Posts with the category “grace-for-your-day”

Grace for Your Day January 25
January 25th, 2021
The kingdom of God has been described as “God’s rule over the universe.” It refers to the fact that God rules over everything that exists. He is King and He is Lord and, therefore, He reigns over it a...  Read More
by Christi Viljoen
Grace For Your Day January 18
January 18th, 2021
Discipleship has been described as the act of simply telling someone about the Lord. It is the process of finding someone who knows less about Jesus than you do and showing them what you know. Sometim...  Read More
by Christi Viljoen
Grace For Your Day January 11
January 11th, 2021
At the time the New Testament was written, the Roman Empire ruled over 100 million people or one fifth of the world’s population. It also covered more than two million square miles of land and was con...  Read More
by Christi Viljoen
Grace For Your Day January 4
January 4th, 2021
In his book, The City of God, the 4th Century theologian, Augustine, wrote that there is a city of God and a city of man. He said that, when we read the Bible, we see that there are two kingdoms in th...  Read More
by Christi Viljoen
Grace For Your Day December 28
December 28th, 2020
The name Malachi means “messenger” because that is what Malachi was. He was an ordinary man who was chosen to deliver a message to Israel. We do not know much about him. His identity remains a secret ...  Read More
by Christi Viljoen
Grace For Your Day December 21
December 21st, 2020
As we all know, the holiday season is upon us. With all of the Christmas music and Christmas trees and Christmas decorations going up around town, it is hard to ignore the fact that the Christmas is f...  Read More
by Christi Viljoen
Grace For Your Day December 14
December 14th, 2020
If you were commissioned to announce to the world the birth of the Saviour, who would you announce it to?  An advertising agency?  A important king? Someone of influence who had connections to get the...  Read More
by Christi Viljoen
Grace For Your Day December 7, 2020
December 9th, 2020
The Christmas season is upon us, and I keep thinking how did that happen?We are taking a break this week from our amazing series through Ephesians (thank you Pastor Jeremy) to start a series of three ...  Read More
by Christi Viljoen
Grace For Your Day November 30
November 30th, 2020
Ephesians 5:22 may be one of the most controversial passages in the Bible. In a time of secular feminism and women’s liberation, it may be one of the most offensive texts in the Word of God because it...  Read More
by Grace Office
Grace For Your Day November 23
November 23rd, 2020
In her book, The Excellent Wife, Martha Peace writes:God’s will for every Christian wife is that her most important ministry be to her husband (Genesis 2:18). After a wife’s own personal relationship ...  Read More
by Grace Office
Grace For Your Day November 16
November 16th, 2020
According to a recent survey, the number one cause of divorce in North America is a lack of commitment. People just do not feel the need to uphold their wedding vows anymore. They do not see the need ...  Read More
by Grace Office
Grace For Your Day November 9
November 9th, 2020
When it comes to our roles in the home, theologians have come up with two terms to describe the relationship between a husband and a wife: egalitarianism and complementarianism. Egalitarianism refers ...  Read More
by Grace Office
Grace For Your Day November 2
November 2nd, 2020
Type your new text here. The term "submission" is considered by some to be a foul word today. It is considered to be offensive. In fact, one reason there is so much violence and revolution in the worl...  Read More
by Grace Office
Grace For Your Day October 26
October 26th, 2020
Type your new text here. The Protestant Reformation has been considered to be one of the most significant events in human history. It was a time when the whole world was turned upside down by the work...  Read More
by Grace Office
Grace For Your Day October 5
October 5th, 2020
In 2008, a news release was sent out in Great Britain entitled, "World’s Oldest Living Animal Discovered After He is Pictured in 1900 Photograph." The article showed a picture taken on the island of S...  Read More
by Grace Office
Grace For Your Day September 28
September 28th, 2020
There is nothing more common today than to see people wasting time. They waste it on anything. They waste it on sports. They waste it on jobs. They waste it on possessions and I-Phones and Facebook. Y...  Read More
by Grace Office
Grace For Your Day September 21
September 21st, 2020
In December of 2016, the Center for the Study of Global Christianity at Gordon-Cornwell Theological Seminary published a statement that "between 2005 and 2015 there were 900,000 Christian martyrs worl...  Read More
by Grace Office
Grace For Your Day September 14
September 14th, 2020
Jesus often taught with parables and often it was about money, possessions, or treasure.  As a master teacher he told parables using daily experiences that were common to everyone.   He artfully commu...  Read More
by Grace Office
Grace For Your Day August 31
August 31st, 2020
In 2016, Josh McDowell Ministry along with the Barna Group released a survey in which they found that half of all young people in North America regularly look at pornography. They also found that half...  Read More
by Grace Office
Grace For Your Day August 23
August 24th, 2020
Our passage for this week is an interesting one. Like so many other verses in the Book of Ephesians, it is full of depth and mystery because it says: "Therefore be imitators of God, as beloved childre...  Read More
by Grace Office
Grace For Your Day August 10
August 10th, 2020
In his Commentary on the Book of Ephesians, John MacArthur writes:When a person believes and confesses Jesus Christ as Lord and is thereby born again, a transformation takes place in his basic nature ...  Read More
by Grace Office
Grace For Your Day August 3
August 3rd, 2020
What are the worst sins that you can think of? If you were going to create a list of the worst things that a person could do, what would it include? Most of us would say rape or murder. We would put a...  Read More
by Grace Office
Grace For Your Day July 27
July 27th, 2020
It is a fact of life that we all have different clothes to wear. We all have different garments. For example, we have work clothes and play clothes. We have dress clothes and casual clothes. We have c...  Read More
by Grace Office
Grace For Your Day July 20
July 20th, 2020
It is no secret that the world we live in today is in bad shape. It is no surprise to hear that it is struggling but what many people do not know is why that is. Many do not understand the cause of al...  Read More
by Grace Office
Grace For Your Day July 13
July 13th, 2020
Children are notoriously unstable. If you have a child, you will know that they bounce from toy to toy and object to object constantly. As long as they see something new, they will run after it with a...  Read More
by Grace Office
Grace For Your Day July 6
July 6th, 2020
The opening paragraphs of our Vision Statement say that:Our Vision is to proclaim "grace upon grace" to Chilliwack, British Columbia and to the ends of the earth. John 1:16-17 says, "For of His fullne...  Read More
by Grace Office
Grace For Your Day June 15
June 15th, 2020
Communication is a challenge as old as life itself. We all need to do it. We all need to grow in it but we all struggle with it. We all wrestle with taming the tongue.Much of the conflict in the world...  Read More
by Grace Office
Grace For Your Day June 8
June 8th, 2020
An old church building was once in need of repair so the pastor took up an offering. A stingy man in the congregation said that he would give a few dollars until a piece of plaster fell from the ceili...  Read More
by Grace Office
Grace For Your Day June 1
June 1st, 2020
Scholars have estimated that there are currently somewhere between 30,000 and 40,000 Christian denominations in the world today. The number has gone up from what it was in the year 1900 when it was on...  Read More
by Grace Office
Grace For Your Day May 25
May 25th, 2020
In the cartoon, Peanuts, Charlie Browns' sister, Sally, was once struggling to find her memory verse for Sunday School. She could not remember which part of the Bible it was in until she finally blurt...  Read More
by Grace Office