Monthly Archives: November 2017

Grace

     The mercy and love of God for his whole creation is, when God acts, what we call grace. If we think of mercy, patience, and love as descriptive of God’s attitude toward us, then, as soon as God … Continue reading

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Faith

After several weeks looking at common religious sayings, we will focus on some basic Biblical themes.   We know that without faith it is impossible to please God (Hebrews 11:6). If we hear this as saying “without tremendous confidence in … Continue reading

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The Road to Hell . . .

“The road to hell is paved with good intentions.” I have heard this said as a warning that sincerity is not enough. That is a scary idea for anyone who is trying to follow Jesus. The implication is that one … Continue reading

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