UNDESERVED: God’s Gift of Grace
Grace is, by definition, an undeserved gift. One gift that is often overlooked by us is the gift of God’s creation. God made this place, he gave us life, he provides support for our existence and it’s all a gift that we never asked for. It’s a gift we don’t deserve.
Weekly Memory Verse
“The LORD is gracious and compassionate, slow to anger and rich in love.” Psalm 145:8
Tuesday, March 6 Read Psalm 104. Our temptation is to think we are in charge. When reading Psalm 104 notice who is the one in charge, the one who is active. Gifts are given… not earned.
Wednesday, March 7 Read Exodus 34. When you describe yourself, what do you say? You probably put the most important thing about yourself first. God describes himself here. What does God say first about himself? (v.6) Look back a few chapters for the context. He’s proving it already.
Friday, March 9 Read Psalm 145. What is the attitude of someone who lives each day acknowledging the grace of God? Psalm 145 is that expression. As you read it, express it. It’s awesome.
Saturday, March 10 Read Matthew 6:19-34. We don’t worry about things that we can control. Considering how much we worry, it tells us a lot about how much we control. What is Jesus’ recommendation for us?
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