IT IS ALL OF GRACE

Someone shared with me: Saving Grace …   Ephesians 2:8, 9 “For by grace you have been saved through faith; and that not of yourselves, it is the gift of God; not as a result of works, so that no one can boast.” Standing Grace … Romans 5:1, 2 “Therefore, having been justified by faith, weContinue reading “IT IS ALL OF GRACE”

WORTHWHILE PONDERING

A dear friend from my past had multiple sayings that he utilized conveniently. Among the many was: “My minds made up! Don’t confuse me with the facts.” I loved it because in working together it became his method of re-evaluating a situation, seeking input that would justify pursuing another direction, and then resting in theContinue reading “WORTHWHILE PONDERING”

GRACE

For by grace you have been saved through faith, and that not of yourselves; it is the gift of God, not of works, lest anyone should boast. For we are His workmanship, created in Christ Jesus for good works, which God prepared beforehand that we should walk in them. Ephesians 2:8-10 What a beautiful word- GRACE! Over the years I have stood atContinue reading “GRACE”

WHAT HAVE YOU HEARD?

“Since we heard of your faith in Christ Jesus and of your love for all the saints.” Colossians 1:4 Bermuda, it was where I was born and spent the first twenty years of my life. We always said: “Tell a story in Somerset and by the time you arrive in St. George, 19 miles down theContinue reading “WHAT HAVE YOU HEARD?”

GRACE AND PEACE

“To the saints and faithful brethren in Christ who are in Colosse: Grace to you and peace from God our Father and the Lord Jesus Christ.” Colossians 1:2 Out here in Arizona, there are those who are convinced, that sooner or later they are going to find that nugget of gold where others quit before they just reached it.Continue reading “GRACE AND PEACE”

A LITTLE PIECE OF BREAD

There comes a moment in each of our lives that has a direct effect on our future. Agreed, there can be many of those encounters that create multiple positives or negatives, depending on a host of other experiences. Let’s look at Elijah, who got in a confrontation with Ahab, who had married Jezebel- a godlessContinue reading “A LITTLE PIECE OF BREAD”

REPENTANCE

“For by grace you have been saved through faith, and that not of yourselves; it is the gift of God, not of works, lest anyone should boast. For we are His workmanship, created in Christ Jesus for good works, which God prepared beforehand that we should walk in them.” Ephesians 2:8-10 It is a very “strong” word. In fact, if I use itContinue reading “REPENTANCE”