Month: July 2016

Nature’s Grace

There are times that the natural world, which by the way is infused with His glory so maybe it is not so natural, enthralls me. There is a bird in the tree where our travel trailer is parked that does everything she can to draw our attention. She has become Gabe’s bane taunting him with

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Generational Grace

Today I had gracepoints spanning two generations. I seem to have a lot of encounters in the laundry room and today I spoke to a mother and son at separate times. These encounters gave me the opportunity to assess what generational viewpoints were in this particular family. The Mom spoke of how hard everything was;

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Empowering Grace

Grace is said to be unmerited favor, merit is to be worthy of or earned; making it basically a works based premise of approval. When we really unpack what unmerited favor means we begin to see that grace in the 12th century had a more fully developed sense of unmerited favor, love or help. In

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Vicissitudes

  I have a confession to make; I can be a snob. When I say a snob I don’t mean to people per se, I mean places and attitudes. I like professionalism, I think I would choose professionalism over laid back friendliness. I would love to have both, people who are friendly and professional but

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