Covenant > Contract

Alex Early
Thursday February 16, 2017

God didn’t draft a contract with Abram or with you. God entered a covenant, saying, “I’m committed to your good no matter how many times you fail, how many times you break my heart. I will lovingly abide with you through unmet expectations. I will bleed for this.”

Steve’s Devotional - Is Grace Too Good to Be True?

Steve Brown
Monday February 13, 2017

steve's devotional

As a pastor I felt called to admonish people to get better. Do you have any idea how hard that was? It was my job description to get people to stop doing what they clearly did not want to stop doing. It was my purpose in life to get people to stop sinning. The fact is, people like to sin or they wouldn’t sin.

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Grace Encounter - Elyse Fitzpatrick & Ray Cortese

Key Life
Monday February 13, 2017

christian life relationships

Jesus said, “Behold, I am making all things new.” That’s more than a promise for the future. It’s happening right now in our broken lives as God’s unconditional love embraces us just as we are. Grace changes everything. Join Elyse Fitzpatrick and Ray Cortese on SBE as they talk about the power of the gospel and what to expect at the upcoming Grace Encounter conference.

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An Old Man’s Witness

Key Life
Friday February 10, 2017

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John was the last apostle alive. There is an ancient tradition that says, as John was dying, he reached out and grabbed the hands of the men who were standing around him and said, “Little children, love one another.” Old guys have seen it all, and they know what’s important. Join our favorite old guy, Steve Brown, as he gives us seven things to look for in the Gospel of John.