Words of Hope daily devotional
A short, inspirational devotional message to get your day started off on the right foot.


Words of Hope - Radio Program: How to Succeed in Life
How to Succeed in Life by Rev. David Bast from the series "What Love is Like (1 Corinthians 13)" Everyone wants to succeed in life. But how can you tell if you have really been successful?


When You're Feeling Down
Life for all of us has its low moments. We wrestle with emotions that are painful, with experiences that trouble us deeply. We find ourselves feeling down. What does the Christian gospel say to us at such times? What resources does faith provide for "living through" our low periods?


When We Question God
"Why was I born?" "Why do wicked people seem to prosper?" "What happens after I die?" They are the questions our history forces on us, life-and-death issues that scream for an answer. We have nowhere else to go, no one else to turn to. We raise them with God.


The Life of a Christian: Studies in Second Peter
Imagine writing a letter to a loved one that would most likely be the last words they would ever receive from you. What would you say? Dr. Henry Bast explores the final words of Peter.


Messages From Revelation
Fear and confusion tend to describe the way people look at the book of Revelation. This causes many to skip over it in favor of more "friendly" books of the Bible. It may surprise you to learn that Revelation is ultimately not about fear and destruction, but encouragement and inspiration!


Men Who Speak For God?
Isaiah, Jeremiah, Ezekiel... who are these prophets - these men who spoke for God? And is it possible that the message they spoke over 2,000 years ago can have any relevance for us today?


Light From Tzeltal Lamps
Fifty years ago the Tzeltal Indians of southern Mexico heard the gospel. With grateful enthusiasm they shared the good news of salvation with their people and surrounding tribes. This is a collection of sermon illustrations from Tzeltal churches.


How to Live Happily
When it comes to knowing how to live, all of us share some of that ineptness. We greatly need both direction and inner strength. In Jesus Christ we can learn how to live - and live happily.


How It All Began: Studies in Genesis
Who are we, and what are we supposed to do with our lives? There's no better place to look for answers than the book of Genesis, which describes how it all began. This online booklet offers a fresh look at an age-old book.