Genesis 2-3 - The story of creation
The hope was that God would create light.
Matthew 24:37-38 No one knows the day or hour
The hope was that everything would be fine,
even if things got bad.
Exodus 9:3-14 - Hail
The hope was that people will be free and worship god.
Exodus 15:22-27 -bitter water
The hope is that god would provide fresh water for them.