The triumph of grace over sin By Father Roland Rolheiser

The triumph of grace over sin By Father Roland Rolheiser THE GOSPELS point out that, before his conversion, Zacchaeus was a short man, someone lacking in height, but that, after his conversion, the tall man gave back what the small man had stolen. Meeting Jesus, it seems, made Zacchaeus grow bigger in stature. That’s what goodness does … Continue reading The triumph of grace over sin By Father Roland Rolheiser

The Method of Grace by J R Miller

              The Method of Grace by J R Miller J. R. Miller, 1902 http://www.gracegems.org/Miller/SERMONS.htm There is a phrase in one of the Gospels, referring to Christ, which is very suggestive. The whole verse reads: "Of His fullness have all we received, and grace for grace." The words "grace for grace" are very suggestive. They describe the manner in which … Continue reading The Method of Grace by J R Miller

Sufficient Grace by Joni Eareckson Tada

         Sufficient Grace by Joni Eareckson Tada      All the passages below are taken from Joni Eareckson Tada’s book, “A Lifetime of Wisdom---Embracing the Way God Heals You,” which was published in 2009. CENTRAL PRISON, DC DEPARTMENT OF CORRECTIONS LORTON, VIRGINIA NOVEMBER 1978 I'm back in the van with the team from Prison Fellowship, looking out at … Continue reading Sufficient Grace by Joni Eareckson Tada

People as Means of Grace by J R Miller

            People as Means of Grace by J R Miller J. R. Miller, 1888 http://www.gracegems.org "As iron sharpens iron---so one man sharpens another." Proverbs 27:17 There are pairs of pictures which show some Indian children: first---as they appeared when they came fresh from their barbarism, with the dress and all other marks of their savage state; then---as … Continue reading People as Means of Grace by J R Miller

Modern Stories of Amazing Grace by Philip Yancey

 Modern Stories of Amazing Grace by Philip Yancey     The following quotations are from Philip Yancey’s book, “What’s so Amazing about Grace?” published in 1997. During a British conference on comparative religions, experts from around the world debated what, if any, belief was unique to the Christian faith. They began eliminating possibilities. Incarnation? Other religions had different versions of … Continue reading Modern Stories of Amazing Grace by Philip Yancey

Imagining Grace by Father Ronald Rolheiser

Imagining Grace by Father Ronald Rolheiser (CatholicNews---Sunday September 8, 2019)                                                   www.catholic.org.sg Imagine this: A man, entirely careless of all moral and spiritual affairs, lives his life in utter selfishness, pleasure his only pursuit. He lives the high life, never prays, never goes to church, has numerous sexual affairs, and has no concern for anyone but … Continue reading Imagining Grace by Father Ronald Rolheiser

Growing in Grace by Martyn Lloyd Jones

      Growing in Grace by Martyn Lloyd Jones All the passages below are taken from Martyn Lloyd-Jones’ book “Expository Sermons on 2 Peter.” The sermons were preached at Westminister Chapel, London, from October 1946 to March 1947. It was originally printed in 1948-1950. The current publication is in 1999. What are these conditions that are essential to … Continue reading Growing in Grace by Martyn Lloyd Jones

Graceless Words for a Grieving Man by Charles R Swindoll

Graceless Words for a Grieving Man by Charles R Swindoll      All the passages below are taken from Charles R Swindoll’s book “Job” published in 2004.      If you're like me, there are mornings you get a song on your mind and it keeps returning through the day. It happened to me last Thursday. It went … Continue reading Graceless Words for a Grieving Man by Charles R Swindoll

Be Strengthened By Grace By John Piper.

  Be Strengthened By Grace By John Piper.   http://www.desiringgod.org 7Remember those who led you, who spoke the word of God to you; and considering the result of their conduct, imitate their faith. 8 Jesus Christ is the same yesterday and today and forever. 9 Do not be carried away by varied and strange teachings; for it is good for the heart … Continue reading Be Strengthened By Grace By John Piper.