage & Family

Hope Shapes A Future

Lauren Libby
How can we rob our daughters and sons of their most important building block of Hope and not even realize it?

Hope in Taking Risk

Lauren Libby
What is it that opens opportunity and keeps us fresh spiritually?

Hope Through Christmas

Lauren Libby
The day Jesus was born was a turning point for all of mankind!

No Accidental Families

Lauren Libby
It is no accident that we are born into our unique family! We really don’t have a choice in the matter. God has...

Hope Through Influencing Our Environments

Lauren Libby
Ever thought about how we influence the environments in which we work, live and relate?

Hope Through Family Support

Lauren Libby
The book of “Ruth” in the Bible is an “Oasis of Grace!” Tragedy has struck in a Jewish family. A women named Naomi’s husband died suddenly in a foreign land, then her sons ...

Hope in the Future

Lauren Libby
Last night my wife and I were invited to dinner in the home of a couple in their 20’s. What a great night.

Hope from Discouragement

Lauren Libby
My friend has lived with discouragement for years. A very hard family situation, challenges in life, wondering where he fit with his talents and gifts…yet ...

Hope from Our Children

Lauren Libby
The living room looked like a disaster scene from a toy store. Two small boys were...

Hope Through Reflecting On The Past

Lauren Libby
Ever sat down with a notebook and reflected on what Jesus has done for you in the last 12 months? As I wrote, I felt ...

Hope Through Stability in Jesus

Lauren Libby
Are you facing changes faster than you can cope with?

Hope Through the Grace of God

Lauren Libby
What is the spiritual secret of a man who, in the midst of his own troubles, can still be of encouragement to others?

Hope Through Wisdom

Lauren Libby
What happens when we ask God for wisdom?

Hope for Our Family

Lauren Libby
What is the basic unit God uses of spreading His hope across the earth?

Hope from Dysfunction

Lauren Libby
What hope is there for God to use a dysfunctional family?

Hope through Spiritual Generations

Lauren Libby
Generations are a pervasive theme in the Bible!

Hope in Communication

Lauren Libby
I remember a close friend of mine saying, “When you talk through a conflict, it is like...

Hope from a Broken Marriage

Lauren Libby
What kind of Hope has the potential to influence not only a teenage boy headed into life but for generations to come?

Hope from Grief

Lauren Libby
I had breakfast this morning at a local greasy spoon with a friend whose wife died several months ago. We were both experiencing precipitation in our eyes as we reviewed her life.My friend made one amazing statement however! He said...

Hope Through Relationships

Lauren Libby
This morning I was at Starbucks. A couple of men and women were sitting at the table to my right. One of the women said, “I just don’t think there is ANY hope for that relationship!” I listened further and it became apparent that ...

Hope When Consumed with Guilt

Lauren Libby
What do you feel God can’t forgive in your life?

Hope from a Waitress

Lauren Libby
I explained that having a booth could save a marriage in Jesus’ name. Tears came to her eyes and ...

Hope From Our Birthday

Lauren Libby
I approached this year’s birthday with unrest! I sensed a gap between expectations and the reality of experience—personally and spiritually.One Saturday morning I lis...

Changes in Life

Lauren Libby
Jesus prepares us and does not leave us alone in the “change process.”

Hope for Students

Lauren Libby
Frankly, I see Hope for the future because of the generation now on college campuses.

Hope Through Discouragement

Lauren Libby
The wedding day came and everything was ready but the wedding didn’t happen…until...

Hope Through the Next Generation

Lauren Libby
Why would God be interested in our children?

Hope Through Broken Relationships

Lauren Libby
What can Jesus do about my broken relationships?

Hope for Our Children

Lauren Libby
Are you investing in the most important mentorees you will ever have, your children?

Hope for the Non Believer

Lauren Libby
Who do you know that is living in quiet desperation?

Help Others Get Hope

Lauren Libby
How can I be an "Insider for Jesus" helping people get hope in life?

Hope in the Midst of Worry

Lauren Libby
What can I do instead of worry?

Mentoring

Lauren Libby
How can I invest my life so it pays eternal dividends?

Blessing Others

Lauren Libby
How can blessing others change things?

Faith

Lauren Libby
Am I willing to change the course of my life based upon what God seems to be speaking to me?

Hope from Deferred Circumstances

Lauren Libby
What is it about hope that makes it a valuable ingredient in life?

Hope Through New Birth

Lauren Libby
In the midst of all the news about bombings and killings, why would Lauren Libby reiterate that every new life is precious?

Generational Hope

Lauren Libby
“God messages” are important enough to be passed down through generations.

Words Can Bring Hope

Lauren Libby
Words are incredibly important and powerful. How seriously do you take them?

A Me Focused Life Can Rob Others of Hope

Lauren Libby
What impact will your decisions and actions have on those who come after you, such as your children and grandchildren?

Loss of Hope through Frivolous Decisions

Lauren Libby
How much do you really know what you are doing? Do you contemplate likely consequences of seemingly small decisions or actions on your part?

A Life without Hope in this Life

Lauren Libby
How could she rejoice at a time of despair?

Hope Through New Starts in Life

Lauren Libby
What a privilege! I immediately said yes! Why the quick yes?

Men

Life Influencers

Lauren Libby
Who would you list as one of the most influential people in your life?

Missions & Service

Hope Through A Bright Future

Lauren Libby
How could there be a counter-cultural culture in the midst of economic uncertainty and instability?

Hope Through God's Leading

Lauren Libby
Nothing brings Hope like sensing that God is leading you into something or to do something! God’s clear leading is like ...

Hope Through Interdependence

Lauren Libby
When we work together as believers in Jesus we leverage our spiritual resources in lives all around us!

Discipling Among the Lost

Lauren Libby
Did you know we can disciple folks in their faith before they even believe in Jesus?

Doing Good Brings Hope

Lauren Libby
Are you aware that as believers in Jesus we have the power of God available anytime?

Invest in Hope

Lauren Libby
Giving hope, brings hope. Care to hear an example?

Carrying Hope to a Dark World

Lauren Libby
I have a friend who is cynical and always sees a glass of water half empty instead of half full! Why?

Hope in Being Rescued from a Fearful Life

Lauren Libby
One of the biggest reasons I sense personally that God doesn’t use our lives more is because of a sense of ...

Hope From Promises in the Bible

Lauren Libby
I first experienced God giving promises as a university student. I was living in a fraternity house with about 65 other young men when...

Hope Through Believing the Truth

Lauren Libby
My son’s term paper gave me Hope in a world where Truth is marginalized!

Investing Time Brings Hope

Lauren Libby
One morning recently I was thinking and asking The Lord how he would respond to having His “private time” interrupted?

Not Being Afraid to Bring Hope

Lauren Libby
One morning I drove up in front of the restaurant and noticed the owner’s old Cadillac was not in it’s usual parking place. I walked into the restaurant and sat down. The server came over to my table and I asked, “Where’s Roger?” Listen in to find out.

Right Tool for the Right Job

Lauren Libby
I love the Bible! It is so practical! One example of it is...

Hope by Moving Forward

Lauren Libby
More than 20 years ago a mentor of mine used to say, “...life.” Over the years, I’ve learned the wisdom of that statement. What was it he said that was so wise?

The 4 C's of Leadership Give Hope

Lauren Libby
Do you know and practice the "4 C's of Leadership what give hope?

Hope Through Investing In A Life

Lauren Libby
We all need spiritual mentoring during our entire life. Whether we are young or old, we all have a role to play.

Hope Comes When Relationships Heal

Lauren Libby
Have you ever experienced a “check” in your spirit after saying something that you felt was not appropriate to another person?

Hope From Ashes

Lauren Libby
Ever feel like Peter who had most of his dreams dashed in one night? Then, Jesus met him and...

Hope Through Disappointment

Lauren Libby
From time to time we all face disappointment in life! It can affect us in different ways—even ...

Hope Through Wisdom

Lauren Libby
I have a friend of over 25 years. He doesn’t have a lot of money but he is the richest ...

Hope Through Being With Jesus

Lauren Libby
Have you ever felt like Jesus has packed up and left your life?

Hope for the Future

Lauren Libby
God is constantly involved in raising up new generations of women and men who will be more and more transformed into Christ’s image and engaged with others.

Hope Through Character

Lauren Libby
Character is a big topic, particularly in relation to leaders and leadership. Recently I heard a talk that leaders who bring Hope exhibit three things: ...

Hope Through Spiritually Helping People

Lauren Libby
Jesus told us why he came to earth. He said, “Who needs a doctor; the healthy or the sick? I am here inviting outsiders, not insiders—an invitation to a changed life, changed inside and out.”

Hope Through A Clear Conscience

Lauren Libby
Know what happened? It was like a light going on in my soul. The discouragement

Hope in the Future

Lauren Libby
Last night my wife and I were invited to dinner in the home of a couple in their 20’s. What a great night.

Hope Through Separation from God

Lauren Libby
Satan's whole strategy is to...

Hope Through Wisdom

Lauren Libby
What happens when we ask God for wisdom?

Hope Gives Courage

Lauren Libby
Of what is courage a byproduct?

Hope by Relying on Others

Lauren Libby
Who are you teaming up with to influence people toward a relationship with Jesus?

Hope by Relating to Others

Lauren Libby
What conclusion has Lauren come to regarding you and others?

Hope Through 404 Not Found

Lauren Libby
Do you ever feel like you have no value, like you don't exist? Well, God has something to say about that.

Hope from Being Used by God

Lauren Libby
How did God use a dessert in my life?

Hope in Our Personal Calling from God

Lauren Libby
Who is it that God calls?

Hope Through Environments of Grace

Lauren Libby
What is it that makes a life lived in Jesus attractive?

Hope Through Encouraging Others

Lauren Libby
What is it about somebody who uplifts your spirit and encourages you? What happens when you live a life in harmony with Jesus?

Losing Hope through Religious Activities

Lauren Libby
Have you ever been worn out by religious activity?

Hope through Gods Promises

Lauren Libby
Promises from the Word of God are a source of true Hope!

Hope in Destiny

Lauren Libby
People of destiny are born every day.Jesus was a man born with a destiny. Granted, He was God. But...

Hope in Communication

Lauren Libby
I remember a close friend of mine saying, “When you talk through a conflict, it is like...

Hope through Decision Making

Lauren Libby
Every now and then we make decisions of gigantic proportions in our personal lives!How do you make these huge decisions? Consider these three steps...

Hope through Jesus Presence

Lauren Libby
As we sat viewing the beauty of Glacier National Park, we talked about what really mattered in life. What are the things that bring Hope into life?

Hope in Impossible Situations (Gideon Story)

Lauren Libby
How can someone, insignificant to most people bring Hope to an impossible situation?

Hope Through Loving Others

Lauren Libby
Last week Jesus used a friend to illuminate a situation in which I had not displayed love toward another person. How?

Being Rescued from the Future

Lauren Libby
Am you living in such a way that you are expectantly capturing all the wonderful opportunities Jesus brings along today? How can you?

Hope from Having a World Vision

Lauren Libby
Several years ago I returned from a trip to Cuba. This promise to Jesus from God the Father is coming true in Cuba today! How?

Hope from Impossible Tasks

Lauren Libby
What can you do when you feel like all your efforts, time investment and hard work is bringing little or no return?

Hope from Courage

Lauren Libby
Courage is the catalyst that enables great things to be done in Jesus’ name.

Hope Through Fearful Relationships

Lauren Libby
Ever sat down to make a phone call and fear grips your soul?Ever put off contact with people because of the fear of rejection?Fear can...

Friends and Hope

Lauren Libby
The thing that consumes the most thought and emotional energy in your life is your god!

Hope Through Self Reflection

Lauren Libby
Last Friday night I was asked to talk on the devastating effect of pride and the positive spiritual effects of humility. Humility, in a true spiritual sense, is...

Hope from Being Special in God's Eyes

Lauren Libby
Have you ever stopped to think how special you are in God’s eyes?

Hope from Seeing God's Work

Lauren Libby
An observation…one person can make a difference! I met a lady who ...

Hope Through Praise

Lauren Libby
When was the last time you took some time to say thank you and praise Jesus for who He is and what He has done for us?

Hope From a Wingnut

Lauren Libby
Has anyone ever told you that you are the best "wing-nut" they ever met?

Hope for the Future

Lauren Libby
The future starts now..right now! Tomorrow, when it becomes today, ceases to be the future and becomes the past.

Hope Through Friendship with Jesus

Lauren Libby
It would be wise to answer this question correctly: "Who is your closest friend?"

Hope Through Impacting Your Community

Lauren Libby
Several years ago I was with a group of 50 people who were making a spiritual impact on their community.

Hope Through Advancing the Kingdom of God

Lauren Libby
“The Kingdom of God has never been advanced by men and women of caution…but by men and women of Hope in the promises of God.”

Hope from Being a Part of God's Work in the World

Lauren Libby
The group of over 3,000 people was the product of a group of 300 individuals who had gathered at the same spot 20 years earlier.

Being Tired Can Cause Us to Lose Hope

Lauren Libby
When you are "bone crushing tired" what is the most important thing you should do?

Hope Through Small Groups

Lauren Libby
"Frankly without that time together, I am not sure I would have survived." What time is Lauren talking about?

Hope Through Fellow Believers

Lauren Libby
“Is it really necessary to spend time with others who love Jesus?”

Hope through the call on our Lives

Lauren Libby
Our first “Calling” is to get to know Jesus as a person. Once we have that sorted out God begins to open avenues of contribution as we depend on Him.

Hope Through Internal Change

Lauren Libby
The greatest way to bring Hope to others is by the example of an ...

Hope Through Full-Time Ministry

Lauren Libby
"He asked me if he should quit his job and go into “fulltime” Christian work". Lauren's response may surprise you.

Hope Through Planning

Lauren Libby
Every year I sit down, open my spiritual journal and Bible and ask The Lord for an emphasis for the coming year. This year...

Hope from Purpose in this Life

Lauren Libby
Who would imagine that we would get Hope from having a Job Description from God?

Hope for Direction in Life

Lauren Libby
How do we know which way is forward?

Hope in Death

Lauren Libby
How much impact can a life committed to Jesus really have?

Maintaining Hope in Impossible Situations

Lauren Libby
What are four secrets for happiness?

Life Influencers

Lauren Libby
Who would you list as one of the most influential people in your life?

A Life of Destiny

Lauren Libby
Were you born into a life of "Destiny"?

Faith

Lauren Libby
Am I willing to change the course of my life based upon what God seems to be speaking to me?

Hope in the Midst of Religious Activity

Lauren Libby
Are you tired and burned out on religion?

Hope in Political Uncertainty

Lauren Libby
"I don’t know about you but that gives me purpose and Hope…long term purpose and Hope!" What is it that Lauren Libby is talking about so confidently? Listen in to find out.

Hope Through the Discipline of Quietness

Lauren Libby
Jesus knows what it is to live a harried life; He knows what it is to live with unfulfilled expectation, uncertainties and multiple demands. Lauren Libby shares how that can help you today.

Hope in the Midst of a Busy Schedule

Lauren Libby
Jesus had the formula for keeping Hope in life. Listen to Lauren Libby share the formula on this episode of Get Hope.

Hope through Blessings

Lauren Libby
What's happening of significance in your life?

Hope from Losing Control

Lauren Libby
So who is in the driver's seat of your life?

Hope from Observing Others with Hope

Lauren Libby
Do you have someone who sees the good while others only see the bad?

Hope from the Selection of a Leader

Lauren Libby
What happened when 5 people committed themselves to pray?

Hope from a Life Calling

Lauren Libby
How large is your calling?

Hope from Stories

Lauren Libby
People love a good story, especially from the "Story Teller".

Giving Brings Hope

Lauren Libby
What are we to think of those Christians who ask us for resources for Kingdom work?

Giving Hope by Sharing Our Lives

Lauren Libby
June and I made it a point to be “real” with people…to share our true selves with folks. So, what was a result?

Hope Through New Starts in Life

Lauren Libby
What a privilege! I immediately said yes! Why the quick yes?

Pain and Suffering

Hope from Jesus Arrival

Lauren Libby
What if Jesus had not been born?

Hope Through Interdependence

Lauren Libby
When we work together as believers in Jesus we leverage our spiritual resources in lives all around us!

Hope Through Thinking Like Jesus

Lauren Libby
Let me freely admit I have certain ways of thinking, patterns and rhythms of life that make me comfortable. Thinking like Jesus means weaning myself from ...

Hope Through Suffering

Lauren Libby
God uses suffering to align us to be more like Jesus! I learned this through the life of a ...

Hope When Life Turns Upside Down

Lauren Libby
"He stated to get up and dropped like a rock face-down in front of me."

Hope Through Impossible Circumstances

Lauren Libby
He had been on death row for 13 years! He was allowed four hours a week of exercise in the prison yard under close security.His next response was something I hadn’t expected. He said,...

Hope Through a Young Couple's Generosity

Lauren Libby
Millions of people have received Hope because of the sacrificial giving by a young couple giving their lives and resources to Jesus!

Hope from Encountering Jesus

Lauren Libby
What happens when we experience Jesus over a long and dark time?

Hope Through 404 Not Found

Lauren Libby
Do you ever feel like you have no value, like you don't exist? Well, God has something to say about that.

Hope Through Environments of Grace

Lauren Libby
What is it that makes a life lived in Jesus attractive?

Losing Hope through Religious Activities

Lauren Libby
Have you ever been worn out by religious activity?

Hope through Faith

Lauren Libby
Several weeks ago I visited a company that was headed for hard times because corporate Hope had disappeared internally in the company. What are some of the symptoms of losing “Corporate Hope?” When...

Hope from a Broken Marriage

Lauren Libby
What kind of Hope has the potential to influence not only a teenage boy headed into life but for generations to come?

Hope from Debt Paid

Lauren Libby
Are you having a bad day? Did you just get bad news on top of bad news? Is there no hope on the horizon? Maybe you are primed for a surprise from Jesus. Last week I...

Being Future Centered

Lauren Libby
How do we move from the past to the future?

Hope in Impossible Situations (Gideon Story)

Lauren Libby
How can someone, insignificant to most people bring Hope to an impossible situation?

Hope in Impossible Circumstances

Lauren Libby
When things look Hopeless it is time to believe Jesus for a new future scenario! He has done it time and again. Several of us were locked into an impossible business situation a few years ago. We faced a future co...

Hope Through Advancing the Kingdom of God

Lauren Libby
“The Kingdom of God has never been advanced by men and women of caution…but by men and women of Hope in the promises of God.”

Hope Drives Everything

Lauren Libby
Most notable accomplishments have come from people who see a future and...

Sickness Can Cause Us to Lose Hope

Lauren Libby
Jesus can bring Hope in the worst situations!

Being Tired Can Cause Us to Lose Hope

Lauren Libby
When you are "bone crushing tired" what is the most important thing you should do?

Hope Through Discouragement

Lauren Libby
The wedding day came and everything was ready but the wedding didn’t happen…until...

Hope for a World in Crisis

Lauren Libby
With commercial airplanes being shot down out of the European skies, and other evidences of the world reaching a danger level not seen in decades, what can be done to deliver desperately needed hope?

Hope Through Loneliness

Lauren Libby
How can you cope with feelings of loneliness?

Hope Through Suffering

Lauren Libby
As followers of Jesus are we exempt from suffering?

Hope in the Midst of Worry

Lauren Libby
What can I do instead of worry?

The Listening Ear

Lauren Libby
Ever wonder why we have two ears but only one mouth?

Maintaining Hope in Impossible Situations

Lauren Libby
What are four secrets for happiness?

Flying in Formation

Lauren Libby
Who are you stirring up "to love and good works"?

Be a Giver and not a Taker

Lauren Libby
How can someone change from being a "taker" to being a "giver"?

Hope

Lauren Libby
The loss of Hope is devastating! Jesus came to planet earth to give Hope.

Conflict

Lauren Libby
Jesus came to resolve the ultimate conflict between humans and...

Hope in Impossible Circumstances

Lauren Libby
What incredible recent event reminded Lauren Libby that Hope is available anytime, anyplace?

Loss of Hope through Frivolous Decisions

Lauren Libby
How much do you really know what you are doing? Do you contemplate likely consequences of seemingly small decisions or actions on your part?

A Life without Hope in this Life

Lauren Libby
How could she rejoice at a time of despair?

Parenting

Jesus Gives Hope to Children

Lauren Libby
Jesus wanted to give the next generation a good dose of ...

The Gift of Giving Our Children Hope

Lauren Libby
"One of the greatest gifts, as parents we can give our children, is an expectant attitude of Hope. It doesn’t come from the amount of money we have, it comes from ..."

Hope Through New Birth

Lauren Libby
In the midst of all the news about bombings and killings, why would Lauren Libby reiterate that every new life is precious?

Generational Hope

Lauren Libby
“God messages” are important enough to be passed down through generations.

Words Can Bring Hope

Lauren Libby
Words are incredibly important and powerful. How seriously do you take them?

A Me Focused Life Can Rob Others of Hope

Lauren Libby
What impact will your decisions and actions have on those who come after you, such as your children and grandchildren?

Physical Health

Hope by Moving Forward

Lauren Libby
More than 20 years ago a mentor of mine used to say, “...life.” Over the years, I’ve learned the wisdom of that statement. What was it he said that was so wise?

Hope Through Suffering

Lauren Libby
God uses suffering to align us to be more like Jesus! I learned this through the life of a ...

Sickness Can Cause Us to Lose Hope

Lauren Libby
Jesus can bring Hope in the worst situations!

Hope Through Loneliness

Lauren Libby
How can you cope with feelings of loneliness?

Fear

Lauren Libby
How do we cope with fear?

A TWR Special Report—The Coronavirus—What You Need to Know

Lauren Libby

Prayer

Hope from Jesus Arrival

Lauren Libby
What if Jesus had not been born?

Doing Good Brings Hope

Lauren Libby
Are you aware that as believers in Jesus we have the power of God available anytime?

Hope in the Middle of the Night

Lauren Libby
Ever wake up at 3 a.m. and your mind begins to go wild? Here's what I do when that happens.

Hope Through Prayer

Lauren Libby
I woke up with a text waiting on my phone, it read, “Hope restored, God has worked, thank you!" What happened?

Hope Through Talking to Jesus

Lauren Libby
Last week a friend called me and outlined a seemingly impossible situation. He ended the conversation with this statement, “Lauren, I honestly don’t even know how to pray about this!!!”

Hope from Thanksgiving

Lauren Libby
What is the correlation between thanksgiving and hope?

Hope Through Chance Encounters With Others

Lauren Libby
Last summer at a Coffee Shop in sensed God speak directly to me through another life!

Hope Through Praise

Lauren Libby
What is praising God? It’s ...

Hope Through Your Aspirations

Lauren Libby
What are your aspirations for yourself, your family or others this year?

Hope from Encountering Jesus

Lauren Libby
What happens when we experience Jesus over a long and dark time?

Churchill - A Carrier of Hope

Lauren Libby
What did Churchill and my Dad have in common that I want to emulate?

Hope through Gods Promises

Lauren Libby
Promises from the Word of God are a source of true Hope!

Hope through Spiritual Generations

Lauren Libby
Generations are a pervasive theme in the Bible!

Hope in Abandonment

Lauren Libby
When you’re feeling abandoned, all it takes for God’s presence to flood your soul is...

Hope through Decision Making

Lauren Libby
Every now and then we make decisions of gigantic proportions in our personal lives!How do you make these huge decisions? Consider these three steps...

Leading in Future Careers

Lauren Libby
When a dream is shattered ushering in a sense of hopelessness, what can you do? How did the Libby family handle it?

Hope for a New Year

Lauren Libby
Last year as the New Year dawned, I caught myself, instead of being encouraged, being a bit discouraged about starting a new year. So I ...

Hope Through Environments of Grace

Lauren Libby
A friend of mine rang my cell phone with this statement. “I’ve been asking God to touch a friend to have a heart that is warming toward a relationship with Jesus.” My friend related at least...

Hope From Our Birthday

Lauren Libby
I approached this year’s birthday with unrest! I sensed a gap between expectations and the reality of experience—personally and spiritually.One Saturday morning I lis...

Sickness Can Cause Us to Lose Hope

Lauren Libby
Jesus can bring Hope in the worst situations!

What Causes You to Lose Hope

Lauren Libby
What is the cure for when you lose hope?

Hope through Decision-making continued

Lauren Libby
Do I talk to Jesus, ask for him to move circumstances and hearts of people?

Hope Through Prayer

Lauren Libby
Was it merely a coincidence or was it because of prayer?

Hope for the Future

Lauren Libby
How can I cope with concerns about what may or may not happen tomorrow?

Hope for Direction in Life

Lauren Libby
How do we know which way is forward?

Hope in the Midst of Life's Storms

Lauren Libby
What can you do when the storms of life threaten?

Answered Prayer

Lauren Libby
What do you and I need to be persistent in praying for?

Hope Brings Transformation

Lauren Libby
How does real, personal transformation come about?

Be a Giver and not a Taker

Lauren Libby
How can someone change from being a "taker" to being a "giver"?

Living in Community

Lauren Libby
What can happen when we work together as believers in Jesus?

The Holy Spirit

Lauren Libby
How can the Holy Spirit make my life make a difference?

Joy

Lauren Libby
What is real joy? What is your source of real joy?

Hope Through the Discipline of Quietness

Lauren Libby
Jesus knows what it is to live a harried life; He knows what it is to live with unfulfilled expectation, uncertainties and multiple demands. Lauren Libby shares how that can help you today.

Hope in the Midst of a Busy Schedule

Lauren Libby
Jesus had the formula for keeping Hope in life. Listen to Lauren Libby share the formula on this episode of Get Hope.

Hope through Blessings

Lauren Libby
What's happening of significance in your life?

Hope from the Selection of a Leader

Lauren Libby
What happened when 5 people committed themselves to pray?

Hope from Struggling with Burdens

Lauren Libby
What is the one thing that if solved would bring energy back to your soul?

Hope from Believing in Prayer

Lauren Libby
A group of folks got together every Friday morning for 20 years near a college campus to ask God to bring people into relationship with Him and that students would go to every part of the world in Jesus’ name. What happened?

Salvation

Hope From Promises in the Bible

Lauren Libby
I first experienced God giving promises as a university student. I was living in a fraternity house with about 65 other young men when...

Hope Through Thinking Like Jesus

Lauren Libby
Let me freely admit I have certain ways of thinking, patterns and rhythms of life that make me comfortable. Thinking like Jesus means weaning myself from ...

Not Being Afraid to Bring Hope

Lauren Libby
One morning I drove up in front of the restaurant and noticed the owner’s old Cadillac was not in it’s usual parking place. I walked into the restaurant and sat down. The server came over to my table and I asked, “Where’s Roger?” Listen in to find out.

Hope Through a Gift From God

Lauren Libby
Aren’t you glad God didn’t send an impersonal gift? In fact He...

Hope Through Family Support

Lauren Libby
The book of “Ruth” in the Bible is an “Oasis of Grace!” Tragedy has struck in a Jewish family. A women named Naomi’s husband died suddenly in a foreign land, then her sons ...

Hope from Being Used by God

Lauren Libby
How did God use a dessert in my life?

Hope from Debt Paid

Lauren Libby
Are you having a bad day? Did you just get bad news on top of bad news? Is there no hope on the horizon? Maybe you are primed for a surprise from Jesus. Last week I...

Hope Through Loving Others

Lauren Libby
Last week Jesus used a friend to illuminate a situation in which I had not displayed love toward another person. How?

Hope Through Environments of Grace

Lauren Libby
A friend of mine rang my cell phone with this statement. “I’ve been asking God to touch a friend to have a heart that is warming toward a relationship with Jesus.” My friend related at least...

Hope Through Prayer

Lauren Libby
Was it merely a coincidence or was it because of prayer?

Hope Brings Transformation

Lauren Libby
How does real, personal transformation come about?

Hope Comes Through Loving Others

Lauren Libby
How can we bring Hope to those who haven’t encountered Jesus?

Living in Community

Lauren Libby
What can happen when we work together as believers in Jesus?

Hope in Impossible Circumstances

Lauren Libby
What incredible recent event reminded Lauren Libby that Hope is available anytime, anyplace?

Hope for a Man at the End of Life

Lauren Libby
Do you only have a survival mentality?

Stress

Hope in the Middle of the Night

Lauren Libby
Ever wake up at 3 a.m. and your mind begins to go wild? Here's what I do when that happens.

Hope Through Anxious Times

Lauren Libby
I’ve been writing down occasions when I get anxious and what the anxiety involved. Surprisingly, most ...

Hope Through a Transparent Life

Lauren Libby
Ever wonder how God will lead you as the future materializes?

Being Future Centered

Lauren Libby
How do we move from the past to the future?

Leading in Future Careers

Lauren Libby
When a dream is shattered ushering in a sense of hopelessness, what can you do? How did the Libby family handle it?

Changes in Life

Lauren Libby
Jesus prepares us and does not leave us alone in the “change process.”

What Causes You to Lose Hope

Lauren Libby
What is the cure for when you lose hope?

Teens

Hope for Students

Lauren Libby
Frankly, I see Hope for the future because of the generation now on college campuses.

Hope Through the Next Generation

Lauren Libby
Why would God be interested in our children?

Temptation

Hope from Being Enslaved by Wants

Lauren Libby
How can Jesus help me to not be enslaved by wants?

Who is God?

Hope Through God's Leading

Lauren Libby
Nothing brings Hope like sensing that God is leading you into something or to do something! God’s clear leading is like ...

Hope From Good Leaders

Lauren Libby
Having coffee with a close friend the other morning we began to talk about what makes a good leader. The bottom line was, “...

Hope Through Chance Encounters With Others

Lauren Libby
Last summer at a Coffee Shop in sensed God speak directly to me through another life!

Hope Comes When Relationships Heal

Lauren Libby
Have you ever experienced a “check” in your spirit after saying something that you felt was not appropriate to another person?

Hope Through Wisdom

Lauren Libby
I have a friend of over 25 years. He doesn’t have a lot of money but he is the richest ...

Hope Through Praise

Lauren Libby
What is praising God? It’s ...

Spreading Hope To Families

Lauren Libby
One of his parting statements was, “You can’t have future hope without ...

Hope Through Wisdom

Lauren Libby
What happens when we ask God for wisdom?

Hope in Our Personal Calling from God

Lauren Libby
Who is it that God calls?

Hope from Dysfunction

Lauren Libby
What hope is there for God to use a dysfunctional family?

Hope Through a Transparent Life

Lauren Libby
Ever wonder how God will lead you as the future materializes?

Hope through Spiritual Generations

Lauren Libby
Generations are a pervasive theme in the Bible!

Being Future Centered

Lauren Libby
How do we move from the past to the future?

Hope in Impossible Situations (Gideon Story)

Lauren Libby
How can someone, insignificant to most people bring Hope to an impossible situation?

Hope Through Self Reflection

Lauren Libby
Last Friday night I was asked to talk on the devastating effect of pride and the positive spiritual effects of humility. Humility, in a true spiritual sense, is...

Hope Through Praise

Lauren Libby
When was the last time you took some time to say thank you and praise Jesus for who He is and what He has done for us?

Hope From God's Gift

Lauren Libby
The other day I was staring at my computer screen, contemplating buying several gifts via the Internet. I realized how depersonalized our culture has become. How does that relate to Jesus?

Hope from Being a Part of God's Work in the World

Lauren Libby
The group of over 3,000 people was the product of a group of 300 individuals who had gathered at the same spot 20 years earlier.

Give People Hope

Lauren Libby
My note to myself. I can dramatically change the tone and tenor of my home, workplace and community by

Hope from Purpose in this Life

Lauren Libby
Who would imagine that we would get Hope from having a Job Description from God?

True Spirituality

Lauren Libby
Is it possible to be "spiritual" yet not know Jesus?

Worship

Hope Through Praise

Lauren Libby
What is praising God? It’s ...

Friends and Hope

Lauren Libby
The thing that consumes the most thought and emotional energy in your life is your god!

Exodus

Hope in Our Personal Calling from God

Lauren Libby
Who is it that God calls?

Judges

Hope in Impossible Situations (Gideon Story)

Lauren Libby
How can someone, insignificant to most people bring Hope to an impossible situation?

Ruth

Hope Through Family Support

Lauren Libby
The book of “Ruth” in the Bible is an “Oasis of Grace!” Tragedy has struck in a Jewish family. A women named Naomi’s husband died suddenly in a foreign land, then her sons ...

1 Kings

Being Tired Can Cause Us to Lose Hope

Lauren Libby
When you are "bone crushing tired" what is the most important thing you should do?

2 Kings

A Me Focused Life Can Rob Others of Hope

Lauren Libby
What impact will your decisions and actions have on those who come after you, such as your children and grandchildren?

1 Chronicles

Hope from Courage

Lauren Libby
Courage is the catalyst that enables great things to be done in Jesus’ name.

Psalms

Hope Through Wisdom

Lauren Libby
I have a friend of over 25 years. He doesn’t have a lot of money but he is the richest ...

Hope Through Praise

Lauren Libby
What is praising God? It’s ...

Hope Through a Transparent Life

Lauren Libby
Ever wonder how God will lead you as the future materializes?

Hope from Having a World Vision

Lauren Libby
Several years ago I returned from a trip to Cuba. This promise to Jesus from God the Father is coming true in Cuba today! How?

Hope Through Praise

Lauren Libby
When was the last time you took some time to say thank you and praise Jesus for who He is and what He has done for us?

Hope from Being Enslaved by Wants

Lauren Libby
How can Jesus help me to not be enslaved by wants?

Isaiah

Hope from Jesus Arrival

Lauren Libby
What if Jesus had not been born?

Hope in Being Rescued from a Fearful Life

Lauren Libby
One of the biggest reasons I sense personally that God doesn’t use our lives more is because of a sense of ...

Right Tool for the Right Job

Lauren Libby
I love the Bible! It is so practical! One example of it is...

Hope in the Midst of Turmoil

Lauren Libby
What's common between a tsunami and the mother of a college student?

Hope Through 404 Not Found

Lauren Libby
Do you ever feel like you have no value, like you don't exist? Well, God has something to say about that.

Hope through Gods Promises

Lauren Libby
Promises from the Word of God are a source of true Hope!

Hope in Abandonment

Lauren Libby
When you’re feeling abandoned, all it takes for God’s presence to flood your soul is...

Hope from Being Special in God's Eyes

Lauren Libby
Have you ever stopped to think how special you are in God’s eyes?

Changes in Life

Lauren Libby
Jesus prepares us and does not leave us alone in the “change process.”

Hope Through Giving Your Life to Others

Lauren Libby
Last week I was having lunch with someone who has been struggling with depression. How in the world can a person with deep depression have Hope in life? Let me suggest ...

Jeremiah

Hope in Destiny

Lauren Libby
People of destiny are born every day.Jesus was a man born with a destiny. Granted, He was God. But...

Hope Through New Starts in Life

Lauren Libby
What a privilege! I immediately said yes! Why the quick yes?

Joel

Hope From Promises in the Bible

Lauren Libby
I first experienced God giving promises as a university student. I was living in a fraternity house with about 65 other young men when...

Matthew

Hope Comes From Having A Future

Lauren Libby
It’s hard to move to the future by faith when you have lost Hope! President Ronald Reagan gave a speech about...

No Accidental Families

Lauren Libby
It is no accident that we are born into our unique family! We really don’t have a choice in the matter. God has...

Losing Hope through Religious Activities

Lauren Libby
Have you ever been worn out by religious activity?

Hope through Jesus Presence

Lauren Libby
As we sat viewing the beauty of Glacier National Park, we talked about what really mattered in life. What are the things that bring Hope into life?

Hope Through Impacting Your Community

Lauren Libby
Several years ago I was with a group of 50 people who were making a spiritual impact on their community.

Hope Through Planning

Lauren Libby
Every year I sit down, open my spiritual journal and Bible and ask The Lord for an emphasis for the coming year. This year...

Give People Hope

Lauren Libby
My note to myself. I can dramatically change the tone and tenor of my home, workplace and community by

Hope in the Midst of Religious Activity

Lauren Libby
Are you tired and burned out on religion?

Words Can Bring Hope

Lauren Libby
Words are incredibly important and powerful. How seriously do you take them?

Hope from Losing Control

Lauren Libby
So who is in the driver's seat of your life?

Hope from Stories

Lauren Libby
People love a good story, especially from the "Story Teller".

Giving Hope by Sharing Our Lives

Lauren Libby
June and I made it a point to be “real” with people…to share our true selves with folks. So, what was a result?

Mark

Hope Gives Courage

Lauren Libby
Of what is courage a byproduct?

Hope from Impossible Tasks

Lauren Libby
What can you do when you feel like all your efforts, time investment and hard work is bringing little or no return?

Luke

Hope Through Christmas

Lauren Libby
The day Jesus was born was a turning point for all of mankind!

No Accidental Families

Lauren Libby
It is no accident that we are born into our unique family! We really don’t have a choice in the matter. God has...

Hope Through Your Aspirations

Lauren Libby
What are your aspirations for yourself, your family or others this year?

Hope Through Environments of Grace

Lauren Libby
What is it that makes a life lived in Jesus attractive?

John

Hope Through Believing the Truth

Lauren Libby
My son’s term paper gave me Hope in a world where Truth is marginalized!

Hope From Ashes

Lauren Libby
Ever feel like Peter who had most of his dreams dashed in one night? Then, Jesus met him and...

Hope Through Disappointment

Lauren Libby
From time to time we all face disappointment in life! It can affect us in different ways—even ...

Hope Through a Gift From God

Lauren Libby
Aren’t you glad God didn’t send an impersonal gift? In fact He...

Hope Through Being With Jesus

Lauren Libby
Have you ever felt like Jesus has packed up and left your life?

Hope through Gods Promises

Lauren Libby
Promises from the Word of God are a source of true Hope!

Hope From God's Gift

Lauren Libby
The other day I was staring at my computer screen, contemplating buying several gifts via the Internet. I realized how depersonalized our culture has become. How does that relate to Jesus?

Romans

Hope Through Talking to Jesus

Lauren Libby
Last week a friend called me and outlined a seemingly impossible situation. He ended the conversation with this statement, “Lauren, I honestly don’t even know how to pray about this!!!”

Hope by Relating to Others

Lauren Libby
What conclusion has Lauren come to regarding you and others?

Hope Through Loving Others

Lauren Libby
Last week Jesus used a friend to illuminate a situation in which I had not displayed love toward another person. How?

Hope When Consumed with Guilt

Lauren Libby
What do you feel God can’t forgive in your life?

1 Corinthians

Hope by Relating to Others

Lauren Libby
What conclusion has Lauren come to regarding you and others?

Hope Through Full-Time Ministry

Lauren Libby
"He asked me if he should quit his job and go into “fulltime” Christian work". Lauren's response may surprise you.

2 Corinthians

Churchill - A Carrier of Hope

Lauren Libby
What did Churchill and my Dad have in common that I want to emulate?

Galatians

Hope Comes When Relationships Heal

Lauren Libby
Have you ever experienced a “check” in your spirit after saying something that you felt was not appropriate to another person?

1 Thessalonians

Hope for a New Year

Lauren Libby
Last year as the New Year dawned, I caught myself, instead of being encouraged, being a bit discouraged about starting a new year. So I ...

Titus

Hope Through Investing In A Life

Lauren Libby
We all need spiritual mentoring during our entire life. Whether we are young or old, we all have a role to play.

Hebrews

Hope through Faith

Lauren Libby
Several weeks ago I visited a company that was headed for hard times because corporate Hope had disappeared internally in the company. What are some of the symptoms of losing “Corporate Hope?” When...

Hope in Impossible Circumstances

Lauren Libby
When things look Hopeless it is time to believe Jesus for a new future scenario! He has done it time and again. Several of us were locked into an impossible business situation a few years ago. We faced a future co...

James

Hope Through Wisdom

Lauren Libby
What happens when we ask God for wisdom?

Being Rescued from the Future

Lauren Libby
Am you living in such a way that you are expectantly capturing all the wonderful opportunities Jesus brings along today? How can you?

1 Peter

Hope Through Thinking Like Jesus

Lauren Libby
Let me freely admit I have certain ways of thinking, patterns and rhythms of life that make me comfortable. Thinking like Jesus means weaning myself from ...

Investing Time Brings Hope

Lauren Libby
One morning recently I was thinking and asking The Lord how he would respond to having His “private time” interrupted?

Hope Through the Grace of God

Lauren Libby
What is the spiritual secret of a man who, in the midst of his own troubles, can still be of encouragement to others?

Hope for the Future

Lauren Libby
The future starts now..right now! Tomorrow, when it becomes today, ceases to be the future and becomes the past.

Hope Through Friendship with Jesus

Lauren Libby
It would be wise to answer this question correctly: "Who is your closest friend?"