We often think that where we are in life is a result of our determination and hard work, missing the reality that countless people have shaped who we are today. If we are a product of the people around us, then who is shaping us?
It can be hard to maintain hope in the middle of chaos. But our hope isn't anchored to circumstances, theological opinions, or a book. Our hope is anchored to an event—an event that rekindled the dwindling hope of the first followers of Christ.