How to Thrive in Grace

Trying harder just doesn’t get it.

Are you a good example? Are you living out your faith? Would those that work with you, live with you or go to church with you know you are a child of God if you never uttered a single word? Do you represent your savior well? Some of you may have stopped reading at my first question. But for those of you who have stayed with me, let’s pull back the veil that we try to hind behind and be honest with ourselves.

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There But For The Grace of God, Go I

We forget so easily that we’ve walked in those same shoes.

I grew up with this saying. So when I do utter it’s words and the person hearing them for the first time looks at me like I have three heads, I’m as baffled as they are. Have you heard it before? If not, here’s what I mean when I say it…If it weren’t for God’s grace I’d be walking in that person’s shoes right now. I could very easily be that person that is __________  (fill in the blank with absolutely anything). 

But by the grace of God I am what I am, and his grace to me was not without effect…–yet not I, but the grace of God that was with me. 1 Corinthians 15:10

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