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God's peace can help us live above anxieties as we learn to trust in Him!

The Lord Your Healer: 

Discover Him and Find His Healing Touch by Paul J. Bucknell

Newest! The Lord Your Healer

Discover Him and Find His Healing Touch

First step of discipleship
revive devotions
Advanced Discipleship

The Bible Teaching Commentary on Genesis: The Book of Foundations

Commentaries that specialize on training the teacher!

Overcoming Anxiety: Finding Peace, Discovering God

 

Knowing God: Experience & Love Him

Knowing God: Experience & Love Him

The Mercy and Grace of God

God tenderly and effectively cares for us

Dr. Ridge Orr

Mercy and Grace of God handout pdf | doc

Knowing God Series Index

Series Introduction| Knowing God | The Revelatory God | Goodness of God | Holiness of God | Power of God | Omnipresent God | Exalted God | Faithfuness of God | Wisdom of God | Mercy of God |Wrath of God | Love of God | Sovereignty of God | Providence of God


Purpose: Why is it so hard to forgive others? It would seem that we never made a mistake! But God is perfect. Why is he so kind and forgiving? We seem to be missing something big here.

The Mercy & Grace Of God Defined:

Mercy, simply put, is God not giving us what we do deserve.

Grace, simply stated, is God giving us what we do not deserve.

The Source Of God’s Mercy & Grace

First: Mercy / Grace come from the divine goodness of God, flowing out of His magnificent eternal, holy nature.

Second: God’s mercy and grace presume the condition of mankind’s sin and are given freely by God as He deems appropriate to His eternal purpose.

Reasons For God’s Mercy & Grace -- O.T & N.T

God’s Mercy & Grace As Found In The Psalms

(Psalm 5:7) (6:4) (13:5) (17:7) (18:50) (21:7) (23:6) (86:5) (86:13) (86:15) (103:17) (136:1)

God’s Mercy & Grace As It Relates To His Justice

Justice: Aristotle defined it as “Giving someone what they deserve”. “The punishment meets the crime”.

The Divine Plan Of God’s Mercy & Grace

God the Father – The Fountain of mercy and grace

God the Son – The Channel of mercy and grace

God the Holy Spirit – The Communicator or Bestower of mercy and grace

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