Grace in Place of Grace Already Given
“Out of His fullness we have all received grace in place of grace already given.” John 1:6 I spent this past Thanksgiving day alone. I hadn’t intended to, but the friend I was supposed meet up with that day had come down with chills. She wasn’t the only one feeling out of sorts. I didn’t…
Grace That Never Runs Out
This morning I am contemplating what it means to have a sound mind. I think a really huge part of it is to be slow and steadfast. Steadfast in mindfulness—that is just being fully connected to the present moment and taking our time to notice things. That really is a gift. Deep breaths are also…
On Time & Gratitude
This post is a multi-faceted summary of the book “One Thousand Gifts” by Ann Voskamp. This poetic memoir is strictly for those who dare to dive deep into the mysteries of pain and suffering and reconcile them to the true image of a perfectly good God, who loves and gives good gifts. In it Ann…
Christians Getting Serious About the Image of God We Are Projecting to the Unbelieving World
We as Christians sometimes forget that we were sent to preach the gospel of grace, and instead heap loads of condemnation on people who simply do not know any better. Let us find ways love one another and be part of the solution instead of exacerbating the problem.