The HOPE FOR TODAY monthly column started in 2006. It is written by Clint Decker and published in local newspapers and online. The column offers hope through the current events of our day. Clint may select a news headline to address or a topic that connects with a wide audience then discusses it while weaving together encouraging spiritual truths.
Currently, we are in over 265 newspapers across 10 states. You can access a full archive of the column online through the HFT website. Each week we are calling more papers with the goal of contacting newspapers in all 50 states. If you find Clint’s column in your local paper tell them “thank you”. If you’d like to get the column in your local paper, contact us. Also, we’d love to get your comments and feedback on any of the posts you read.
The purpose of Christmas is wrapped up in the purpose of the Christ child. Why did Jesus come? To feed the hungry, heal the sick, or change the culture? Just as His birth caused chaos so did His public ministry, because He didn’t fit society’s agenda for Him. Read Clint Decker’s December Christmas column – Looking For a King. . .
We American’s have a pioneering spirit that’s been passed down from our founding fathers. We can do and overcome anything, right? Well, what happens when our efforts fail and fail for the future of our nation? Where do we go? What do we do? Read Clint Decker’s November column as he discusses “America’s Only Answer”. . .
Imagine getting to spend a few minutes, one on one, with each of the two major party candidates for President. What would you say? Read Clint Decker’s October column as he discusses Campaigning With Honor and three things he’d like to share with each of the candidates. . . (read more)
It’s easy to be discouraged looking at national and world news. Any conversation about current events can turn negative pretty quick. Even so, there’s a positive way look at things. Read Clint’s September column as he helps people have an optimistic view in a chaotic world. . .
Dallas, Minneapolis, Baton Rouge and Mobile. These are just four of several communities where either police have shot and killed young black men or where police were assassinated in retaliation. The result of all this madness is incredible division that is tearing America apart. Read Clint Decker’s August column as he discusses Police and Black Protestors – The Unnecessary Divide. . .
What is happening to our world? Many will agree that our world is becoming more dangerous with a moral crisis at the epicenter. However, what we will disagree on is exactly what is a danger to society or considered immoral. In that sense we’re likely dealing with moral confusion. Read Clint Decker’s July column as he discusses this global moral confusion . . .