True grace is shocking, scandalous. Without Grace there would be no second chances. Grace shakes our conventions with its insistence on getting close to people and touching them with mercy and hope.
Grace forgives the unfaithful spouse, the racist, the child abuser. It loves today’s AIDS-ridden addict as much as the tax collector of Jesus’ day.
This Video went viral when Rob & Linda Robertson told their incredible story on June 20, 2013, at the last ever annual Exodus conference. It is their story of how God taught them, conservative, evangelical parents, how to TRULY love their gay son.
Monday’s Meditation A Call to Grace by Simply Simon Grace: it’s never far away. Hold out your hands now. Open your heart and receive its gift. For the undeserving and the spent, for the wounded and the weary,… Read More
Grace shakes our conventions with its insistence on getting close to people and touching them with mercy and hope. Grace takes the blame covers the shame and removes the stain. Grace makes beauty out of ugly things.
The saint lives easily with questions, paradox, antinomy, mystery; Pharisees try to be ‘wiser than God’ and resolve all mysteries into neat formulas: they want answers, now. The saint listens, in solitude and silence; the Pharisee fills the void with sound. by Rowland Croucher