Tag Archives: God’s mercy

God Glories in Making You Righteous

Daniel Skillman’s Facebook post on God’s grace and mercy was so good that I thought it worth capturing with an image: It’s true. Jesus said: “The Spirit of the Lord is on me,     because he has anointed me     to proclaim good … Continue reading

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Living Rightly Will Never Lead To Righteousness

***       For the grace of God has appeared that offers salvation to all people. It teaches us to say “No” to ungodliness and worldly passions, and to live self-controlled, upright and godly lives in this present age, while we … Continue reading

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The Princess Bride and the Mercy of God – fairness is overrated

[From the archives.] *** I love William Goldman’s The Princess Bride.* Most people who know the story know it from the movie. And many of them can toss off lines from it at the drop of a hat: “As you … Continue reading

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Saturday Quotable – Shakespeare on The Quality of Mercy

The quality of mercy is not strain’d, It droppeth as the gentle rain from heaven Upon the place beneath: it is twice blest; It blesseth him that gives and him that takes: ‘Tis mightiest in the mightiest: it becomes The … Continue reading

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