Category: Grace

Even Now?

I get quite a few notes from people who believe they’ve slipped too far into sin to be forgiven. The fact that they are still concerned enough about their sin to write about it is certainly good news! Those who

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Boasting?

Often those who say they are Christians can get big-headed, even looking down on those who are not Christians.  I believe this comes from a serious misunderstanding of who’s responsible for their salvation.  Friends, if we are born again, we’re

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Criminal Record?

When I was a young teen I got myself in some trouble and even spent one very long day in jail.  I admit there are a lot of people who would look at one day as some pretty light time

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Everything?

Imagine for a moment that Jesus walked into the room you’re in right now and looked right at you.  Immediately, you feel like He’s looking right into your deepest, darkest secrets and understanding every motivation of your heart, both good

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Hey Buddy, Check Your Blinker!

There are a few things in life that completely drive me crazy!  One is people who drive for seemingly endless miles with a blinker on and never seem to notice it!  I always wonder, if the “you’re out of oil”

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Just Let It Go

  Have you heard that “still small voice” speaking to you lately? Has the Holy Spirit been gently nudging you toward the realization of a sin in your life? Is it a problem with your “thought life”? Maybe it’s not

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Empty Hands?

We are incredibly valuable to God, but not because we bring anything of value to the relationship.  We are tainted by sin, and it is only by His grace that we even keep our breath.  The pride and arrogance in

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Bum!

  “The Pharisees and some of the teachers of the law who had come from Jerusalem gathered around Jesus and saw some of his disciples eating food with hands that were unclean, that is, unwashed.”  Mark 7:1-2 I get the

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Against You Only!

What caused one person to be hateful, and another to be loving?  What causes one person to be “balanced” and another to be “unstable.”  Some psychologists will try to tell you it’s all due to upbringing, or lack of self

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Misery Loves Company!

You’ve probably heard the old saying, “misery loves company,” and it could not ring truer in some religious circles.  Jesus died so that we could be released from the endless rules and regulations of the law of Moses, but man

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