Topic: grace

Being Forgiven

July 5, 2022
The paralyzed man in this story doesn’t ask for forgiveness but he gets it anyway. When Jesus forgives him, the Pharisees react with disapproval and in response Jesus heals the…

Give Me This Water

July 13, 2021
It was audacious for the “woman at the well” to ask Jesus for living water because she was a woman and she was not Jewish. And yet Jesus revealed himself…

The Role of Redemption

June 7, 2021
The Spirit’s role/function is redemptive. The Spirit redeems the suffering of the world, both personal and corporate.
Paper cut-outs with Truth and question marks written on them.

Give Me Your Hand

May 18, 2020
Methodism is both intellectual and emotional, a balance of head and heart. A rigorous exchange of opinions is good, as long as we manage to do so with grace and…
Sheep following a shepherd.

The Way of Salvation

May 4, 2020
The grace of God - preventing, justifying, sanctifying, and perfecting - is the source of our salvation, all along the way.
Roman statue with laurels around the head.

Press On!

November 18, 2019
Earthly gains are nothing; we must press on, leave them behind, and actively purse the heavenly call of God.