Posts tagged with grace

Jonah

This Sunday, we begin a study on the book of Jonah. No doubt you think of a great fish when you hear Jonah mentioned, but this book is really about our great God. Jonah goes through a painful experience to discover the true character of God. As we learn from his experience may God reveal things in our own hearts, so our heart may look more like God's.

Jesus' Desire for Us

This past Sunday, we saw just a part of the interaction around the Last Supper, but there was much m...

Revisiting the Parable of the Talents

There are times after I preach that I have much more to say or some points that I want to empha...

The Journey of Grace

As to this salvation, the prophets who prophesied of the grace that would come to you made careful s...

God's Heart for Marriage

So they are no longer two, but one flesh. What therefore God has joined together, let no man separat...

Jesus Wants Your Heart

This people honors Me with their lips, but their heart is far away from Me. Matthew 15.8   As...

Empowering Grace

We need the empowering grace of God. We need the gospel. This is true both to save us and make us mo...

The Small Gate

Enter through the narrow gate; for the gate is wide and the way is broad that leads to destruction, ...

Vertical to Horizontal: Orphan Care

For I say to you that unless your righteousness surpasses that of the scribes and Pharisees, you wil...

Vineyard

What a joy it was to gather with Nahnum this past Sunday.  The passage we centered around has c...

Cross Conduct

Only conduct yourselves in a manner worthy of the gospel of Christ, so that whether I come and see y...

Sacred Marriage: Holiness Part One

God is the doer and designer of marriage.  He created marriage, the one flesh relationship, to ...

Sacred Marriage: Fear of God Described

Solomon says, Fear God (Ecclesiastes 5.7).  The fear of God is better described than defined, s...

That Which is of Most Importance

Now I make known to you, brethren, the gospel which I preached to you, which also you received, in w...

Representing Jesus in the ministry of reconciliation

But when Cephas (Peter) came to Antioch, I opposed him to his face, because he stood condemned. ...

Gone Astray

we are the sheep gone astray on some mountainside wandering we slip into the wrong cleft, faulter...

Gone Astray

we are the sheep gone astray on some mountainside wandering we slip into the wrong cleft, faulter...