Grace Debrief 4/22/18

There is no clearer example of how Jesus valued relationships than the touching and instructive story John tells in his gospel in chapter 21. Jesus has shown up alive to his disciples twice at this point, but they’re still having trouble making sense of everything. Peter declares he’s going fishing – which was his occupation...

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Grace Debrief 4/8/18

Matthew 22:36-40 “Teacher, which is the great commandment in the Law?” And he said to him, “You shall love the Lord your God with all your heart and with all your soul and with all your mind. This is the great and first commandment. And a second is like it: You shall love your neighbor...

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Grace Debrief 4/1/18

The cross of Jesus is scandalous. It disturbs our sense of right and wrong, and challenges us to face off with truth. Paul describes the cross of Jesus as insanity. He describes it as a scandal, or “stumbling block.” Startling, outrageous truth can do that. It can catch you up short and make you stumble. The...

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