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“Grace That Is Greater Than The Inexcusable” (Mark 14:32-42 sermon)

C.S. Lewis wrote “To be a Christian means to forgive the inexcusable because God has forgiven the inexcusable in you.” That is a great statement, and very convicting regarding our attitude and practice towards others — but the power of … Continue reading

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His Humiliation — And Our Response

“Thou didst leave Thy throne and Thy kingly crown when Thou camest to earth for me …” the Christmas hymn says. Psalm 22:18 continues the idea of the humility — and even humiliation — that Jesus underwent for us: “They … Continue reading

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Turning the Table on Shame

Hebrews 12:2 says of Jesus that He “for the joy set before Him, endured the cross, despising the shame, and has sat down at the right hand of God.” That phrase, “despising the shame” is an interesting one. “Shame” is … Continue reading

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