Light Your Heart With Hope

Light Your Heart With Hope

Presented by the Hunter's Hope Foundation. Families share their stories of hope and joy in the midst of deep pain and suffering. They share who God is and how He shines His light in their hearts and gives them the love and light of His Glory. To learn more visit


March 20, 2023 3 min

"God, will you meet me here... In my suffering. My pain. My doubt. My mess. My sorrow. God, will you meet me here?"

Maybe you feel like you're suffering alone. Wondering where God is when you're crying out for help. But what if he's been there all along, meeting you in your place of brokenness. What if he's actually suffering with you? 

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Have you ever begged God to change your circumstance?
Have you ever wondered why he didn’t?

In today's message Erin and Jill talk about how an unchanging God may not change our circumstances, but instead use them to change us.

To learn more about the story Jill and Erin speak about - Julie's story, click here.

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In today’s message, Julie shares how in the midst of the most heartbreaking and unimaginable circumstance, God gave her the opportunity and blessing of being able to affect change. But Julie’s ability to make a difference wasn’t because her circumstance changed but because her circumstance changed her.

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Have you ever felt like you can't go to God just as you are?
Maybe because you're angry.  Maybe you feel too broken. Maybe you're afraid that he will turn his back on you because of the mistakes you've made. Maybe you think you're too far gone.

But it's God's immense love for you that draws his heart close to all of who you are... just the way you are. He meets you in your anger, br...

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March 6, 2023 32 min

Maybe you're going through a season of pain and wondering if God hears your desperate cry for help or if He's even there at all. Or maybe you're questioning if He loves you.

In today's message, Valerie shares how she wrestled with God during the most difficult season of her life and how through that season God revealed his amazing love to her. I hope that after listening to her story you will see God&a...

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God never wastes your sorrow. He's not punishing you. He's refining you.
He loves you through the struggle. He sustains you. He carries you. He will not abandon you.

In today's message, Erin and Jill talk about the God who moves mountains. The God who meets you in the midst of your pain. The God who longs to use your life to move mountains.

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February 25, 2023 37 min

Maybe you feel like you’re in a valley. Looking up at the mountain of pain in front of you wondering if you’ll ever be able to climb out. But what if it’s the mountains in your life that birth a powerful message of hope that can help pull someone else out of their own valley...

In today’s message, Jenna shares the story of her incredible son, Jackson. A boy who was never able to move, but whose life moved mountains.

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February 24, 2023 20 min

Jesus is Everything...
He is Sovereign.
He is Gentle.
He is Love.
He is Beyond Our Comprehension. 
He is Everything.

Come to Him as you are.
He loves you... All of you.
And He will never change His mind about you. 

The book Erin referenced is Gentle and Lowly by Dane Ortlund.
She quoted from John Bunyan's book, Come and Welcome to Jesus Christ.

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February 20, 2023 25 min

Maybe you’re in the midst of your own season of suffering. Questioning God. Crying out to him for help. Searching for anything to bring you comfort and relief. Wondering if healing will come or if you’ll ever find joy again. 

But maybe, after listening to Scarlett, you’ll find a greater hope beyond your hurt… a hope that can only be found in Jesus.

To learn more about Scarlett, click here.

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February 17, 2023 17 min

What is real love? 

In today's message, Erin and Jill talk about what love is... and what it's not.  Knowing the difference can change the way you love and live. 

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February 14, 2023 20 min

In honor of Hunter Kelly's birthday, life, and legacy of love. 

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February 10, 2023 11 min

On February 9th, Jill Kelly shared Hunter’s story before the Federal Newborn Screening Advisory Committee.

Along with other families, doctors, and foundations, Hunter’s Hope has been trying to get Krabbe disease on the Federal Newborn Screening Panel for almost two decades so that every child born in the United States is screened at birth and diagnosed in time to receive life saving treatment.

The decision made by this committee is a...

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February 6, 2023 6 min

God will never give you more than you can handle. 

I’m sure someone has said this to you before… Or at least you’ve heard someone say it.  Or maybe right now it’s the one thing you’re clinging to for hope because your situation seems way more than you can handle… 

 I know that when people say this it’s meant to be an encouragement to someone going through a painful season or circumstance… but is it really encouraging? Is it true? 

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God's plans are greater.

In today's episode, Erin and Jill dive deeper into Monday's episode - A Greater Plan. They talk about how our weaknesses and inadequacies are an opportunity for God to show Himself mighty and strong. No matter what you're walking through, or what your plans for your life may be, God's plans will always prevail... and they are for your good and His glory!

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January 30, 2023 29 min

God’s greater plans are beyond our full comprehension. He is above all and in all. In every circumstance, in every trail, in every broken piece – He is there orchestrating every detail. When God writes your story, there’s not a chapter that’s missing.

In today’s episode, Kasey shares her story of the pain and tragedy she experienced when her son was diagnosed with a fatal disease and later passed away. But she also shares her greate...

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January 27, 2023 10 min

You are unique.
You are special.
You are gifted.
God created you on purpose for a purpose.

Today, Jill Kelly is our host!  She talks about who God created you to be in order to make an impact on the lives of others.

Listen to Kaprice's message, which Jill references, here.

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January 23, 2023 31 min

“She changed our world.”

In today’s episode you will see how God used a young girl who couldn’t speak a word to change lives. Who pointed people to the greatest hope, the Healer, the Provider, the one who changes everything! 

Learn more about Kaprice and her family here.

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What if God uses the most unlikely miracle to draw us closer to His heart... 
What if the answer to your prayer looks more like a mess than a miracle...
What if that's exactly what God intends for His glory and your good...

In today's Immeasurably More Mini Message, Erin and Jill talk about the miracles we receive and the miracles we don't. Maybe we didn't receive the miracle we hoped for, bu...

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January 16, 2023 27 min

“I can testify that God has used the mess, the struggle, the challenges to draw me to Himself, to show me His love, to reveal His faithfulness.”

In today’s episode you will see how God brought a miracle out of the mess, strength out of the struggle, courage out of the challenges. Christina shares her story of how an unlikely miracle and unexpected gift drew her to a good, loving, and faithful God!

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January 13, 2023 3 min

SEASON 2 is here!

More stories. More encouragement. More faith. More hope. 

We believe that through Season 2 God will continue to do immeasurably more than all we can ask or imagine! 

Stay Tuned!

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