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Grace Weekly | July 15, 2014

Grace Weekly | July 15, 2014

Scripture: “I  consider that our present sufferings are not worth comparing with the glory that will be revealed in us.” Romans 8:18 Grace Received: It was exciting to see some people have decisive moments of encounter with Jesus on Sunday. One of those was a young soldier whose first sustained experience in church has happened the last couple months at Grace. His wife has been praying for him but not pressuring him. The people of...

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Grace Weekly | July 7, 2014

Grace Weekly | July 7, 2014

Scripture for the day: For I am convinced that neither death nor life, neither angels nor demons, neither the present nor the future, nor any powers, neither height nor depth, nor anything else in all creation, will be able to separate us from the love of God that is in Christ Jesus our Lord. Romans 8:38-39 Grace Received: It was wonderful to celebrate the baptism of Amanda Harper on Sunday. It was a blessing to see her, Bokeem Love, and Larry...

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Grace Weekly | July 2, 2014

Grace Weekly | July 2, 2014

Scripture for the day: “For sin shall no longer be your master, because you are not under the law, but under grace.” Romans 6:14 Grace Received: Last Sunday morning we looked at Romans 6. The invitation was to offer ourselves as instruments (weapons) for God’s righteous purposes and to embody a consistency between who we campaign for and who gets our vote in every-day life. Several came to the altar for a decisive, all-out...

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Grace Weekly | June 19, 2014

Grace Weekly | June 19, 2014

Scripture for the day: “In the beginning, God created the heavens and the earth.” Genesis 1:1 Grace Received: Last Sunday we saw from Genesis 1-2 that God brings order out of chaos (Gen 1) and provides what is lacking (Gen 2). In his great grace, God continues to work with the chaos (Gen. 1:2) that is often us and to fill the lack that sin has created.When it was time to respond to the Word, many invited God to continue His...

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Grace Weekly | June 2, 2014

Grace Weekly | June 2, 2014

Scripture for the day: “… If no one comes to rescue us, we will surrender…” 1 Sam 11:3 Grace Received: I visited with a young couple yesterday who are new to Grace and stayed for pizza with the pastors. They said the reason they came was because of the influence and invitation of a co-worker/fellow soldier (I’ll add, who saw his situation in life and knew he needed rescued.)  When they got here, they were welcomed...

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Grace Weekly | May 27, 2014

Grace Weekly | May 27, 2014

Scripture for the day: “For the grace of God that brings salvation has appeared to all people. It teaches us to say “No” to ungodliness and worldly passions, and to live self-controlled, upright, and godly lives in this present age, while we wait for the blessed hope – the glorious appearing of our great God and Savior, Jesus Christ, who gave himself for us to redeem us from all wickedness and to purify for himself a...

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