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The Beauty of Metamorphosis

The beautiful butterfly develops through a process of metamorphosis, which is a Greek word meaning transformation. After the egg is laid on plants, a caterpillar hatches. As the caterpillar grows and is fully grown, it transforms into a pupa protected inside a cocoon. The cocoon may look like much...

Second Chances

Have you ever wanted a second chance in life? Have you ever been given a fresh start? For those who are in Christ this is all too familiar since God has made us brand new creatures altogether. The Word of God says, “Behold, the fresh and new has come!” (2 Corinthians 5:17). You’ve got to admit, that...

Our Father’s Love

Reflecting back on the day set aside to acknowledge those you love, I can’t help but to think about the love God shows for His children. His word says that He so loved us that He sacrificed His only Son so that we could live with Him forever. There is truly no greater love than that. Wouldn’t you...

Things that I pray for

I am super excited to share my experiences with you and I pray that while reading them you will be blessed and encouraged by the testimonies and stories. God is preparing and blessing us here at Star of Hope and we have kicked off the New Year with a new season of life and beginnings. I have the...

Finding Hope in the Aisles of a Grocery Store

Just after the holidays, I was on my way home from work one evening and decided to stop by the grocery store to grab a few things for dinner. This was my typical, yet dreaded, routine as the hustle and bustle of shoppers at 5pm does not yield the most desirable shopping experience. With grocery list...

Running for a Reason

Today I ran my fifth Chevron Houston Marathon. I have been a runner off and on for the past 12 years and have done several different types of events … marathons, half marathons, 10Ks, 5ks and relays. But in all those years, today was the first time I ever cried when I crossed the finish line. I...