Tag Archives: forgiveness

Dec. 3 – 21 Days of Prayer

If we say that we have no sin, we are fooling ourselves, and the truth is not in us. But if we confess our sins, God will forgive us. We can trust God to do this. He always does what … Continue reading

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AN INVITE CAN CHANGE A CITY

One of my favorite narratives in John’s eyewitness account of Jesus life is found in John 4.  I love the translation of John 4:4 in the KJV of Scripture.  Of Jesus, John 4:4 KJV says: And he must needs go through … Continue reading

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FORGIVENESS

If you missed Sunday, February 18th, at Grace – I hope you’ll go to http://www.gf.church/messages and listen to THIS IS US – Part 3 – THIS IS LIFE which deals with forgiveness.  The message was based on a story told … Continue reading

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42 Years of Valentines

  Janet & I celebrated our 40th anniversary this past year and we’ve shared 42 years of Valentines Days together. During an anniversary dinner this past year, we talked to our waiter (who was in his late 20’s or early 30’s) … Continue reading

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SHAME & SIN

Reading through the Bible chronologically this year.  From my reading yesterday it’s interesting to see the relationship between sin and shame.  Genesis 2:25 says that Adam & Eve felt no shame; however the moment they turned from God & did … Continue reading

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5 Things We Want You To Know

On Sunday, September 17, I told a modern day parable about camping – a grizzly – rattlesnakes – rats and a stranger.   I hope you’ll go back and listen to the parable and message:  www.gf.church/media-resources/sermon-podcast/ At the end of … Continue reading

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I KNOW I SHOULD FORGIVE BUT DON’T WANT TO

This past Sunday, I wrapped up our series on IDENTITY with a message related to FORGIVENESS.   If you are a follower of Jesus Christ, a part of your IDENTITY in Christ is one of being totally, eternally forgiven. One … Continue reading

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FORGIVENESS

Reading and reflecting on these passages as I prepare for this Sunday.  Maybe you should do the same. Matthew 26:28   for this is My blood of the covenant, which is poured out for many for forgiveness of sins. Acts 2:38 Peter said to them, … Continue reading

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POSITION & IDENTITY

Here are some of the notes and passages from today’s message on My Position & Identity in Christ. If you are not a follower of Christ, God wants you to know He loves you in spite of anything you’ve done, … Continue reading

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CONFESSION EXERCISE

CONFESSION EXERCISE If we confess our sins, He is faithful and just to forgive us our sins and to cleanse us from all unrighteousness.  1 JOHN 1:9 NKJV CONFESS means I agree with God; I say the same words about my … Continue reading

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