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

Grace for Your Day November 22
November 22nd, 2021
The story is told of the time a teenage boy asked his father to drive his car. The father said that he could do so as soon as he cut his hair to which the boy responded, “But Jesus had long hair.” The...  Read More
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Grace for Your Day November 15
November 15th, 2021
According to one Bible Dictionary, wisdom literature can be defined as:A body of literature common in the Ancient Near East in which instructions for successful living are given. There are two types t...  Read More
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Grace for Your Day November 8
November 7th, 2021
In his book on Happiness, Randy Alcorn writes:I first heard about Christ as a teenager, visiting a church youth group. Initially, Bible stories seemed to me like Greek mythology . . . Then I read the ...  Read More
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Grace for Your Day November 1
November 1st, 2021
According to the latest estimates, there are currently five billion people on the planet today who use the Internet. They add half a million comments to Facebook, 400 hours of video to You Tube, and 1...  Read More
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Grace for Your Day October 25
October 24th, 2021
The story is told of a pastor who feared what a certain man in the church thought about him to the point that every time he frowned or smiled during a sermon, the pastor lost his train of thought so h...  Read More
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Grace for Your Day October 18
October 18th, 2021
Like many of the pastors of his day, Charles Spurgeon was not a verse-by-verse preacher because he did not start at the beginning of a book and work his way until the end. However, he did teach the Bi...  Read More
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Grace for Your Day October 11
October 11th, 2021
At the age of 53, John D. Rockefeller became the world’s first billionaire earning close to one million dollars a week. However, the money quickly ruined his health because he became overcome with anx...  Read More
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Grace for Your Day October 4
October 4th, 2021
In his Commentary on Ecclesiastes, David Gibson writes:"There is one undivided God – “the Lord our God, the Lord is one” – and because God is like that, then he must be approached and worshiped by an ...  Read More
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Grace for Your Day September 27
September 27th, 2021
In May of 2020, rioting broke out in several major cities of the United States over the murder of a black man by a white police officer. In the minds of many people, the violence was not in response t...  Read More
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Grace for Your Day September 20
September 20th, 2021
Fatalism can be defined as “the philosophy of fate.” It is the concept that all of life is determined by a mindless, meaningless, pointless destiny that cannot be stopped no matter what you do. It can...  Read More
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Grace for Your Day September 13
September 13th, 2021
According to a recent Barna Survey, ninety-one percent of Christians say that they have given money to the church. Seventy-five percent also say that they have given to missions and other charitable o...  Read More
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Grace for Your Day September 6
September 7th, 2021
We have recently been blessed as a church to hear some great messages on the subject of the Gospel. To begin with, one of our elders, Kevin Laser, preached on First Corinthians 2:1-2 which says:And wh...  Read More
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Grace for Your Day August 31
August 31st, 2021
John 3:16 is quite possibly the most well-known verse in the Bible. It’s part of an interaction that Jesus has with Nicodemus, one of the rulers of the Jews. With an economy of words, Jesus gets to th...  Read More
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Grace for Your Day August 23
August 25th, 2021
We all want to be wise, and occasionally we have those moments when we say something that sort of startles us, because it sounded wise. We may wonder, where did that come from? We didn’t think we had ...  Read More
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Grace for Your Day August 16
August 16th, 2021
In 1988, Hugh S. Moorhead, professor of philosophy at Northeastern Illinois University, published a book entitled The Meaning of Life. In the book, he interviewed 250 famous scholars in order to ask t...  Read More
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Grace for Your Day August 9
August 9th, 2021
Winston Churchill served for 55 years as a member of the English Parliament from 1900-1964. He also served as the Prime Minister of England from 1940-1945. He was present or involved in at least 15 ma...  Read More
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Grace for Your Day August 2
August 2nd, 2021
In the fields of the central United States is a plant that the farmers call “cheat” because it looks just like a wheat plant but it is not. It is an imposter because it grows as high as the real plant...  Read More
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Grace for Your Day July 26
July 26th, 2021
The story is told of the time a pompous looking deacon asked the children in his Sunday School Class: “Why do people call me a Christian?” To which one little boy replied, “It is because they do not k...  Read More
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Grace for Your Day July 19
July 19th, 2021
In December of 2010, the Globe and Mail Website wrote an article that said:"Before 1971, less than one percent of Canadians ticked the "no religion" box on national surveys. Two generations later, nea...  Read More
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Grace for Your Day July 12
July 12th, 2021
Several years ago, a major Christian denomination published a list of misprints in their church bulletins which were rather funny. They were pretty amusing because they included things such as:Last we...  Read More
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Grace for Your Day July 5
July 5th, 2021
The word “commitment” has fallen on hard times today. It has fallen on difficult times because many people church hop like it is going out of style. They change churches at the drop of a hat because, ...  Read More
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Grace for Your Day June 28
June 28th, 2021
The Book of Ephesians has taken us through a lot of things as a church. It has brought us through a lot of trials over the past several years. For example, it is the book that we were in when the pand...  Read More
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Grace for Your Day June 21
June 20th, 2021
In the 1800’s, a young preacher in Philadelphia was forced to resign from his church for speaking out against slavery. His name was Dudley Tyng and, shortly afterwards, he was involved in a horrible a...  Read More
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Grace for Your Day June 14
June 14th, 2021
Oliver Cromwell was an English statesman who led the Puritan forces to victory during the English Civil War in the 1600’s. He won several decisive battles eventually causing him to be elected Lord Pro...  Read More
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Grace for Your Day June 7
June 7th, 2021
The story is told of a Zimbabwean pastor who reportedly told his congregants that he had a set of holy pens that could help university students pass their exams. According to the local newspaper that ...  Read More
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Grace for Your Day May 31
May 31st, 2021
The typical Roman soldier carried two shields with him into battle. One was called the parma. It was a small block of wood two feet across that was used by the calvary and the infantry at the back of ...  Read More
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Grace for Your Day May 24
May 25th, 2021
The story is told of the time when a famous general was attempting to conquer Persia and, at one point in the campaign, it looked like he might lose because his troops were too lethargic. They were we...  Read More
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Grace for Your Day May 17
May 17th, 2021
GRACE FOR YOUR DAY: George Crawford is a graduate of Occidental College and UCLA in Los Angeles where he graduated with a degree in Law. Upon finishing his studies, he worked as a Prosecuting Attorney...  Read More
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Grace for Your Day May 10
May 10th, 2021
In his Commentary on Ephesians, James Montgomery Boice says:"I preached my first sermon when I was thirteen years old and the text I preached was [Ephesians 6:10-17 on the Armour of God]. I preached i...  Read More
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Grace for Your Day May 3
May 3rd, 2021
In the last 50 years or so, a lot has been written on the subject of spiritual warfare. Due to the rise of the charismatic movement, Christian booksellers have sought to publish as much as possible on...  Read More
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Grace for Your Day April 27
April 26th, 2021
The New Testament Commentator, Warren Wiersbe, once said that: “The Christian life is a battleground, not a playground.” By that, he meant that it is not easy to be a Christian. It is not a simple thi...  Read More
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Grace for Your Day April 19
April 20th, 2021
According to a recent article in the Chilliwack Progress, February is usually a slow month in the real estate market. Typically, only a few houses sell. However, in February of this year, 533 houses w...  Read More
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Grace for Your Day April 12
April 11th, 2021
In light of the United States border being closed, we have decided to postpone the Spring conference for this year and are looking forward to having Dr. Tedd Tripp join us in Spring of 2022. However, ...  Read More
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Grace for Your Day April 5
April 6th, 2021
Galatians 5:13-15 says:For you were called to freedom, brothers and sisters; only do not turn your freedom into an opportunity for the flesh, but serve one another through love. For the whole Law is f...  Read More
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Grace for Your Day March 29
March 31st, 2021
Easter is upon us! It is time to celebrate the day of the risen Lord together and, to do that, we will be having three services over the weekend. We will be having three programs. One on Good Friday (...  Read More
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Grace for Your Day March 21
March 21st, 2021
The story is told of the time a greeting card company decided to do something special for Mother’s Day. They set up a table in a federal prison and invited inmates to send free cards to their mothers....  Read More
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Grace for Your Day March 16
March 16th, 2021
Temptation.When was the last time you were tempted to sin? Just a few minutes ago? Maybe an hour ago? This morning? Last night? Did you see it as temptation? What did you do? Did you ignore it? How di...  Read More
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Grace for Your Day March 8
March 8th, 2021
According to the United Nations, there are 385,000 babies born each day in the world which comes to about 16,000 per hour and 267 per minute. As a result, scientists have determined that the populatio...  Read More
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Grace for Your Day March 1
March 2nd, 2021
The Dictionary defines singleness as “the state or quality of being unmarried.” It is the state in life either before starting a family or after choosing not to pursue one and it is important because ...  Read More
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Grace for Your Day February 22
February 22nd, 2021
In his Commentary on Ephesians, Martyn Lloyd-Jones writes:[As you read Ephesians 5], you would have thought that there could be nothing more exalted than that 27th verse where we are given a glimpse o...  Read More
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