Living the gift of faith. The texts for this Sunday direct us to how God’s grace and faith make us different in the way we live (Justification by Grace and Sanctification).
THEME OF THE DAY The surprises of faith. We are reminded again in these texts that God works in hidden and surprising ways, ultimately overcoming the forces of evil. Justification by Grace and Providence are again the central themes. But the texts also invite consideration of the Atonement (Classic View of Christ overcoming the forces [...]
THEME OF THE DAY
God gets it done! The texts again highlight how much God’s grace provides (Justification by Grace and Providence) and that the good in life is God’s (sometimes surprising) work and not a function of what we do (Sin).
THEME OF THE DAY Sinful but free and forgiven! The texts for this Sunday highlight how much God’s grace provides (Justification by Grace), though it is totally undeserved (Sin). Psalm 45:10-17 This Psalm is part of an ode for a royal wedding. The author (of the Korahites) is identified as a professional writer, presumably a [...]