Bible Verses: Acts 14:3, Romans 5:15, 1st Corinthians 3:10, Ephesians 2:5, & Revelation 22:21
Grace - God’s Free and Unmerited favor toward sin humanity.
- Adam sowed a seed of disobedience.
- All of us are reaping the results of Adam and Eve’s Sin. (We to are sinners)
“By the grace God has given me, I laid a foundation as a wise builder, and someone else is building on it. But each one should build with care.
1 Corinthians 3:10 (NIV)
—A builder with no foundation or poor construction will not last.
—Time and costly materials used to build homes or material goods to make you feel good are only material goods that help you fall deeper into sin.
—These things such as money, cars, success, or fame can not stand without a foundation. We as Christians need to build a foundation that will never rot, crack, or crumble. That foundation, that rock that we should build on is!
But when God, who set me apart from my mother’s womb and called me by his grace, was pleased 16 to reveal his Son in me so that I might preach him among the Gentiles, my immediate response was not to consult any human being.
Galatians 1:15-16 (NIV)
—God knows you before you are (born) created in your mothers womb. God has made you in his image. (This is Grace).
—By God’s grace we are made brand new.
Through Grace we have been saved!!!
that even though we were dead because of our sins, he gave us life when he raised Christ from the dead. (It is only by God’s grace that you have been saved!)
Ephesians 2:5 (NLT)
—Let sin not have dominion over you, but know that GOD has miraculously destroyed the power of sin through His son Jesus Christ. On the cross sin has lost its power! (Romans 3:21-22), (Galatians 2:20). We may sin again, but as Christians we pray for God’s grace so that we do not sin!
May the grace of the Lord Jesus be with us each and everyday! Amen and Amen!
—God is the God of all hope. God is the God of grace!
Written on August 13, 2008 by Brandon M. Queen