SparkPeople HOPE FOR LIFE'S BATTLES Team Messageboard HOPE is a place to come and stay. If you need help or want to help others this is the Place. Jesus is our Hope !. SparkPeople HOPE FOR LIFE'S BATTLES Team Messageboard My day today- Well, our 18yo dachshund doggy, Chrissy, has returned from the vet where she got a tooth extracted. We all thought it was abscessed, but it just needed out, so no antibiotics. yay! Unfortunately, due to a dachshund's mouth/muzzle shape &amp; the fact that they tend to be snappy if someone's trying to dig into their mouths, she underwent general anesthesia. She's a little groggy, but seems OK, &amp; glad to be back at home. I'd let a few people here know this was happening, so I thought I'd po... Fri, 18 Oct 2019 18:10:50 EST Hope's Bible Question Discussion Site (#1 "?") Hey team, let's discuss this first question until next Sunday <BR> before changing it around. Share often this week as things come to mind. Come back and put up new things. Let's help one another to learn what the first commandment means and how to keep it. Don't wait on others to share. Come one, let's do this. <BR> <BR> If you know how to paste this question, do so and then answer it If you are not sure how to paste and copy it, just click reply and answer it. Not a problem. <BR> <B... Sun, 13 Oct 2019 20:44:24 EST Team Bible Study on Revelation <link><BR>groups_individual.asp?gid=71395 </link> <BR> <BR> Click to take a view inside. (Then you can join it to actively participate if you want.. The view studied is one that follows (Rapture,, then 7-year Tribulation Period, 1000 Yr. Reign of Messiah,.....New Heaven and New Earth) <BR> <BR> The team forums cover the basically all chapters, with discussion questions to guide each chapter along with Illustrations, and glossary terms. All participants ... Thu, 10 Oct 2019 19:47:06 EST Halloween, Thanksgiving Christmans Favorite Dishes I just bet we all could enjoy some great recipes exchanges and pics of great dishes for these holiday. Wed, 9 Oct 2019 17:55:47 EST "Fall Season" Unscramble Game Unscramble this word and leave a new one for the next person to unscramble <BR> <BR> htgso= G Wed, 9 Oct 2019 17:42:30 EST HOPE'S Burial Grounds ( for bad habits, foods, etc What is a habit you would like to bury once and for all? <BR> <BR> or <BR> <BR> What is a food that you wish did not call your name and you would like to bury it and let it stay out of sight? <BR> <BR> Maybe an attitude that keeps creeping up <em>334</em> Wed, 9 Oct 2019 16:41:11 EST Share Pictures About Your State Seasons, sports, state flowers, state animal, etc. Wed, 9 Oct 2019 16:19:29 EST R U Feeling "Hopeful" or " Hopeless" today? Emoticon. <BR> <BR> Share what is going on? Wed, 9 Oct 2019 16:06:09 EST Assurance of Eternal Salvation It is important to know how the Bible answers this question. <BR> <BR> <link><BR>y.html </link> <BR> <BR> <BR> <BR> <link><BR>ce-eternal-security </link> Mon, 23 Sep 2019 18:48:46 EST A-Z Take It To The Trash What are things we need to take to the trash? It can be food, things, or attitudes. <BR> Wed, 18 Sep 2019 21:18:50 EST Sept.24- 30th Secret Bible Challenge (sparkmail ) new game post weekly--------- Wed, 18 Sep 2019 20:05:55 EST Hope's Information Center Let's share questions and answers on ANY TOPIC plus give information that about sparks that others may have not noticed. Wed, 18 Sep 2019 08:37:37 EST A to Z. People & Places in the Bible Going from A - Z Name People or Places in the Bible. <BR> <BR> A - Adam Tue, 17 Sep 2019 20:38:41 EST Homemade Desserts & Decoration Ideas Do any of you make animal shaped cakes or cookies? If so, could you upload a pic to give some ideas. <BR> <BR> Here is one I tried for the first time. The kids liked eating the candy features off before eating the cupcake. <em>334</em> They are not very good, but I don't know what kind of decorating tools is out there. Any suggestions? <BR> <img src=""> Tue, 17 Sep 2019 14:38:57 EST Share Creatives Way to Study the Bible Please share what you do to make reading the Bible come alive to you. Mon, 16 Sep 2019 22:11:10 EST A-Z Name a Food,( Emoticon- is it healthyfor you) Apples <em>41</em> Good for you Mon, 16 Sep 2019 21:56:09 EST Hope's Health and Nutrition Center (Members help) Please find useful links and post them here. They should show up in blue after you click post message.. If you do not know how, just ask the leaders. thankful. Sun, 15 Sep 2019 22:54:38 EST Heart-Worship Through Songs <link><BR>groups_individual.asp?gid=71354 </link> <BR> <BR> HEART-WORSHIP THROUGH SONGS is a great place to take a break, relax, enjoy. as you listen to just Music and Songs. <BR> The reason it is a special place is because there are times we just cannot find the words to express to God what is on our minds and in our hearts, You can visit this team link to find songs in the different categories that best express yourself in the "times" of your life by ... Sun, 15 Sep 2019 22:33:37 EST Biblical Disciplines for Christian Living <link><BR>groups_individual.asp?gid=71350 </link> <BR> <BR> (Growing in Jesus) <BR> What can we do to grow into more Christlikeness and maturity in our faith,? There are several ways, please visit this link to find out more.. You do not have to join the team. <BR> <BR> <em>26</em> Do not reply here with comments. You can make comments in Hope's Member-Comment Topic found in the General Topics Forum at the top of the team. Thank you. <em>26</em> Sun, 15 Sep 2019 22:30:09 EST Importance of Old Testament Propecies About Jesus <link><BR>groups_individual.asp?gid=71360 </link> <BR> <BR> Would you be able to share your faith in the Deity of Christ with a person who denies His existence? With the Help of Pastorclint, here is a place to link to that will be very beneficial. <BR> You do not have to join the team. <BR> <BR> <em>26</em> Do not reply here with comments. You can make comments in Hope's Member-Comment Topic found in the General Topics Forum at the top of the team... Sun, 15 Sep 2019 22:25:22 EST Involvement in Prison Ministry <link><BR>groups_individual.asp?gid=71358 </link> <BR> <BR> Many spark families may be affected by those incarcerated in jails and prison. Here is how you can find ways for yourself, your church, and/or community to be involved in Prison Ministry. <BR> Find out how by visiting this link. You do not have to be a member of the team) <BR> <BR> <em>26</em> Do not reply here, instead, share any thoughts in the Hope's Member-Comment Topic found in the ... Sun, 15 Sep 2019 22:20:23 EST Accountability: Victory With Your Goals Today? What where your goals today? Did you have victory in them? Wed, 11 Sep 2019 23:10:30 EST Set A New Goal For This Week Ideas: <BR> Completing a task around the house <BR> <BR> Giving up a particular food <BR> <BR> Do a charitable deed <BR> <BR> Etc. Etc. Wed, 11 Sep 2019 22:59:49 EST Name Something Positive About Your Day <em>30</em> Wed, 11 Sep 2019 22:39:58 EST Bonus team flag points Hey, Sparkpeople let me earn 20 points for the team today when I clicked on our flag. That helps build our team points for standing in the team community. <BR> <BR> Woo Hoo Tue, 10 Sep 2019 17:30:08 EST . <BR> . Sun, 1 Sep 2019 13:15:00 EST . \.. Sat, 31 Aug 2019 15:55:46 EST . . <BR> <BR> <BR> <BR> closed Wed, 28 Aug 2019 22:30:07 EST SERMON - SO WHERE DO WE LOOK <link>!AgqcHHHzy4apowhM<BR>H-W0rux5anJO?e=cfJ14g </link> Mon, 12 Aug 2019 17:22:30 EST SERMON - PUT ON THE NEW YOU & SING, SING, SING <link>!AgqcHHHzy4apowPZ<BR>moYsGZOVW7JJ?e=6QUeyh </link> Mon, 12 Aug 2019 17:19:36 EST . . Sat, 10 Aug 2019 15:41:52 EST , . Sat, 10 Aug 2019 15:21:45 EST . . Fri, 9 Aug 2019 14:36:25 EST Great song for any day This is a great song. Love you. Clint <BR> <BR> <link><BR>videos/2315072325414216?s=1069883624&a<BR>mp;v=e&amp;sfns=mo </link> Fri, 9 Aug 2019 07:42:41 EST Sing sing sing Singing is good to do and also good to listen to. I would love it if you would listen to this song. No matter how bad things might seem we need to look forward and look up. <BR> Love you <BR> <link> </link> Fri, 9 Aug 2019 07:25:25 EST SHARE "YOUR GOD-GIVEN TALENTS" HERE Members please share with us any poems, songs, pictures, or other things you are blessed with.I write poetry and here is one of mine below from myblog. <BR> <BR> Fire <BR> <BR> No one can stand before You! <BR> We are all filthy <BR> You are holy and righteous <BR> <BR> Let the whole earth be still <BR> And all men fear You <BR> When You are angry <BR> <BR> Your anger burns like fire <BR> Consuming and purifying <BR> Creating a holy place <BR> <BR> Cleanse us Oh Lord <BR> Use ... Thu, 8 Aug 2019 20:30:20 EST . . Wed, 7 Aug 2019 20:49:33 EST . . Wed, 7 Aug 2019 20:41:30 EST . . Wed, 7 Aug 2019 20:38:28 EST . . Wed, 7 Aug 2019 20:35:30 EST . . Wed, 7 Aug 2019 20:31:24 EST . . Wed, 7 Aug 2019 20:27:08 EST . . Wed, 7 Aug 2019 20:23:45 EST . <BR> . Wed, 7 Aug 2019 18:13:31 EST Songs Posted By Members Share lyrics or songs Tue, 6 Aug 2019 18:24:08 EST . . Mon, 5 Aug 2019 19:49:57 EST Living life while distracted A favorite account of mine from the Old Testament is about doing what we know is right to do. It involves two kingdoms, two altars, two prophets, a donkey and a lion. It is found in 1Kings 13. From reading the account we can draw several conclusions that are most needful to grasp if we are to be successful in our journey in this life. <BR> <BR> It is always best to avoid paying attention to folks who give you advice or a contradicting message about something that has already made plain to yo... Fri, 2 Aug 2019 02:14:21 EST . . Sun, 28 Jul 2019 13:04:59 EST . . Sun, 28 Jul 2019 10:27:48 EST . . Sun, 28 Jul 2019 10:20:22 EST . . Sat, 27 Jul 2019 20:45:17 EST . . Mon, 22 Jul 2019 19:17:50 EST THE 10 COMMANDMENTS OF HEALTH ... Mon, 22 Jul 2019 17:13:52 EST . , Sun, 21 Jul 2019 17:34:06 EST Hope's Member-Comment on Any Library Link closed Sun, 21 Jul 2019 16:47:54 EST . . Tue, 16 Jul 2019 21:21:57 EST THE SANCTUARY SERIES CHAT ROOM The reason we have provided a separate chat room with this Forum is to keep the posts on the SANCTUARY and the TRIBES as a solid study unit &amp; not get separated by member comments. But please feel free to discuss either topic here in the series chat room. <BR> <BR> There will be one more "read only" study which will be called "ISAIAH'S GOSPEL." This chat room may also be used for for that study. Thu, 11 Jul 2019 17:01:28 EST THE 12 TRIBES As you may notice, there are 14 tribes mentioned in Scripture. If there is not enough information here to clear up the confusion, be sure to ask me in the Sanctuary Chat Room. I will do my best to clear it up for you. <BR> <BR> It might help you to know that you may see more than one tribe in your character traits. It is the same with the tribes as with the Personality Theory. Most of us are acquainted with Choleric, Sanguine, Phlegmatic, and Melancholy. You can have both Sanguine and Choler... Thu, 11 Jul 2019 16:57:23 EST THE SANCTUARY . <BR> Tue, 9 Jul 2019 19:41:14 EST . <BR> . Tue, 9 Jul 2019 09:41:26 EST . . Mon, 8 Jul 2019 23:17:21 EST . . Mon, 8 Jul 2019 23:04:14 EST SHARE STORIES TO LEARN BY You can share the funny and the serious about your experiences or short stories that we can learn a message from <BR> <BR> Mon, 8 Jul 2019 21:48:18 EST . . Mon, 8 Jul 2019 20:54:09 EST . . Mon, 8 Jul 2019 17:58:53 EST . , Mon, 8 Jul 2019 17:58:08 EST . . Mon, 8 Jul 2019 17:57:46 EST . . Mon, 8 Jul 2019 17:56:03 EST . . Mon, 8 Jul 2019 17:54:47 EST . . Mon, 8 Jul 2019 17:53:51 EST , . Mon, 8 Jul 2019 08:43:10 EST . . Sun, 7 Jul 2019 21:57:53 EST JOYS OF HEAVEN SO MUCH CAN BE SAID OF HEAVEN. Feel free to share. Sun, 7 Jul 2019 21:55:59 EST . T Sun, 7 Jul 2019 21:54:58 EST . . Sun, 7 Jul 2019 21:45:12 EST , . Sun, 7 Jul 2019 21:39:25 EST . . Sun, 7 Jul 2019 21:38:18 EST . . Sun, 7 Jul 2019 21:36:59 EST . . Sun, 7 Jul 2019 21:26:58 EST . I. Sun, 7 Jul 2019 07:16:28 EST NAME WAYS YOU HANDLE ANXIETY Let’s explore ways to handle anxiety. Sat, 6 Jul 2019 23:01:50 EST NAME AN OBJECT THAT DESCRIBES YOU TODAY Example: <BR> Sometimes I feel like a FLAT TIRE: tired and just want to sit <BR> Feel free to add some of your own! <em>30</em> Sat, 6 Jul 2019 22:58:40 EST . I. Sat, 6 Jul 2019 20:45:45 EST . . Sat, 6 Jul 2019 17:19:14 EST . . Sat, 6 Jul 2019 16:53:22 EST . \. Sat, 6 Jul 2019 16:50:13 EST . . Sat, 6 Jul 2019 16:47:13 EST . <BR> . Sat, 6 Jul 2019 16:45:12 EST , <BR> . Sat, 6 Jul 2019 16:42:38 EST . . <BR> <BR> Sat, 6 Jul 2019 16:36:54 EST . . Sat, 6 Jul 2019 16:32:23 EST . . Sat, 6 Jul 2019 16:28:35 EST . . Sat, 6 Jul 2019 14:21:25 EST . . Sat, 6 Jul 2019 14:07:17 EST . . Sat, 6 Jul 2019 13:03:47 EST Share Personal Struggles Please share anything that you have concerns with or struggling over. <BR> <BR> They may or may not relate to self or family addictions or incarceration. <BR> <BR> SOMETIMES IT IS GOOD TO HAVE A SOUNDING BOARD OR SHOULDERS TO LEAN ON. WE ARE HERE FOR YOU. Fri, 5 Jul 2019 21:13:47 EST LETTERS FROM HOME Letters from home are meant to send our love &amp; encouragement to loved ones who are: <BR> • in the armed services <BR> • away at college <BR> • in a hospital <BR> • incarcerated <BR> • or simply living at a distance &amp; can’t get home on a regular basis. <BR> <BR> I've only had experience with a young, incarcerated young man, so I will tell of the letters I sent him. The loved ones you write to may be older and more mature than in their late teens. Or, they may be ladies. <BR>... Fri, 5 Jul 2019 15:30:13 EST . . Thu, 4 Jul 2019 21:04:00 EST DAILY CHAT ROOM Come often and share whatever is on your heart. Please feel free to post prayer requests here as well! Wed, 3 Jul 2019 22:43:05 EST . . Wed, 3 Jul 2019 22:13:52 EST . <BR> . Wed, 3 Jul 2019 22:11:42 EST .Hope's Fitness Center ( member's help develop) .Let's find useful links on the topic of fitness. <BR> If you do not know how to put the links up in blue, please check with one of the leaders. Wed, 3 Jul 2019 22:09:53 EST . . Wed, 3 Jul 2019 20:45:50 EST