'Hope' - now there's a word!
What is Hope - is it the expectation of something good to come? Is it a wish for a dream to come true? Or is it another word for a silent prayer?
As we approach Christmas there are many excited children who 'hope' for a glimpse of Santa- or hope to hear the sleigh bells!
There maybe many of us who 'hope' that we can enjoy a family Christmas.
Some may 'hope' that a loved one is home for Christmas! Some may 'hope' that a loved one survives - and not just for Christmas!
The people living in the Phillipines are probably hoping for a new future.
Whatever you are hoping for whether it be 5 minutes of quiet -- or World Peace-- praying is more likely to work than hoping!!