Posts from July 2018

FAITH5 Plus 1 – 7/29/2018

Hey, Grace’rs, Your Plus 1 assignment: Pray every day this week for the mission of Community of Grace and your call to follow Jesus on the bold, reckless adventure of bringing grace to the world. FAITH5: Tonight and every night before you head to bed spend some time with those you love and do this […]

eGrace 7/26/2018

Hey, Grace’rs, Hopefully you saw my hernia recovery update on Tuesday. The good news is that I’m on the mend. The not so good news is that it will take me about 4-6 weeks to fully recover. The doctor told me that abdominal hernia surgery is much more painful and slower to heal than groin […]

FAITH5 Plus 1 – 7/22/2018

Hey, Grace’rs, Your Plus 1 assignment: Find one way to put love into action. (You might pray about it for a few days and see what ideas come to mind!) FAITH5: Tonight and every night before you head to bed spend some time with those you love and do this faith-building experience together (or, do […]

eGrace 7/19/2018

Hey, Grace’rs, A week ago I had abdominal hernia surgery. I’ve had this hernia since I was in my 20’s but at that time, because of where the hernia was located, there was no surgical option. Now there is! But, because of where the hernia was located the recovery time is far slower (and more […]

FAITH5 Plus 1 – 7/15/2018

Hey, Grace’rs, Your Plus 1 assignment: Google a globe and pick a country. Do a bit of research on that country and pray for its leaders and its people. FAITH5: Tonight and every night before you head to bed spend some time with those you love and do this faith-building experience together (or, do it […]

eGrace 7/12/2018

Hey, Grace’rs, The pace of life is radically different from when I was a kid. Sundays were sacred…literally. Nothing was open. No stores. Very few restaurants. No kids sports were played. It was a day set aside for worship. It seems a quaint, old-fashioned idea today when there are so many many things one can […]

FAITH5 Plus 1 – 7/8/2018

Hey, Grace’rs, Your Plus 1 assignment: Every day this week find someone to compliment—especially a person you don’t know. FAITH5: Tonight and every night before you head to bed spend some time with those you love and do this faith-building experience together (or, do it alone as a time of before bed devotions, keeping a […]

eGrace 7/5/2018

Hey, Grace’rs, This weekend: Question #1 of Ask Pastor Tim: “If we have always had Grace and are forgiven, why did Jesus come and why did he have to die?” This Saturday, after the 5 pm worship service: Chocolate Buffet and Water Balloon Games! Bring your favorite chocolate dessert to worship with you and we’ll […]

FAITH5 Plus 1 – 7/1/2018

Hey, Grace’rs, Your Plus 1 assignment: Look for an opportunity to donate water bottles through your local grocery store or a homeless shelter. FAITH5: Tonight and every night before you head to bed spend some time with those you love and do this faith-building experience together (or, do it alone as a time of before […]