Hope In Front of Me
by Danny Gokey
Be of good courage, And He shall strengthen your heart, All you who hope in the LORD.
For You are my hope, O Lord GOD; You are my trust from my youth.
But I will hope continually, And will praise You yet more and more.
Those who fear You will be glad when they see me, Because I have hoped in Your word.
My soul faints for Your salvation, But I hope in Your word.
You are my hiding place and my shield; I hope in Your word.
I rise before the dawning of the morning, And cry for help; I hope in Your word.
I wait for the LORD, my soul waits, And in His word I do hope.
O Israel, hope in the LORD; For with the LORD there is mercy, And with Him is abundant redemption.
Happy is he who has the God of Jacob for his help, Whose hope is in the LORD his God,
The LORD takes pleasure in those who fear Him, In those who hope in His mercy.
The hope of the righteous will be gladness, But the expectation of the wicked will perish.
Hope deferred makes the heart sick, But when the desire comes, it is a tree of life.
Chasten your son while there is hope, And do not set your heart on his destruction.
For surely there is a hereafter, And your hope will not be cut off.
Do you see a man wise in his own eyes? There is more hope for a fool than for him.
Do you see a man hasty in his words? There is more hope for a fool than for him.
And I will wait on the LORD, Who hides His face from the house of Jacob; And I will hope in Him.
Blessed is the man who trusts in the LORD, And whose hope is the LORD.
Do not be a terror to me; You are my hope in the day of doom.
For I know the thoughts that I think toward you, says the LORD, thoughts of peace and not of evil, to give you a future and a hope.
There is hope in your future, says the LORD, That your children shall come back to their own border.
“The LORD is my portion,” says my soul, “Therefore I hope in Him!”
It is good that one should hope and wait quietly For the salvation of the LORD.
Therefore my heart rejoiced, and my tongue was glad; Moreover my flesh also will rest in hope.
so that they should seek the Lord, in the hope that they might grope for Him and find Him, though He is not far from each one of us;
I have hope in God, which they themselves also accept, that there will be a resurrection of the dead, both of the just and the unjust.
through whom also we have access by faith into this grace in which we stand, and rejoice in hope of the glory of God.
3 And not only that, but we also glory in tribulations, knowing that tribulation produces perseverance; 4 and perseverance, character; and character, hope.
Now hope does not disappoint, because the love of God has been poured out in our hearts by the Holy Spirit who was given to us.
For we were saved in this hope, but hope that is seen is not hope; for why does one still hope for what he sees?
But if we hope for what we do not see, we eagerly wait for it with perseverance.
rejoicing in hope, patient in tribulation, continuing steadfastly in prayer;
For whatever things were written before were written for our learning, that we through the patience and comfort of the Scriptures might have hope.
Now may the God of hope fill you with all joy and peace in believing, that you may abound in hope by the power of the Holy Spirit.
1 Corinthians 13:7
bears all things, believes all things, hopes all things, endures all things.
1 Corinthians 15:12
[ The Risen Christ, Our Hope ] Now if Christ is preached that He has been raised from the dead, how do some among you say that there is no resurrection of the dead?
2 Corinthians 3:12
Therefore, since we have such hope, we use great boldness of speech—
For we through the Spirit eagerly wait for the hope of righteousness by faith.
according to my earnest expectation and hope that in nothing I shall be ashamed, but with all boldness, as always, so now also Christ will be magnified in my body, whether by life or by death.
To them God willed to make known what are the riches of the glory of this mystery among the Gentiles: which is Christ in you, the hope of glory.
1 Thessalonians 5:8
But let us who are of the day be sober, putting on the breastplate of faith and love, and as a helmet the hope of salvation.
2 Thessalonians 2:16
Now may our Lord Jesus Christ Himself, and our God and Father, who has loved us and given us everlasting consolation and good hope by grace,
1 Timothy 1:1
[ Greeting ] Paul, an apostle of Jesus Christ, by the commandment of God our Savior and the Lord Jesus Christ, our hope,
in hope of eternal life which God, who cannot lie, promised before time began,
but Christ as a Son over His own house, whose house we are if we hold fast the confidence and the rejoicing of the hope firm to the end.
for the law made nothing perfect; on the other hand, there is the bringing in of a better hope, through which we draw near to God.
Let us hold fast the confession of our hope without wavering, for He who promised is faithful.
[ By Faith We Understand ] Now faith is the substance of things hoped for, the evidence of things not seen.
1 Peter 1:3
[ A Heavenly Inheritance ] Blessed be the God and Father of our Lord Jesus Christ, who according to His abundant mercy has begotten us again to a living hope through the resurrection of Jesus Christ from the dead,
1 Peter 1:13
[ Living Before God Our Father ] Therefore gird up the loins of your mind, be sober, and rest your hope fully upon the grace that is to be brought to you at the revelation of Jesus Christ;
1 Peter 1:21
who through Him believe in God, who raised Him from the dead and gave Him glory, so that your faith and hope are in God.
1 Peter 3:15
But sanctify the Lord God in your hearts, and always be ready to give a defense to everyone who asks you a reason for the hope that is in you, with meekness and fear;
1 John 3:3
And everyone who has this hope in Him purifies himself, just as He is pure.
Set Your Hope on God's Plan
I lift up my eyes to the hills From where does my help come? My help comes from the Lord, who made heaven and earth. He will not let your foot be moved; he who keeps you will not slumber. Behold, he who keeps Israel will neither slumber nor sleep. The Lord is your keeper; the Lord is your shade on your right hand.