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God’s Amazing Grace – Part #2

Mephibosheth – an Example of Grace: There are many stories in the Bible that illustrate the grace of God, but perhaps the most striking is the story of a young man named Mephibosheth. In this story, King David is a … Continue reading

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God’s Amazing Grace – Part #1

God’s Amazing Grace THE BIG IDEA: The greatest miracle in the Kingdom of God is when someone encounters Jesus as their Savior. We are saved by God’s grace alone, through faith in Jesus.  Salvation is not a reward for the … Continue reading

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Good News for #Ragamuffins and #LesMiserables – Part #9

The difference between the law and grace: The law condemns: you are guilty, and you must pay! But grace forgives: yes, you are guilty, but I forgive you, and I won’t give you what you deserve. Like Jean Valjean, we … Continue reading

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Good News for #Ragamuffins and #LesMiserables – Part #8

The story of Les Misérables is such a powerful parallel with the teachings in Galatians. The rest of the story is all about the contrast between the law and grace. For twenty years after Jean Valjean was released from prison, Javert … Continue reading

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Good News for #Ragamuffins and #LesMiserables – Part #7

AN ILLUSTRATION OF GRACE: LES MISERABLES Unfortunately, many people have a hard time grasping the concept of grace, because we have such a works-mentality in the church. Therefore, I want to use a contemporary story as an illustration to help … Continue reading

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Good News for #Ragamuffins and #LesMiserables – Part #6

“Paul, an apostle (not from men nor through man, but through Jesus Christ and God the Father who raised Him from the dead), and all the brethren who are with me, To the churches of Galatia.” (Galatians 1:1-2). In his … Continue reading

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Good News for #Ragamuffins and #LesMiserables – Part #5

Paul was one of the greatest preachers in the history of the church. If you read through the Book of Acts – the history of the first 33 years of the church – you will find Paul’s story starting in … Continue reading

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