Hope or Faith?

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“You never hope for a thing you already possess…

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Hope is a beautiful delusion…

The Senses declare, “It cannot be,” but FAITH shouts above the turmoil, “It is!”
Faith counts the thing done before God has acted.”  E. W. Kenyon

“Whatever you ask (claim, demand) in prayer,
believe you receive (take for your own), and you shall have what you say.”  Jesus of Nazareth
Mark 11:24

Hope is the morning song of a sparrow.
Hope is the glimmer of light that excites the edge of a storm cloud.
Hope is the bend in the road.
Hope is the prayer wafting to heaven.
Faith is the Amen!

This is something really taking root in my soul garden.  I hope 😉 this speaks to someone today, and strengthens your resolve once and for all.  May you be blessed, my dear friends, who are so precious to me, and…

Until next time, may happy days abound!

Marianne ♥

Note:  The above “Hope” prayer is from the series, “Soul Survivor”, by Marianne Coyne ©2004.  All rights reserved.  The above photos by Marianne Coyne.


3 Comments (+add yours?)

  1. Charlotte
    Oct 10, 2013 @ 16:54:02

    Hi Marianne. It is a pleasure to meet you and visit your lovely blog. Thank you for your interest in joining Spiritual Sundays. The links open on Friday mornings at 5:30 MST and closes Tuesday mornings at the same time. I will be looking forward to your sharing with us.



  2. Joanne Jamis Cain
    Oct 06, 2013 @ 21:46:19

    Marianne, I feel your heart and soul in your words. What a beautiful inspirational post for a Sunday. Blessings! xo Joanne



  3. chrissiesz
    Oct 06, 2013 @ 06:15:04

    Beautiful picture and words Marianne.

    Have a wonderful day

    Chrissie xx



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