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
In Matthew 2, magi from the East show themselves greatly graced by God. They have received … General revelation by means of God’s creation. (Psalm 19 – The heavens and earth declare God’s glory.) General revelation by means of their God-given consciences. (Romans 2 – God had written on their hearts.) Special revelation by means … More The Eclectic Elect
Matthew begins the New Testament and his particular Gospel with a long list of names. For most people, this chapter is not thrilling reading. However, if we pause and consider the people listed in Matthew’s genealogy, we can rejoice in this truth — Jesus is not embarrassed by his sordid family tree. Consider the men. … More He is not embarrassed of you!