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Ray Hollenbach
introduces his new book:

Deeper Grace
Ray Hollenbach

Paperback: CreateSpace, 2015
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The Surprising Depth of Grace

Set aside the question of Heaven or Hell when we reach the afterlife: what about Heaven or Hell while we live? It’s only by God’s grace that we reach Heaven, but the good news is better than we know: by God’s grace Heaven can reach us. The scripture teaches we are saved by grace. Grace begins the work of salvation in here-and-now and completes whatever is left undone in the there-and-then. Both flow from the indispensible grace of God. The world needs grace. We need grace. I need grace. Not for my last breath but for every breath.

The fabric of everyday life is alive with the grace of God. Grace forgives, but it also guides. Consider these amazing words from Titus 2:11-12: For the grace of God has appeared, bringing salvation to all men, instructing us to deny ungodliness and worldly desires and to live sensibly, righteously and godly in the present age . . .” In these words we can hear the full symphony of God’s grace in three movements:

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Chigozie Obioma is the author of the award winning debut novel,

 

The Fisherman

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THE UNFORGIVING BLOW:
How Hardship Can Make Us Better Christians
A Meditation by Chigozie Obioma

 

We often hear about the importance of crisis in our lives. People often say, “Hey, your suffering is for a reason.” But that sounds clichéd, like something so drab and overused it even sounds as if the person who is saying it does not even believe it. But it is, and can be, real.
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The New Year is a great time to start new habits. Meditation is one habit that can be richly beneficial for Christians. We are giving away three copies of Morton Kelsey’s classic book on meditation!

 

Our Latest Book Giveaway…

We’re giving away THREE copies of the classic book:

The Other Side of Silence:
Meditation for the Twenty-First Century
Morton Kelsey

 

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