Grace Quotes from Jerry Bridges

Reading some Jerry Bridges today (Transforming Grace). Here is a handful of gems. “Mephibosheth… never got to the place where he could leave the King’s table and make it on his own. And neither do we.” “The Bible never speaks of God’s grace as simply making up for our deficiencies.” “God’s invitation to come is…

Thankfully, I Will Never Get What I Deserve

The flesh has a rabid sense of self-entitlement. It cries foul and unfair at every point where it feels that the scales are not in balance. When I have to clean up the dishes left by others, the flesh fuels me with anger and self-righteous resentment toward those who left them in the sink. Why…

Believing the Gospel: A Full-Orbed View

In this post, Jean Larroux, Lead Pastor of Southwood PCA in Huntville, AL, describes a full-orbed view of what we mean when we talk about “believing the gospel.” Thanks, Jean! In every realm of life we understand that our beliefs drive our behavior. If I believe it is going to rain then I bring an…

Tired of Jockeying for Position or Climbing the Ladder?

This Sunday, July 27th, we begin a “back-to-school” sermon series called The GRACE Awakening, which is designed to help us come more and more alive to the wonder of the gospel week after week. This Sunday, as we focus on Luke 18:9-14, we are going to discover implications about God’s grace in Jesus that have…

Placing Limits on God’s Ability

In 1939, George Dantzig enrolled as a graduate student studying statistics under Polish-born professor Jerzy Neyman. At the beginning of one class session, Dr. Neyman chalked two examples of famous unsolvable problems on the blackboard. George happened to arrive late to class that day, and mistakenly thought the unsolvable problems were their homework assignment, so…

The GRACE Awakening Video Trailer

Enjoy this short video trailer of our new series, The Grace Awakening: Living All of Life in Light of the Gospel. Feel free to forward to a friend who might be interested.

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VISION DESSERTS • There are only two left! Please plan to attend one of the two remaining Vision Dessert opportunities this summer at the home of Kristy & McKay Caston.  Register on the bulletin insert and place it in the offering basket after the message. “MIDWEEK” (Coming in September!) Get ready for Creekstone’s first-ever midweek…