Grace and Promise

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Gracious people believe in promises. They acknowledge that the present is broken, but they believe that brokenness is not the end of the story. They believe that things can and will get better. Because of this belief in promises, gracious people are often dismissed. They seem na├»ve, innocent and blind to the facts. They seem … Read more

Grace and Peace

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When writers of the New Testament open their letters, they are quick to pray that their readers experience both grace and peace. The Apostles Paul and Peter open each of their letters with this prayer, and the Apostle John opens both 2 John and Revelation with it. On three occasions, the word, “mercy” is added … Read more