The Verbs of Faith

Originally posted on April 15, 2004 The Verbs of Faith Hebrews 11 is the chapter best known for its teaching on faith. The phrase “by faith” is used twenty times to describe the lives of many of the great people of the Bible. When we read of them, we find...

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Finding Your Center in the Gospel

Originally posted on January 23, 2004 We all need a “center”. A center is the bedrock truth that determines how we live. It is also the truth we keep coming back to for perspective, encouragement and energy to keep moving forward in life. The center is like a home. We...

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Looking Back With Gratitude

Originally posted on December 30, 2003 “I will tell all my brothers the greatness of Your name, in the presence of the whole congregation I will sing your praise.” Psalm 22:22 Dear Grace Family, As I reflect back on 2003, I see the faithfulness and goodness of the Lord toward...

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Pursuing Spiritual Growth

Originally posted on December 11, 2003 This past Sunday, I preached a vision message looking forward to 2004.  I gave three prayers for our church that would become three pursuits of our church.  The first prayer pursuit is that Grace would experience the greatest year of spiritual growth in the...

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