Tag Archives: Grace

Democratic Kingdom

I have been a believer for the majority of my life. Yet if I am honest with myself, I haven’t really let God be the King in my life. I have preferred to allow Him to be more of a … Continue reading

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Representations of denial

And Simon Peter followed Jesus, and so did another disciple. Now that disciple was known to the high priest, and went with Jesus into the courtyard of the high priest. But Peter stood at the door outside. Then the other … Continue reading

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I’ve got it all together … (NOT)

I suppose it has been said to me before, but today I heard it.  Possibly because for the past few months I have been doing my own soul searching, trying to get in touch with deeper things in my life.  … Continue reading

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His Inheritance

I read this scripture today in my search for verses about how much God cares about me.  Not just me, but people in general.  The last part of the scripture just leapt of the page. “His holy people (that includes me) who are His … Continue reading

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Help and Shield

I was watching a television show the other night and there was a protest going on.  On one side people were yelling at the police for not doing enough.  The other group of people were yelling because the police were interfering. In the middle stood the police … Continue reading

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Empathy

At work the other day, our team was discussing giving others grace and mercy.  We didn’t use those words, but that is what it boiled down to.  Some of coworkers are more easily frustrated with the drama that comes from people.  … Continue reading

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Rejoice

When I was little, we sang a song often that was based on Philippians 4:4 Rejoice in the Lord always, and again i say rejoice. Rejoice in the Lord always, and again i say rejoice Rejoice, rejoice And again I … Continue reading

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From faith to fruit #Write31Days

As we build our faith, we must be disciplined to add to our faith virtue.  Virtue is behavior showing high moral standards.  See, it’s not enough to just believe, our actions must turn into behaviors. God accepts us where we … Continue reading

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The Stewardship of Grace

A second thought to me came about the Charity of Grace.  Another argument I often give, when faced with the opportunity to share God’s grace with others is that I don’t know what they are going to use it for.  … Continue reading

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The Grace of Charity

I was watching Robert Morris this morning “What’s so Amazing about Grace” sermon.  He gave a definition of grace as “the unmerited, undeserved, unearned kindness and favor of God.”  It struck me, and was completely untied to the message that … Continue reading

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