Most people understand hope as wishful thinking. In contrast the Christian Bible defines hope as a ‘confident expectation’ – based on the belief that God has a good plan for our lives and planet. Countless numbers of Christians live with daily hope because they feel entirely confident that these promises can be trusted - despite the sufferings and evil that they too experience. What makes them so confident about this hope - and why has this particular faith has such a uniquely positive influence upon our nation, and our planet? These thoughts are explored and answers revealed through this booklet series.