Grace Debrief 9/24/17

Today was the final message in our series on the letter of Paul to the church in Rome. We covered four chapters in about forty minutes! There’s some beautiful music in those chapters! (12-15). Please take a few minutes and read them. Then you’ll understand what I’m about to write. Earworms. Yep. It was the...

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Grace Debrief 9/17/17

If Romans is a symphony, then chapters 9-11 are a little hard to fit into the piece. Think of it this way: these chapters explore the musical themes behind the score. There’s something lurking back there that calls for explanation. For Paul, that thing lurking back there is the problem of Israel – God’s chosen people –...

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Grace Debrief 9/10/17

Can you hear the music of death? When the hero is down for the count. When the damsel in distress is breathing her last. When Lassie is attacked by a cougar and Little Timmy cries.  BUT WAIT! Our of the corner of our hearing, there’s a single, quiet, subtle melody-line of life. The hero’s finger...

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