Author Archives: Ken Chester

About Ken Chester

I love seeing Christ become alive and real in someone's life. It is amazing what happens when Jesus moves in and starts to renovate a life. When I'm not riding my road bike, I am usually walking our corgi named Trinity (she came that way) and corgi-lab named Lowrider. Carolyn and I are transforming our backyard. And a book is on the way. ...Stay tuned ... Ken

He has the grace you need …

February 13, 2018 “Therefore, since we have a great high priest who has passed through the heavens—Jesus the Son of God—let us hold fast to our confession.  For we do not have a high priest who is unable to sympathize … Continue reading

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When You offer You…

February 5, 2108 “Who perceives his unintentional sins? Cleanse me from my hidden faults. Moreover, keep your servant from willful sins; do not let them rule me. Then I will be blameless and cleansed from blatant rebellion.  May the words of my mouth and the meditation of … Continue reading

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Following in His Steps

January 31, 2018 “But he was pierced because of our rebellion, crushed because of our iniquities, punishment for our peace was on him, and we are healed by his wounds. …. He was oppressed and afflicted, yet he did not … Continue reading

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2000 years of perfect imperfections…

January 30, 2018 “It was a perfect sacrifice by a perfect person to perfect some very imperfect people.” Hebrews 10:14 The Message How have we held together for over 2000 years? Our history is littered with endless trails of brokenness, … Continue reading

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Blessed indeed …

January 29, 2018 “Blessed be the God and Father of our Lord Jesus Christ. Because of his great mercy he has given us new birth into a living hope through the resurrection of Jesus Christ from the dead and into an … Continue reading

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Priceless space …

January 26, 2018 “Be anxious for nothing, but in everything by prayer and supplication with thanksgiving let your requests be known to God. And the peace of God which surpasses all comprehension, will guard your heart and mind in Christ … Continue reading

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A way of life …

January 25, 2018 “Therefore Pilate went out to them and *said, “What accusation do you bring against this Man?”  They answered and said to him, “If this Man were not an evildoer, we would not have delivered Him to you.” … Continue reading

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Wide open spaces…

January 24, 2018 “By entering through faith into what God has always wanted to do for us—set us right with him, make us fit for him—we have it all together with God because of our Master Jesus. And that’s not … Continue reading

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First them … now you

January 23, 2018 “Therefore, since we also have such a large cloud of witnesses surrounding us, let us  lay aside every hindrance and the sin the so easily ensnares us. Let run with endurance the race that lies before us, … Continue reading

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Overflowing…

January 22, 2018 “Your kingdom is an everlasting kingdom; your rule is for all generations. The Lord is faithful in all his words and gracious in all his actions.” Psalm 145:13 Christian Standard God is your Portion .. Provider .. … Continue reading

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