Monthly Archives: December 2012

When Jesus finds you …?

Dec. 31, 2012 “God rescued us from dead-end alleys and dark dungeons. He’s set us up in the kingdom of the Son he loves so much, the Son who got us out of the pit we were in, got rid … Continue reading

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Totally Himself … totally for you…

December 24/25 2012 “For Jesus doesn’t change — yesterday, today, tomorrow, he’s always totally himself.” Hebrews 13:8 The Message What’s happened will never be overturned. Jesus .. totally himself .. has come for you. His life in you will change … Continue reading

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Grace-welded lives…

December 21, 2012 “Meanwhile, the moment we get tired in the waiting, God’s Spirit is right alongside helping us along. If we don’t know how or what to pray, it doesn’t matter. He does our praying in and for us, … Continue reading

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Your life in pictures …

December 20, 2012 “We’re all like sheep who’ve wandered off and gotten lost. We’ve all done our own thing, gone our own way.” Isaiah 53:6a The Message What a picture of your life: scattered .. wandering off .. lost .. … Continue reading

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Grace Ensembled Originals …

December 19, 2012 “We see the original and intended shape of our lives there in him.” Romans 8:29 The Message It is one of the hardest things to imagine as being “really real”. Your original and intended shape of life … Continue reading

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Heart written warranties …

December 18, 2012 “This is the brand new covenant that I will make with Israel when the time comes. I will put my law within them — write it on their hearts! –and be their God. And they will be … Continue reading

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Gifts

December 17, 2012 Dear Friends and Readers of Grace-Gripped: I want to thank you for your encouragement of Ken’s ministry. Like you, I am grateful for Ken’s daily email that focuses my life on following Christ. Priority One is a … Continue reading

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Be careful of what you aren’t asking for ….

December 14, 2012 “God spoke again to Ahaz. This time he said, “Ask for a sign from your God. Ask anything. Be extravagant. Ask for the moon!” But Ahaz said, “I’d never do that. I’d never make demands like that … Continue reading

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Birthing a foot-washing revolution …?

December 13, 2012 “Jesus knew that the Father had put him in complete charge of everything, that he came from God and was on his way back to God. So, he got up from the supper table, set aside his … Continue reading

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Living out of the odd side of life …?

December 12, 2013 “What actually took place is this: I tried keeping rules and working my head off to please God, and it didn’t work. So I quit being a “law man” so that I could be a God’s man. … Continue reading

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