My Grace is Sufficient For You – Jesus

“My grace is sufficient for you, for my power is made perfect in weakness”  Jesus told these words with Paul when he suffering from the fleshly throne given by satan,  I will boast about such a man, but I will not boast about myself, except in my weaknesses. Even if I wanted to boast, I would … Read moreMy Grace is Sufficient For You – Jesus

Forgiveness : Forgiven and Forgiving

Forgiveness : Forgiven and Forgiving By Gary L. Carver Matthew 18:21-35 Bill Self relates a story about Corrie ten Boom. Her imprisonment in the Nazi concentration camps for hiding Jews is chronicled in her book, The Hiding Place. After her release, she was traveling through Germany, witnessing to her faith. On a particular night she … Read moreForgiveness : Forgiven and Forgiving

Grace and Justice

Grace : Justice Matthew 18:21-35 The story begins with mathematics. Peter asks Jesus, “Lord, how often should I forgive my brother or sister who sins against me?” Seven times? That sounds reasonable, even mathematically merciful. Jesus responds with a geometrically progressive figure. Forgiveness is limitless. It cannot be tallied. Throw away calculator and slide rule. … Read moreGrace and Justice