How To Anchor Your Soul in Hope (Sun. April 11)

The word of the day is “anchor.”  So many people these days are drifting.  The currents of society are carrying them one way and then another.  Subtle and almost irresistible influences are assailing believers and unbelievers.  Our reading of Hebrews 6:13-20 offers us the only defense from manipulating these social forces.  The apostle writes, “This hope we have as an anchor of the soul, both sure and steadfast…” (NKJV vs. 18).  Today our reading helps us to realize that nothing in this swirling world is unchanging.  But this passage teaches us to look to our hope in the Eternal God to keep the sweeping forces of worldliness from overwhelming us. The thing about drifting is that we don’t notice it. …