The class will be an in depth study of "Biblical Hope" as it is revealed in the bible.There will be emphasis placed on the importance of Hope in God's plan for the believer to live "by faith." The scriptures will be studied to understand when hope is, where hope is and how to stand in hope until the hope is manifested through faith.
By the end of the twenty weeks the student should be able to explain, the necessity for hope,
natural hope or biblical hope and how God created and equipped man to rest in hope, knowing the Lord is our Hope.
The class objective is to learn, with the intention of teaching, biblical hope as it is defined and
explained in the Word of God according to:
2Ti 2:15 AMP Study and be eager and do your utmost to present yourself to God approved
(tested by trial), a workman who has no cause to be ashamed, correctly analyzing and
accurately dividing [rightly handling and skillfully teaching] the Word of Truth.
Romans 15:13 AMPMay the God of your hope so fill you with all joy and peace in believing
[through the experience of your faith] that bythe power of the Holy Spirityou may abound and be
overflowing (bubbling over) with hope.
Jeremiah 17:7 AMP [Most] blessed is the man who believes in, trusts in, and relies on the Lord,
and whose hope and confidencethe Lord is.