Tag Archives: Grace

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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Venice II: Sergio the Omniscient

Yesterday we met Sergio the Omniscient. We were staying one night in Venezia at the Hotel Flora – a very beautiful little hotel on a private garden a short walk to San Marco. Sergio greeted us at the hotel and … Continue reading

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Longing for the Lord

Do you long for the Lord? Really seek after him? Do you long for him as you long for other things in your life? What would today look like if you sought after God as you seek after the important … Continue reading

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Humble Yourself

Humble yourself before God. Now is your chance. Our problem is that we too powerful and fierce in our own eyes. Does this resonate with you? Don’t wait for God to humble you. Instead, follow the example of Jesus, who … Continue reading

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No Turning Back

At our best and most reflective times, we desire to follow God with earnest. In the pressure cooker of life, though, we fall victim to our weakness. We need perseverance to stay fixed on Jesus – strength in the Lord … Continue reading

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Babylon Falling

Look to God for hope and salvation in the face of your toughest times and most oppressive battles.  He is our victory.  And our understanding and appreciation of his grace shines in contrast to evil and oppression. Evil will fall … Continue reading

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