Grace can be a noun. It is a thing. It is the unmerited and undeserved blessings God grants to all men and women. Grace can be used in an adjectival sense. As God grants rebellious men and women more than they deserve, God is showing himself to be gracious. This is one of his divine … More All We Do Is Grace People
Of all people, we who call ourselves “Reformed” should understand grace is an undeserved, monergeistic, irrevocable, and unfluctuating gift that cannot be paid back. We talk much about God’s Holy Law. We know God has rules. We know God is serious about his laws. And we also know for us to be righteous and acceptable we … More Perverting Grace — Do We Really Know What This Means?
Paul had been freed from being a false and enslaving brother. Formerly, Paul had great pride in being a “Jew by birth” and not one of those “Gentile sinners.” He was one born as a member of the chosen race. In addition, he was a member of the most powerful nation on the planet; he … More Freedom from False and Enslaving Brothers (Sermon Manuscript from Galatians 2)