Unlocked Archives: grace

  • December 8, 2023

    READ: MATTHEW 7:1-5; JAMES 4:11-12 It’s such an easy temptation. How quick we as humans are to make judgments by pointing a finger at someone else instead of looking at the problems in our own lives. It can be so easy to criticize the way other people live. When was the last time you found [...]

  • October 29, 2023

    READ: ROMANS 8:38-39; 1 JOHN 4:7-11 One thing I wish I could go back and tell my younger self over and over is “God loves you.” It’s something I wish every young person could grasp and believe. Life can be tough, especially when you’re a teenager. You’re trying to learn about yourself. You discover your [...]

  • February 25, 2021

    The book of Esther is quite a tale! Bravery, royalty, manipulation, and bribery— it's all there. Except for one thing. God's name is never mentioned. This leaves the reader to wonder, "Doesn't God care to help the Jews when they get signed up for mass murder?"Hadassah was an Israelite under exile in Persia. She, and [...]