Charitable Judgments

2018-09-30 • Bob Donohue • Matthew 25:31-46       The thread that has tied together our messages in this series is that in the gospel, God does mercy ministries to us. In unfathomable divine compassion, Jesus Christ condescends, takes on our poverty and filthiness — of which we are

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True & Undefiled Religion

2018-09-23 • Wilbroad Chanda • James 1:26-27       Practicing True Religion [is accomplished] by practicing God’s Word through taming the tongue, ministering to the afflicted, and living transformed lives. What are the marks of true religion? I. CONTROLLED SPEECH “The true test of a man’s spirituality is not

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Freely Received; Freely Give

2018-09-16 • Bob Donohue • Deut. 26:1-19       At Grace Community, our messages are typically expository and biblically chronological. Expository preaching intends to draw out the meaning of the text of scripture. To deposit is to put something in, while to exposit is to take something out. An

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Liberating the Lowly

2018-09-09 • Bob Donohue • Isaiah 58:1-14       “Mercy ministries” is the overarching term we’re using for how our evangelistic mission as a church intersects with our demonstrating compassion to the outcasts, vulnerable, and enslaved. It is simply us imitating Christ in alleviating hunger, depression, poverty, and misery

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Activating Anguish

2018-09-02 • Bob Donohue • Romans 9:1-5       Romans 9:15,18,23; 11:30-32 Romans 9:1-5 1. Consuming Anguish Over His Brothers (I Can’t Stop Crying), v.2-3 2 Corinthians 6:8-10 2. Substitutionary Curse Bearing for His Kinsman (Take Me Instead), v.4 Exodus 30:30-31 The next day Moses said to the people,

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Inseperable Love

2018-08-26 • Bob Donohue • Rom. 8:35-37       1. Separators, v.35 2. Slaughtered, v.36 Psalm 44:17-22 17 All this has come upon us,      though we have not forgotten you,      and we have not been false to your covenant. 18 Our heart has not turned back,

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Approaching the Throne of Grace

2018-08-19 • Alan Redrup • Hebrews 4:14-16   Hebrews 10:19-23: “Therefore, brothers, since we have confidence to enter the holy places by the blood of Jesus, by the new and living way that he opened for us through the curtain, that is, through his flesh, and since we have a

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God Is For Us

2018-08-12 • Bob Donohue • Romans 8:31-34   1. God Accepts Us What we deserve outside of Christ:  Leviticus 26:14-28 But if you will not listen to me and will not do all these commandments, 15 if you spurn my statutes, and if your soul abhors my rules, so that

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