Tag: Grace

Late to the Party

Watch at live at 10:45 am on Facebook Read Matthew 20:1-16 Let me ask you a question that has plagued mankind since the beginning of time: Is God fair?  What do you think?  Raise your hand if you think God is fair. (Tell online people the result) Considering that God is righteous and just and ...

Weeds

https://www.facebook.com/upcsterling/videos/2481619965461522 Read Matthew 13:24-30, 36-43 What makes a weed a weed? Someone once said that “a weed is a plant that has mastered every survival skill except for learning how to grow in rows.”[1] Some say a weed is “a just plant that is growing in the wrong place.”[2] In today’s parable, a weed is ...

Yield

What kind of soil are you today? How are you growing deep roots and sharing your yield?

Why All This Talk About Grace?

We use the word "grace" in church all the time, but what does it really mean? And how does it affect our lives outside of church?

Plain Talk

When someone asks you how you are doing, how do you answer? I have a friend who would always answer, "I'm blessed and highly favored," even when he was in pain or having a horrible day. Was he ignoring reality? Or seeing life with a different perspective?