Tag Archives: Grace

The Story: Jesus’ Ministry Begins

“Jesus traveled throughout Galilee, teaching in their synagogues. He announced the good news of the kingdom and healed every disease and sickness among the people. News about him spread throughout Syria. People brought to him all those who had various … Continue reading

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The Story: The Kingdom’s Fall

“Remember, Lord, what has happened to us; look, and see our disgrace.  Joy is gone from our hearts; our dancing has turned to mourning. The crown has fallen from our head. Woe to us, for we have sinned!  You, Lord, reign forever; your throne endures from generation to generation. Why … Continue reading

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The Story: God’s Messengers

“But you must return to your God; maintain love and justice, and wait for your God always.” – Hosea 2:6 “I have been the Lord your God ever since you came out of Egypt; I will make you live in tents again, as in the days of your appointed … Continue reading

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An Act of Grace Devotion – August 2013

An Act of Grace Devotion Faith United Methodist Church, August 2013 Scripture:  Read Ephesians 3:14-4:6; Acts 4:31-35 “I pray that out of his glorious riches he may strengthen you with power through his Spirit in your inner being, so that Christ may dwell … Continue reading

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An Act of Grace Devotion – June 2013

An Act of Grace Devotion Faith United Methodist Church, June 2013 Scripture:  Read Mark 12:28-31 and 2 Corinthians 4:15 28 “Of all the commandments, which is the most important?”  29 “The most important one,” answered Jesus, “is this: ‘Hear, O Israel: The Lord our … Continue reading

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True Identity

Faith is a journey. One might describe the journey of faith as the discovery of who we are in Christ! “True Identity” is a poem written by my daughter describing her faith journey.  It is with great joy that I … Continue reading

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A PSALM OF HOPE IN THE REALITY OF THIS WORLD

Earlier this week I attended a renewal retreat for Christian educators.  One of our assignments was to write a psalm about our reality (our challenges, struggles, etc) and lift them to God.  For me, that reality is the challenges that … Continue reading

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