Grace Is Still Amazing

“For from his fullness we have all received, grace upon grace. For the law was given through Moses; grace and truth came through Jesus Christ..  – John 1:16-17 (ESV).    One way Jesus demonstrates His love is through pouring out “grace upon grace.” This means literally that He pours out His grace to us again and…

How Can I Be Perfect?

“But you are to be perfect, even as your Father in heaven is perfect.” – Matthew 5:48.  The crowd listening to the Sermon on the Mount did not expect what they got. The audience came away surprised, and you can understand why. The Sermon on the Mount is full of radical teachings like loving and…

Somebody Needs You

“For you have been called to live in freedom, my brothers and sisters. But don’t use your freedom to satisfy your sinful nature. Instead, use your freedom to serve one another in love.” – Galatians 5:13.  The movie Wonder is told from the perspective of Auggie, but it also includes the perspective of Auggie’s sister. …

Take Off Your Mask

“If every person in this room made it a rule that wherever you are, whenever you can, you will try to act a little kinder than is necessary – the world really would be a better place. And if you do this, if you act just a little kinder than is necessary, someone else, somewhere,…