We cannot fail….

Joe Sperling shared a couple of encouraging posts this month on the Assembly board that are especially good for those of us who still have the lovely combo of BG and GG's messages in our subconscious: GG - "Strive harder or you're going to lose out eternally ", (we are going to make it, George,…

It’s not about me….

Michael Spencer's posts on grace (here, here and here) gave me an "aha!" moment about what was off-base, spiritually speaking, in the Geftakys Assembly, and other legalistic groups. That kind of perfectionistic performance-based teaching invokes a schema that is all about the individual. Do I have the right attitude - "Are you rejoicing, sister?" Am…

Mercy Alone….

Last week, for some reason, a phrase from the song "A Debtor to Mercy Alone" kept running through my head. It was from the last verse, "...Yet I to the end shall endure..." So what hymn should we sing yesterday in church but that one, and I noticed the context of that phrase in the song as a whole, i.e.…