Posts tagged with ‘grace’

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Bible Reading October 11

by Pastor Steve

Hebrews‬ ‭12 “Therefore, since we are surrounded by such a great cloud of witnesses, let us throw off everything that hinders and the sin that so easily entangles. And let us run with perseverance the race marked out for us, fixing our eyes on Jesus, the pioneer and perfecter of faith. For the joy set […]

My Grace Is Sufficient

by Pastor Steve

  For more of my adventures in India, click here  “And He said to, “My grace is sufficient for you, for My strength is made perfect in weakness.” Therefore most gladly I will rather boast in my infirmities, that the power of Christ may rest upon me.” 2 Corinthians 12:9 Greetings in Jesus name, In […]

Christ Jesus Took Hold of Me

by Pastor Dave

In Philippians 3, Paul says, “Not that I have already obtained all this, or have already arrived at my goal, but I press on to take hold of that for which Christ Jesus took hold of me.” (Philippians 3:12 NIV) I cannot help but ask, “How does that grab you?” Some resist being held or […]

Romans: The Doctrine of God

by Pastor Steve

  This week our reading plan takes us into the book of Romans where we see the most thorough and clear expression of the Apostle Paul’s theology and explanation of salvation by grace alone, through faith alone. He spends the first 11 chapters discussing theology and the last 5 discussing application. Now, the term “theology” […]

Grace Is Not Fair

by Pastor Dave

 Matthew 20:1-16 “Hey! That’s not fair.”  Ever said that? I sure have.  Usually in reference to a sporting event when the referees miss a call and my team comes up on the losing side. (Which, as a Cubs fan, is almost always) We all have this sense of fairness within us. When something happens that […]