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Ezer Equipada: Creciendo en la Fe: Haciendo Espacio para los Demás

Cuando hablamos de hospitalidad, se trata más de la actitud de mi corazón y de la otra persona que de mi casa. A veces pienso …

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Ezer Equipped | Nourishing our Faith by Making Room for Others

Making room for others is much bigger than hospitality. It also means coming alongside others in order to meet their needs and help them grow—which …

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Ezer | Growing in Empathy

Empathy is the ability to understand and share the feelings of another without being judgmental. Empathy says, “I get it. I’m with you.” You can …

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Ezer Equipped: Nourishing our Faith through Prayer and Worship

Prayer is how we communicate with God. Prayer is pouring out our hearts to God in praise, petition, confession of sin, and thanksgiving. We pray …

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What is the Gospel?

If you ask a cross section of adults to explain the gospel, you are likely to hear a wide variety of answers. Some may say …

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Ezer Equipped: Nourishing Our Faith

We are commanded in Scripture to "grow in the grace and knowledge of our Lord and Savior Jesus Christ" (2 Peter 3:18). Just as a …

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Ezer Equipped | The Foundation of our Faith

Early in my faith journey, I mistakenly believed that my right standing with God depended upon me. As I grew in self-awareness and knowledge of …

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Ezer Equipped | Our Faltering Faith

I’ve been following Jesus for almost seventeen years now, and if I am honest, I still feel like a toddler in the faith—learning, like my …

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How Grace Church Views Discipleship

A few key ideas on how grace church views discipleship

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Ezer Equipped: Fixing our Focus

Our eyes are so important to our daily lives. They help us navigate, discern danger, and even connect with others relationally. So when you can’t …

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Ezer Equipped | The Importance of Remembrance

This is the third January we’ve focused on the spiritual discipline of remembering because we believe it is a vital spiritual practice for God’s people. …

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Ezer Equipped | Recapturing Wonder

Ten years ago, I went to the Grand Canyon for a backpacking trip with some family and friends. No picture or video could ever capture …

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Understanding Spiritual Gifts

When you become a Christian, the spirit of God comes to live inside you and gives you a spiritual gift that you did not work …

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Ezer Equipped Newsletter | Weariness

There’s a funny quote that circulates the internet, “I try to take one day at a time, but sometimes several days attack me all at …

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Ezer Equipped | Forgiveness

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Ezer Equipped Newsletter | The Skillful Mender

My imagination has been captivated by the Japanese art of kintsugi ever since I heard about it. Kintsugi is the practice of mending broken pottery …

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Ezer Equipped Newsletter | Life Together

From the very beginning, Scripture tells the story of how God has been establishing a people for himself—the first man and woman, the nation of …

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Ezer Equipped | Redefining Our Relationship With Technology

Because technology demands more and more of us while offering less and less, it’s no wonder we are more lonely and isolated and anxious than …

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Church Membership

From the inception of the evangelical church, the doctrine of membership has been a prominent and often controversial issue. Depending on custom and tradition, the …

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Baptism

“Baptism is a one-time act of obedience that testifies of personal faith in Jesus Christ. Baptism is an outward symbol that signifies an inward spiritual …

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Ezer Equipped Newsletter | A Witnessed Hope

Our hope in Christ’s resurrection isn’t just some made-up fairytale, but a real, historical event substantiated by many witnesses—actual men and women who saw a …

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The Question of Masturbation

One of the questions most frequently asked by Christians when dealing with the subject of sex is, “What about masturbation?” Men and women alike have …

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Building Emotional Intimacy: Empathy

One of the most powerful ways that we can demonstrate love and connect with one another is to be empathetic. How we respond matters.

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Ezer Equipped Newsletter | Worry

If worry were physical exercise, many of us would be Olympic athletes! No doubt, many things we worry about are legitimate concerns—and that makes it …

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Understanding the Trinity

The following Scripture passages (ESV) offer support, clarity, and distinction regarding the triune nature of God.

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Ezer Equipped Newsletter | Put On Love

As we are entering into a new year, things might not look as different as we had hoped they would be. The same brokenness that …

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Ezer Equipped Newsletter | Intentional Remembrance

God called Israel to remember his rescue in light of their slavery, his provision in light of their wilderness wanderings, and his covenant faithfulness in …

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Ezer Equipped Newsletter | A Promise Fulfilled

So many people are anxious, weary, lonely, and discouraged. And it seems as if darkness has indeed swallowed up the light. This extended period of …

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Ezer Equipped Newsletter | Be Held

This season has revealed how little control we have in life and how fragile everything is. When we trust God to be God and to …

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Ezer Equipped Newsletter | Hold Fast

So what do we hold fast to? What is it that can not only enable us to weather the storm, but to also do so …

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Tree of Unbelief

This guide will help you examine not only the rotten fruit produced by your unbelief, but also the root system and the soil that causes …

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Ezer | Understanding Spiritual Gifts

When you become a Christian, the spirit of God comes to live inside you and gives you a spiritual gift that you did not work …

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The Holy Spirit's Ministry To Me

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Over 100 Common Struggles & Personal Assessment

Being self aware of our own struggles puts us in a position to surrender that to God and grow in grace. This re:generation self assessment …

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God is.....I am

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Christ's Work, My Inheritance

Peter was clear that because God raised Christ from the dead, affirming his finished work on the cross, that those who believe in him have …

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Fasting

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The Cause of Death

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A Theology of Death

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Death Swallowed Up

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Ezer Equipped Newsletter | Satisfied

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Suicide Prevention

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Recovery

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Sexual Abuse

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Mental Health Training

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Anxiety in Teens

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Write Your Story

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50 Forms of Pride

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Same-Sex Attraction

For many years, the church has avoided the topic of same- sex attraction, which has resulted in shame and isolation for those who struggle with …

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Eldership

What is the biblical idea behind eldership?

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Your Identity in Christ

We look at statements from the scripture that declare who we are as a child of God through belief in Jesus Christ.

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25 Common Ways We Can Identify Fear of Man

When you are more concerned about what people think about you than what God thinks about you.

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Share Your Story

Very few people are natural when it comes to sharing their faith. We explore several approaches to use when communicating the gospel.

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Altar Calls

A common question that we hear from people is, "Why doesn’t Grace Church have an altar call at the end of the service?"

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Ezer Equipped | Summer Reset

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Why So Many Translations?

Peruse any bookstore today and you will find a multitude of Bible translations amidst the shelves. With so many translations available, one could easily be …

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Parenting: Training in Sexuality

In Deuteronomy 6:1-9, Moses charges the nation of Israel to wholeheartedly dedicate themselves to God’s commands and to pass them down through the generations.

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What We Believe About Serving

At Grace, we ask all of our members to serve the church in some capacity. Not only are we called by God to service, but …

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What We Believe About Communion?

Communion has origins deep in the Old Testament and its significance can be found woven throughout the Bible.

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What Does It Mean to be Born Again?

The term "born again" often carries the stereotype of a preacher touting an oversized bible, picketing all things liberal, and trying to convince others that …

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How Do I Study the Bible?

We believe Scripture should be the foundation for our lives as believers. It is important to study the Word individually and apply it to our …

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Why We Don’t Have a Senior Pastor

Grace acknowledges that the ultimate head of the Church is Jesus (Ephesians 1:22; 4:15) and operates by what is called an “elder‐led” model.

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Why is the Apocrypha not Considered Scripture?

If you are coming to Grace Church from a Roman Catholic background, you may notice a difference in the Table of Contents in the bibles …

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Dating: Practical Principles for Managing Intimacy

In dating, men and women both have a responsibility to live out their masculinity and femininity in ways that are thoughtful, compelling, and honoring to …

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Ezer Equipped Newsletter | Prejudice

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