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We Hope {From Good to Grace}

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“The goodness gospel is a friend as long as life is neat and tidy …” - Christine Hoover, Good to Grace: Letting Go of the Goodness Gospel My life suddenly was NOT neat and tidy when I was widowed thirteen years ago. My favorite line from my favorite song is “You offer hope when our hearts have Continue Reading

Giving Grace {From Good to Grace}

Giving Grace

Grace is a big deal. A mighty God gave us grace and we sometimes give grace to others. As minister’s wives we are expected to be experts at grace. We give our husbands grace, we give our children grace, and we give the not-so-friendly church members grace, right? In Christine Hoover’s book, “From Continue Reading

Does God Hear the Prayer of a Muslim?

Does God Hear the Prayers of a Muslim

There was a certain man in Caesarea called Cornelius, a centurion ...., a devout man and one who feared God with all his household, who gave alms generously to the people, and prayed to God always. About the ninth hour of the day he saw clearly in a vision an angel of God coming in and saying to Continue Reading