Tag Archives: Grace

“All of Grace”

Here is a gospel nugget from Charles Spurgeon: Believe it, for it is certainly true that the great God is able to treat the guilty with abundant mercy; yea, He is able to treat the ungodly as if they had … Continue reading

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Offer the Father’s Riches

Recently I was traveling out-of-state with my dad. On our return home, we had stopped for gas (as well as hushpuppies and milkshakes if I’m recalling correctly). While I was pumping the gas a man approached me and told me … Continue reading

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A Beautiful Marriage (In Honor of My Dad)

It was December 2002, my Dad and I were sitting in the parking lot of a Zaxby’s. He had gone with me to pick out an engagement ring for my now wife, Brandon. We needed a break from the hunt … Continue reading

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Weakness

“…but we preach Christ crucified…For the foolishness of God is wiser than men, and the weakness of God is stronger than men.” -1 Corinthians 1:23, 25 During the sermon on Sunday, I emphasized our calling to be what Martin Luther … Continue reading

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“The End of the Matter”

As we conclude our study of Ecclesiastes, consider this final reflection on the last verses of chapter twelve from Douglas Sean O’Donnell. He wrote: Ecclesiastes compares the words of the wise to “nails firmly fixed” (12:11). With that image, I … Continue reading

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The Beauty of God’s Grace

I don’t think I am the only pastor who wishes there were mulligans in preaching. However, even if there were, I doubt most congregations would hang around for the do-over. Therefore, I like to use the blog to further clarify … Continue reading

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