Grace Upon Grace

Grace Upon Grace: We All Have Received

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“He saved us, not on the basis of deeds which we have done in righteousness, but according to His mercy, by the washing of regeneration and renewing by the Holy Spirit, whom He poured out upon us richly through Jesus Christ our Savior, so that being justified by His grace we would be made heirs […] Read more…

Grace Upon Grace: Perfected as Paul

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And He has said to me, “My grace is sufficient for you, for power is perfected in weakness.” 2 Corinthians 12:9 The concept of grace has been following me everywhere, literally. The Bible lesson I was assigned to teach was about grace two weeks ago. I went to visit a local congregation and the Minister […] Read more…

Grace Upon Grace: Royalty Reigned in Ruth (Part 2)

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The women said to Naomi: “Praise be to the Lord, who this day has not left you without a guardian-redeemer. Ruth 4:14 *note: As we continue to consider Ruth’s story, let’s read chapters 3 and 4 carefully. Last week, we discussed the loyalty and diligence of Ruth which led her to make a statement of […] Read more…

Grace Upon Grace: Royalty Reigned in Ruth

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“Do not urge me to leave you or turn back from following you; for where you go, I will go, and where you lodge, I will lodge. Your people shall be my people, and your God, my God.” Ruth 1:16 Last week, we saw how God redeemed a woman who, in faith, feared the Lord. […] Read more…

Grace Upon Grace: Redemption for Rahab

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“By faith the prostitute Rahab, because she welcomed the spies, was not killed with those who were disobedient.” Hebrews 11:31 *note: please read all of Joshua chapter 2 for the context of our study In Joshua chapter 2, we meet our muse for the week: Rahab. She is the perfect example of an imperfect woman […] Read more…

Grace Upon Grace

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“For of His fullness we have all received, and grace upon grace.” John 1:16 Grace (n) mercy; clemency; pardon favor shown in granting a delay or temporary immunity. 5 letters. 1 word. 66 books. 1 Bible. 2 Testaments. 1 Savior. Grace. From Genesis chapter 3 to Revelation chapter 22, the Bible has woven together the […] Read more…