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

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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Just another normal day…

January 19, 2017 “It stands to reason, doesn’t it, that if the alive-and-present God who raised Jesus from the dead moves into your life, he’ll do the same thing in you that he did in Jesus, bringing you alive to … Continue reading

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January 15, 2107 Grace-Gripped is temporarily recovering from flu and crud. Coughing with marshmallow brains is not much fun. Give thanks in all things … huh? Ken

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From faith to sight …

January 5, 2017 “Now the Lord is the Spirit, and where the Spirit of the Lord is, there is freedom. We all, with unveiled faces, are looking as in a mirror at the glory of the Lord and are being transformed … Continue reading

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