Tag Archives: Grace

All The While

God acted during our preoccupation with ourselves. God acted in grace and love toward us while we were acting without love toward him. We were estranged. And God built the bridge through Jesus. Let’s soak that in. Let’s worship him… … Continue reading

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The Generous Landowner

We sometimes think we are more deserving of God’s blessings than others. Today we see that God is the landowner. His fairness is to be generous to all workers in his field. And that means we should stop looking at … Continue reading

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All Prodigals

When you encounter a prodigal, choose to see yourself in them. You’ll stand a better chance of catching God’s perspective on the situation. We are all recipients of grace just like the prodigals who return to God.  Even if we … Continue reading

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Lost Sinner Found!

God rejoices when a single sinner comes to him in repentance. Jesus has been explaining this to religious leaders who judged him for eating with ‘sinners.’ Yup. That’s his thing. Eating with sinners. And more than that, he rejoices when … Continue reading

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Celebrate Grace

Celebrate the grace you have received. Pass that grace on. You are free in Christ.  Still, we leave people in bondage in the name of legalism. And most importantly, when we do, we do not follow Jesus. Serving law over … Continue reading

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Jesus: Redeemer of Infidels

While God has been so loving and gracious, we have returned infidelity in response to his fidelity.  While we were in a state of rejecting God, he sent his son to earth. That’s the Christmas story. And grace overwhelms rejection.  … Continue reading

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Reform Yourself

Today, on October 31, the Protestant Reformation is celebrated. 500 years ago, Martin Luther was convicted to reconsider his faith and his practice and that of his church. In honour of that conviction, may we humbly reconsider our own faith … Continue reading

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