Monthly Archives: March 2013

The Risen Fool …

April 1, 2013 “What a God we have! And how fortunate we are to have him, this Father of our Master Jesus! Because Jesus was raised from the dead, we’ve been given a brand-new life and have everything to live … Continue reading

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Believing …

March 29, 2013 “Who believes what we’ve heard and seen? Who would have thought God’s saving power would look like this?” Isaiah 53:1 The Message To really believe in this Jesus is a gift. It is easily taken for granted … Continue reading

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The Greatest Sheep Stealer who ever lived …

March 28, 2013 “We’re all like sheep who’ve wandered off and gotten lost. We’ve done our own thing, gone our own way. And God has piled all our sins, everything we’ve done wrong on him, on him.” Isaiah 53:6 The … Continue reading

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Emptied and filled

March 27, 2013 “but emptied Himself, taking the form of a bond-servant, and being made in the likeness of men.” Philippians 2:7 New American Standard Jesus emptied his life so that your could be filled. He chose the lowest form … Continue reading

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What is God up to…?

March 26, 2013 “He included everyone in his death so that everyone could also be included in his life, a resurrection life, a far better life than people ever lived on their own. ..Now we look inside, and what we … Continue reading

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God’s gracious reach …

March 25, 2013 “The Lord is close to the brokenhearted; he rescues those who are crushed in spirit. He heals the brokenhearted, binding up their wounds.” Psalm 34:18, 147:3 New International You will need this truth about God in your … Continue reading

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He really means it …

March 22, 2013 “For if a man is in Christ he becomes a new person altogether– the past is finished and gone, everything has become fresh and new. All this is God’s doing, for he has reconciled us to himself … Continue reading

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32 years. A Gift in Grace

March 21, 2013 Grace-Gripped is away today as Carolyn and I celebrate our 32nd anniversary. Together, we are learning to love the life that Christ is living in us. May God be praised. I love you Sweetie!!! Ken

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Hide and Seek … Finding yourself in Christ

March 20, 2013 “And He was saying to them all, “If anyone wishes to come after Me, he must deny himself, and take up his cross daily and follow Me. For whoever wishes to save his life will lose it, … Continue reading

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Living Lightly…

March 19, 2013 “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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