(Joshua 6; 1 Corinthians 1-2)
Walking in circles never accomplishes much. It will make you dizzy, but it won’t make you successful.
That’s the conventional wisdom, and it sounds like good advice. “God helps those who help themselves,” we say, and all too...
I sat among saints and heroes. Few of them looked extraordinary, and none of them were famous.
If you knew them, though, you’d see what I saw.
I saw a man whose family has been riddled with tragedy lately, who has seen more than one family member taken by death. He smiled...
How easily we forget what God has done. How easily we forget His power.
While the children of Israel were camped on the border of the Promised Land, the twelve spies described the land’s beauty and fruitfulness. Then they described its i...
Sometimes it seems nobody knows your name.
We all want to be known. We want to be loved and included.
Sometimes, though, the popular kids make no room at their table. Sometimes, that new friend doesn’t text back. Sometimes, we’re excluded fr...
(Exodus 19-40, Leviticus)
Even though they could not obey it, the Law was good. God’s commands, God’s character, and God’s presence are always good. The problem was not the Law, but the people.
Moses ascended Sinai amidst the smoke and fire of God’s pres...
When Jesus saw Mary’s tears, He was angry. His indignation was not directed at her, but at death itself, that terrible thief who had stolen Lazarus away far too soon.
He burst into tears and wept, because death destroys what God creates. Jesus...
We are pleased to announce that the new app for Grace Bible Church has launched! If you had the old app, iPhone users have been automatically switched over, and Android users will need to re-download the app. This is due to the difference in store policies with Google and A...
The First Commandment is the hardest.
“You shall have no other gods before me,” He told them. Even then, God knew they would choose other gods. Under every tree on on every hill, they would build their images and bow down to gods they could...