Time Of Gracehttp://www.timeofgrace.org/feedWith Pastor Mark JeskeTime Of Grace MinistrynoTime of Grace is an international Christian outreach media ministry that is dedicated to sharing the good news of Jesus Christ with as many people as possible. Time of Grace is an international Christian outreach media ministry that is dedicated to sharing the good news of Jesus Christ with as many people as possible. Katy Klinnert Ellisonkklinnert@timeofgrace.orgThu, 23 Feb 2017 00:56:06 -0600How Can I Make a Difference? As a MissionaryTime Of Grace Ministryhttp://www.timeofgrace.org/media/video/438/how_can_i_make_a_difference_as_a_missionaryhttp://www.timeofgrace.org/media/video/438/how_can_i_make_a_difference_as_a_missionary<p>Each of us are missionaries in big and small ways either right where we are or wherever we go--telling one person at a time of God&#39;s love.&nbsp; Romans 16:25-27</p> <p>Each of us are missionaries in big and small ways either right where we are or wherever we go--telling one person at a time of God&#39;s love.&nbsp; Romans 16:25-27</p> Sun, 19 Feb 2017 00:01:00 -0600How Can I Make a Difference? As a LeaderTime Of Grace Ministryhttp://www.timeofgrace.org/media/video/437/how_can_i_make_a_difference_as_a_leaderhttp://www.timeofgrace.org/media/video/437/how_can_i_make_a_difference_as_a_leader<p>Appreciate the good leaders God has given you.&nbsp;But also aspire to be a leader yourself&mdash;to go as far as God has gifted you.&nbsp; 1 Chronicles 12:32</p> <p>Appreciate the good leaders God has given you.&nbsp;But also aspire to be a leader yourself&mdash;to go as far as God has gifted you.&nbsp; 1 Chronicles 12:32</p> Sun, 12 Feb 2017 00:01:00 -0600How Can I Make a Difference? As a TeacherTime Of Grace Ministryhttp://www.timeofgrace.org/media/video/436/how_can_i_make_a_difference_as_a_teacherhttp://www.timeofgrace.org/media/video/436/how_can_i_make_a_difference_as_a_teacher<p>You can help transmit your faith to those around you by teaching--whether a teacher means being a parent, grandparent, friend, or formal teacher. Daniel 12:1-4</p> <p>You can help transmit your faith to those around you by teaching--whether a teacher means being a parent, grandparent, friend, or formal teacher. Daniel 12:1-4</p> Sun, 05 Feb 2017 00:01:00 -0600When Life Gets HardTime Of Grace Ministryhttp://www.timeofgrace.org/media/video/434/when_life_gets_hardhttp://www.timeofgrace.org/media/video/434/when_life_gets_hard<p>Like Job in the Bible, you too can turn to God in your pain and darkness and find light and hope. He has all power; he is in control; he has a plan for you. And he already carried out the ultimate plan of salvation for you through Jesus.&nbsp; 1 Corinthians 10:13; Job 2:10; Hebrews 8:12; 1 Peter 1:20; Job 19:25-27</p> <p>Like Job in the Bible, you too can turn to God in your pain and darkness and find light and hope. He has all power; he is in control; he has a plan for you. And he already carried out the ultimate plan of salvation for you through Jesus.&nbsp; 1 Corinthians 10:13; Job 2:10; Hebrews 8:12; 1 Peter 1:20; Job 19:25-27</p> Sun, 29 Jan 2017 00:05:00 -0600I Want to Grow: More Spiritual; Less WorldlyTime Of Grace Ministryhttp://www.timeofgrace.org/media/video/433/i_want_to_grow_more_spiritual_less_worldlyhttp://www.timeofgrace.org/media/video/433/i_want_to_grow_more_spiritual_less_worldly<p>As you build up your faith through the study of God&rsquo;s Word, you&#39;ll find joy in serving him and see that he is the only way to heaven. Looking to God and his Word are the key to being spiritual, not worldly.&nbsp; 1 Corinthians 3:1-22</p> <p>As you build up your faith through the study of God&rsquo;s Word, you&#39;ll find joy in serving him and see that he is the only way to heaven. Looking to God and his Word are the key to being spiritual, not worldly.&nbsp; 1 Corinthians 3:1-22</p> Sun, 22 Jan 2017 00:05:00 -0600I Want to Grow: More Confident; Less WorriedTime Of Grace Ministryhttp://www.timeofgrace.org/media/video/432/i_want_to_grow_more_confident_less_worriedhttp://www.timeofgrace.org/media/video/432/i_want_to_grow_more_confident_less_worried<p>There&#39;s no need to worry! Instead, you can be confident that your Father in heaven holds you, protects you, and promises to give you all that you need. Matthew 6:25-34</p> <p>There&#39;s no need to worry! Instead, you can be confident that your Father in heaven holds you, protects you, and promises to give you all that you need. Matthew 6:25-34</p> Sun, 15 Jan 2017 00:05:00 -0600I Want to Grow: More Generous; Less SelfishTime Of Grace Ministryhttp://www.timeofgrace.org/media/video/430/i_want_to_grow_more_generous_less_selfishhttp://www.timeofgrace.org/media/video/430/i_want_to_grow_more_generous_less_selfish<p>Your blessings come from God and belong to him. When you are generous with others, you are sharing what God has given you, and he promises to bless you!&nbsp; Proverbs 11:4,24,25; 2 Corinthians 9:8-11</p> <p>Your blessings come from God and belong to him. When you are generous with others, you are sharing what God has given you, and he promises to bless you!&nbsp; Proverbs 11:4,24,25; 2 Corinthians 9:8-11</p> Sun, 08 Jan 2017 12:01:00 -0600I Want to Grow: More Joyful; Less ResentfulTime Of Grace Ministryhttp://www.timeofgrace.org/media/video/429/i_want_to_grow_more_joyful_less_resentfulhttp://www.timeofgrace.org/media/video/429/i_want_to_grow_more_joyful_less_resentful<p>Remember that you are loved and valued by God and you have it all in Jesus! That knowledge brings joy to your life.&nbsp; Psalm 73:21-28</p> <p>Remember that you are loved and valued by God and you have it all in Jesus! That knowledge brings joy to your life.&nbsp; Psalm 73:21-28</p> Sun, 01 Jan 2017 00:00:00 -0600God From God, Light From LightTime Of Grace Ministryhttp://www.timeofgrace.org/media/video/428/god_from_god_light_from_lighthttp://www.timeofgrace.org/media/video/428/god_from_god_light_from_light<p>The true story of Christmas is that God sent his Son to save us. Staying connected to Jesus, who created us, sustains us, saved us, and is always with us, gives our lives value and purpose. Because of him we are God&#39;s children, here to live our lives for him.&nbsp; Colossians 1:15-20</p> <p>The true story of Christmas is that God sent his Son to save us. Staying connected to Jesus, who created us, sustains us, saved us, and is always with us, gives our lives value and purpose. Because of him we are God&#39;s children, here to live our lives for him.&nbsp; Colossians 1:15-20</p> Sun, 25 Dec 2016 00:01:00 -0600Help Me, Jesus! Never Give UpTime Of Grace Ministryhttp://www.timeofgrace.org/media/video/427/help_me_jesus_never_give_uphttp://www.timeofgrace.org/media/video/427/help_me_jesus_never_give_up<p>When we feel like giving up, God encourages us to own up to the sinful part we play in our lives, to repent, and to look to his Word to build us up and strengthen us for when times get tough so that we persevere and look ahead to heaven.&nbsp; Revelation 2:1-7</p> <p>When we feel like giving up, God encourages us to own up to the sinful part we play in our lives, to repent, and to look to his Word to build us up and strengthen us for when times get tough so that we persevere and look ahead to heaven.&nbsp; Revelation 2:1-7</p> Sun, 18 Dec 2016 00:02:00 -0600Help Me, Jesus! Keep ForgivingTime Of Grace Ministryhttp://www.timeofgrace.org/media/video/426/help_me_jesus_keep_forgivinghttp://www.timeofgrace.org/media/video/426/help_me_jesus_keep_forgiving<p>True contentment comes when we remember that we&rsquo;re forgiven children of God because of what Jesus did for us. No matter our situation in life, we can be positive and content because, ultimately, that forgiveness is all that matters. &nbsp; Philippians 4:10-13</p> <p>True contentment comes when we remember that we&rsquo;re forgiven children of God because of what Jesus did for us. No matter our situation in life, we can be positive and content because, ultimately, that forgiveness is all that matters. &nbsp; Philippians 4:10-13</p> Sun, 11 Dec 2016 00:01:00 -0600Help Me, Jesus! Stay PositiveTime Of Grace Ministryhttp://www.timeofgrace.org/media/video/425/help_me_jesus_stay_positivehttp://www.timeofgrace.org/media/video/425/help_me_jesus_stay_positive<p>True contentment comes when we remember that we&rsquo;re forgiven children of God because of what Jesus did for us. No matter our situation in life, we can be positive and content because, ultimately, that forgiveness is all that matters.&nbsp; Philippians 4:10-13</p> <p>True contentment comes when we remember that we&rsquo;re forgiven children of God because of what Jesus did for us. No matter our situation in life, we can be positive and content because, ultimately, that forgiveness is all that matters.&nbsp; Philippians 4:10-13</p> Sun, 04 Dec 2016 00:01:00 -0600I Need a Savior: Because Hell Is RealTime Of Grace Ministryhttp://www.timeofgrace.org/media/video/424/i_need_a_savior_because_hell_is_realhttp://www.timeofgrace.org/media/video/424/i_need_a_savior_because_hell_is_real<p>Hell is real. We are to take it seriously, yet we have the assurance that our salvation is not dependent on what we do but on what Jesus did. With that same confidence and hope, we can use our time right now to tell others about the only way to heaven.&nbsp; Luke 16:19-31</p> <p>Hell is real. We are to take it seriously, yet we have the assurance that our salvation is not dependent on what we do but on what Jesus did. With that same confidence and hope, we can use our time right now to tell others about the only way to heaven.&nbsp; Luke 16:19-31</p> Sun, 27 Nov 2016 00:02:00 -0600I Need a Savior: Because I SinTime Of Grace Ministryhttp://www.timeofgrace.org/media/video/423/i_need_a_savior_because_i_sinhttp://www.timeofgrace.org/media/video/423/i_need_a_savior_because_i_sin<p>Our acceptance before God does not depend on what we have done but on what Jesus has done for us. We live our lives with repentant hearts, recognizing our only hope is the Savior whom God sent to the world for us. Mark 2:13-17</p> <p>Our acceptance before God does not depend on what we have done but on what Jesus has done for us. We live our lives with repentant hearts, recognizing our only hope is the Savior whom God sent to the world for us. Mark 2:13-17</p> Sun, 20 Nov 2016 00:02:00 -0600The End Times: RSVP Your Wedding InvitationTime Of Grace Ministryhttp://www.timeofgrace.org/media/video/422/the_end_times_rsvp_your_wedding_invitationhttp://www.timeofgrace.org/media/video/422/the_end_times_rsvp_your_wedding_invitation<p>God&#39;s invitation to heaven is a free gift that we can&#39;t ignore--it&#39;s life or death for us!&nbsp; Revelation 22:12-17</p> <p>God&#39;s invitation to heaven is a free gift that we can&#39;t ignore--it&#39;s life or death for us!&nbsp; Revelation 22:12-17</p> Sun, 13 Nov 2016 00:01:00 -0600The End Times: Fear the ReaperTime Of Grace Ministryhttp://www.timeofgrace.org/media/video/421/the_end_times_fear_the_reaperhttp://www.timeofgrace.org/media/video/421/the_end_times_fear_the_reaper<p>As God&rsquo;s child, you have no need to fear your death or judgment day because through faith in Christ, your salvation and heaven are secure.&nbsp; Revelation 14:14-20</p> <p>As God&rsquo;s child, you have no need to fear your death or judgment day because through faith in Christ, your salvation and heaven are secure.&nbsp; Revelation 14:14-20</p> Sun, 06 Nov 2016 00:01:00 -0500The End Times: Remember the MartyrsTime Of Grace Ministryhttp://www.timeofgrace.org/media/video/420/the_end_times_remember_the_martyrshttp://www.timeofgrace.org/media/video/420/the_end_times_remember_the_martyrs<p>Remember to thank those who went before you, those who shared their greatest treasure--Jesus--with you! &nbsp; Revelation 6:9-11</p> <p>Remember to thank those who went before you, those who shared their greatest treasure--Jesus--with you! &nbsp; Revelation 6:9-11</p> Sun, 30 Oct 2016 00:01:00 -0500End Times, Fear the ReaperTime Of Grace Ministryhttp://www.timeofgrace.org/media/video/419/end_times_fear_the_reaperhttp://www.timeofgrace.org/media/video/419/end_times_fear_the_reaperMon, 24 Oct 2016 15:44:00 -0500End Times, Fear the ReaperTime Of Grace Ministryhttp://www.timeofgrace.org/media/video/418/end_times_fear_the_reaperhttp://www.timeofgrace.org/media/video/418/end_times_fear_the_reaperMon, 24 Oct 2016 15:43:00 -0500Really, Jesus? Be Perfect?Time Of Grace Ministryhttp://www.timeofgrace.org/media/video/416/really_jesus_be_perfecthttp://www.timeofgrace.org/media/video/416/really_jesus_be_perfect<p>God expects us to be perfect, but he freely sent his Son to achieve that perfection for us! We live our faith by showing that same mercy and love to others.&nbsp; Matthew 5:48</p> <p>God expects us to be perfect, but he freely sent his Son to achieve that perfection for us! We live our faith by showing that same mercy and love to others.&nbsp; Matthew 5:48</p> Sun, 23 Oct 2016 00:00:00 -0500Really, Jesus? Carry My CrossTime Of Grace Ministryhttp://www.timeofgrace.org/media/video/415/really_jesus_carry_my_crosshttp://www.timeofgrace.org/media/video/415/really_jesus_carry_my_cross<p>As Jesus&#39; followers, we have crosses to bear in our lives, but God promises to deliver us from it all in heaven!&nbsp; Mark 8:31-38</p> <p>As Jesus&#39; followers, we have crosses to bear in our lives, but God promises to deliver us from it all in heaven!&nbsp; Mark 8:31-38</p> Sun, 16 Oct 2016 16:05:00 -0500Really, Jesus? Hate My Father and Mother?Time Of Grace Ministryhttp://www.timeofgrace.org/media/video/414/really_jesus_hate_my_father_and_motherhttp://www.timeofgrace.org/media/video/414/really_jesus_hate_my_father_and_mother<p>Our relationship with Jesus is the most important thing we have, and we need to nurture it and keep him number one in our hearts.&nbsp; Luke 14:25,26</p> <p>Our relationship with Jesus is the most important thing we have, and we need to nurture it and keep him number one in our hearts.&nbsp; Luke 14:25,26</p> Sun, 09 Oct 2016 00:01:00 -0500Really, Jesus? Love My Enemies?Time Of Grace Ministryhttp://www.timeofgrace.org/media/video/413/really_jesus_love_my_enemieshttp://www.timeofgrace.org/media/video/413/really_jesus_love_my_enemies<p>Learn how you can show the gospel attitude of love and forgiveness to those around you--even your enemies! &nbsp;</p> <p>Luke 6:27-36</p> <p>&nbsp;</p> <p>Learn how you can show the gospel attitude of love and forgiveness to those around you--even your enemies! &nbsp;</p> <p>Luke 6:27-36</p> <p>&nbsp;</p> Sun, 02 Oct 2016 00:01:00 -0500Marvelous Metaphors: I AmTime Of Grace Ministryhttp://www.timeofgrace.org/media/video/412/marvelous_metaphors_i_amhttp://www.timeofgrace.org/media/video/412/marvelous_metaphors_i_am<p>Because Jesus is true God and true man, God the Father sees what he has done, not anything we have done. And because of our I Am God (unchanging, always existing, rock-steady God), we can claim heaven as our own.</p> <p>John 8:48-58</p> <p>Because Jesus is true God and true man, God the Father sees what he has done, not anything we have done. And because of our I Am God (unchanging, always existing, rock-steady God), we can claim heaven as our own.</p> <p>John 8:48-58</p> Sun, 25 Sep 2016 00:01:00 -0500Marvelous Metaphors: I Am the Way, the Truth, and the LifeTime Of Grace Ministryhttp://www.timeofgrace.org/media/video/411/marvelous_metaphors_i_am_the_way_the_truth_and_the_lifehttp://www.timeofgrace.org/media/video/411/marvelous_metaphors_i_am_the_way_the_truth_and_the_life<p>Jesus is the the only way to heaven. There is absolutely no other way than through faith in him. He alone brings forgiveness and the hope of heaven. &nbsp;</p> <p>John 14:1-6</p> <p>&nbsp;</p> <p>&nbsp;</p> <p>Jesus is the the only way to heaven. There is absolutely no other way than through faith in him. He alone brings forgiveness and the hope of heaven. &nbsp;</p> <p>John 14:1-6</p> <p>&nbsp;</p> <p>&nbsp;</p> Sun, 18 Sep 2016 00:00:00 -0500Marvelous Metaphors: I Am the VineTime Of Grace Ministryhttp://www.timeofgrace.org/media/video/410/marvelous_metaphors_i_am_the_vinehttp://www.timeofgrace.org/media/video/410/marvelous_metaphors_i_am_the_vine<p>Christ is the life-giving vine, and we are the branches that the Father has grafted into him. If we are connected to him, we bear fruit. If not, we are dead because our faith can&#39;t live without him.</p> <p>John 15:1-8</p> <p>Christ is the life-giving vine, and we are the branches that the Father has grafted into him. If we are connected to him, we bear fruit. If not, we are dead because our faith can&#39;t live without him.</p> <p>John 15:1-8</p> Sun, 11 Sep 2016 00:00:00 -0500Marvelous Metaphors: I Am the Light of the WorldTime Of Grace Ministryhttp://www.timeofgrace.org/media/video/408/marvelous_metaphors_i_am_the_light_of_the_worldhttp://www.timeofgrace.org/media/video/408/marvelous_metaphors_i_am_the_light_of_the_world<p>Jesus tells us that he is the Light of the World. He is the only one who reveals the way through the darkness of sin to heaven. The Light shows us the truth and how to live joyful and meaningful lives. It gives us the identity of God&#39;s children. And as God&#39;s children we are reflectors of the Light to those around us so they too can learn of their Savior. The Light of the World makes us light to the world around us.</p> <p>John 8:12,21-23,51; 12:35</p> <p>Jesus tells us that he is the Light of the World. He is the only one who reveals the way through the darkness of sin to heaven. The Light shows us the truth and how to live joyful and meaningful lives. It gives us the identity of God&#39;s children. And as God&#39;s children we are reflectors of the Light to those around us so they too can learn of their Savior. The Light of the World makes us light to the world around us.</p> <p>John 8:12,21-23,51; 12:35</p> Sun, 04 Sep 2016 00:00:00 -0500Good for Business: Work Hard for Your BossTime Of Grace Ministryhttp://www.timeofgrace.org/media/video/406/good_for_business_work_hard_for_your_bosshttp://www.timeofgrace.org/media/video/406/good_for_business_work_hard_for_your_boss<p>In this message you will be reminded that our Christian integrity and honesty are things we display all the time--not just on Sundays. We can work hard for our bosses as working for the Lord and bringing him glory.</p> <p>&nbsp;</p> <p>Colossians 3:22-25</p> <p>In this message you will be reminded that our Christian integrity and honesty are things we display all the time--not just on Sundays. We can work hard for our bosses as working for the Lord and bringing him glory.</p> <p>&nbsp;</p> <p>Colossians 3:22-25</p> Sun, 28 Aug 2016 00:03:00 -0500Good for Business: Take Care of Your PeopleTime Of Grace Ministryhttp://www.timeofgrace.org/media/video/407/good_for_business_take_care_of_your_peoplehttp://www.timeofgrace.org/media/video/407/good_for_business_take_care_of_your_people<p>In this message, Pastor Jeske shows you how your Christian faith shows by your actions. Instead of exploiting or using people, the Bible teaches us to treat others with respect.</p> <p>Isaiah 58:3,4</p> <p>&nbsp;</p> <p>&nbsp;</p> <p>&nbsp;</p> <p>In this message, Pastor Jeske shows you how your Christian faith shows by your actions. Instead of exploiting or using people, the Bible teaches us to treat others with respect.</p> <p>Isaiah 58:3,4</p> <p>&nbsp;</p> <p>&nbsp;</p> <p>&nbsp;</p> Sun, 21 Aug 2016 00:03:00 -0500Good for Business: Take Care of Your CustomersTime Of Grace Ministryhttp://www.timeofgrace.org/media/video/404/good_for_business_take_care_of_your_customershttp://www.timeofgrace.org/media/video/404/good_for_business_take_care_of_your_customers<p>In this message be encouraged to act like Jesus--being a servant to others and treating your customers fairly, honestly, and truthfully. &nbsp;1 Corinthians 10:23,24</p> <p>&nbsp;</p> <p>In this message be encouraged to act like Jesus--being a servant to others and treating your customers fairly, honestly, and truthfully. &nbsp;1 Corinthians 10:23,24</p> <p>&nbsp;</p> Sun, 14 Aug 2016 00:01:00 -0500Good For Business: Tell the TruthTime Of Grace Ministryhttp://www.timeofgrace.org/media/video/405/good_for_business_tell_the_truthhttp://www.timeofgrace.org/media/video/405/good_for_business_tell_the_truth<p>When you tell the truth and live with integrity, you not only worship God with your life, but you make him look good to others and your faith shines through!</p> <p>Proverbs 16:3,8,11,13; 20:17</p> <p>When you tell the truth and live with integrity, you not only worship God with your life, but you make him look good to others and your faith shines through!</p> <p>Proverbs 16:3,8,11,13; 20:17</p> Sun, 07 Aug 2016 00:01:00 -0500I Have a Friend: Who Tells Me He's GayTime Of Grace Ministryhttp://www.timeofgrace.org/media/video/403/i_have_a_friend_who_tells_me_hes_gayhttp://www.timeofgrace.org/media/video/403/i_have_a_friend_who_tells_me_hes_gay<p>The discussion around gay marriage is important, and it&rsquo;s not a matter of individuals putting their biases and prejudices on other people. The real issue is for us to dial into our God. This is a spiritual issue, and you don&rsquo;t truly love people who are committing spiritual suicide by letting them continue in what they are doing. Love demands that we represent what our Creator and Savior-God has revealed to us about his intent for the human race. Let&rsquo;s love people enough to tell the truth.<br /> <br /> &nbsp;</p> <p>The discussion around gay marriage is important, and it&rsquo;s not a matter of individuals putting their biases and prejudices on other people. The real issue is for us to dial into our God. This is a spiritual issue, and you don&rsquo;t truly love people who are committing spiritual suicide by letting them continue in what they are doing. Love demands that we represent what our Creator and Savior-God has revealed to us about his intent for the human race. Let&rsquo;s love people enough to tell the truth.<br /> <br /> &nbsp;</p> Sun, 31 Jul 2016 00:00:00 -0500I Have a Friend: Who Talks About SuicideTime Of Grace Ministryhttp://www.timeofgrace.org/media/video/402/i_have_a_friend_who_talks_about_suicidehttp://www.timeofgrace.org/media/video/402/i_have_a_friend_who_talks_about_suicide<p>People who are contemplating suicide are miserable and feel that ending their own lives is the only way out. Satan taunts them with lies of worthlessness and despair. But we as Christians have a powerful weapon in the Word of God to attack those lies and to give God&rsquo;s hope to the ears and hearts of people who may feel that their lives are hopeless.<br /> <br /> &nbsp;</p> <p>People who are contemplating suicide are miserable and feel that ending their own lives is the only way out. Satan taunts them with lies of worthlessness and despair. But we as Christians have a powerful weapon in the Word of God to attack those lies and to give God&rsquo;s hope to the ears and hearts of people who may feel that their lives are hopeless.<br /> <br /> &nbsp;</p> Sun, 24 Jul 2016 00:00:00 -0500I Have a Friend: Whose Marriage Is Falling ApartTime Of Grace Ministryhttp://www.timeofgrace.org/media/video/401/i_have_a_friend_whose_marriage_is_falling_aparthttp://www.timeofgrace.org/media/video/401/i_have_a_friend_whose_marriage_is_falling_apart<p>God&#39;s love and forgiveness are there for you or for those you know who are struggling with marital problems. His plan for marriage is the key to a happy one.</p> <p>God&#39;s love and forgiveness are there for you or for those you know who are struggling with marital problems. His plan for marriage is the key to a happy one.</p> Sun, 17 Jul 2016 00:00:00 -0500I Have a Friend: Who Is Caught in AddictionTime Of Grace Ministryhttp://www.timeofgrace.org/media/video/399/i_have_a_friend_who_is_caught_in_addictionhttp://www.timeofgrace.org/media/video/399/i_have_a_friend_who_is_caught_in_addiction<p>Many of us struggle with various forms of addiction or know someone who does. Jesus gives us the tools we need to help those who struggle with these issues&mdash;he tells us to show them they have value, forgiveness, and love through him.</p> <p>Many of us struggle with various forms of addiction or know someone who does. Jesus gives us the tools we need to help those who struggle with these issues&mdash;he tells us to show them they have value, forgiveness, and love through him.</p> Sun, 10 Jul 2016 00:00:00 -0500Pray for the CountryTime Of Grace Ministryhttp://www.timeofgrace.org/media/video/397/pray_for_the_countryhttp://www.timeofgrace.org/media/video/397/pray_for_the_country<p>No matter what country we live in, God can use our circumstances to carry out his will. He promises to bless us and hear our prayers. He invites us to pray for our country, to thank God for it, and to use us in whatever ways he can to spread his Word.</p> <p>No matter what country we live in, God can use our circumstances to carry out his will. He promises to bless us and hear our prayers. He invites us to pray for our country, to thank God for it, and to use us in whatever ways he can to spread his Word.</p> Sun, 03 Jul 2016 00:00:00 -0500Getting Your Jesus TattooTime Of Grace Ministryhttp://www.timeofgrace.org/media/video/396/getting_your_jesus_tattoohttp://www.timeofgrace.org/media/video/396/getting_your_jesus_tattoo<p>Jesus promises that he will come again to take us to heaven. We are to believe it; through faith it is ours. As we go through life looking forward to what awaits us in heaven&mdash;emotional and physical healing, full access to God and his love, an eternity of loving service&mdash;we share that confidence in heaven with those around us. We are already marked with the name of Jesus; heaven is ours even now!</p> <p>Jesus promises that he will come again to take us to heaven. We are to believe it; through faith it is ours. As we go through life looking forward to what awaits us in heaven&mdash;emotional and physical healing, full access to God and his love, an eternity of loving service&mdash;we share that confidence in heaven with those around us. We are already marked with the name of Jesus; heaven is ours even now!</p> Sun, 26 Jun 2016 00:00:00 -0500Parenting Isn't Easy: Parents Pass on the FaithTime Of Grace Ministryhttp://www.timeofgrace.org/media/video/332/parenting_isnt_easy_parents_pass_on_the_faithhttp://www.timeofgrace.org/media/video/332/parenting_isnt_easy_parents_pass_on_the_faith<p>Parents are crucially important players in transmitting the gospel of Jesus to their children. If we teach God&rsquo;s wisdom to our children, they will know of their forgiveness, they will learn self-control, they will know of the freedom from fear and anxiety, and they will look forward to a life in heaven.</p> <p>Parents are crucially important players in transmitting the gospel of Jesus to their children. If we teach God&rsquo;s wisdom to our children, they will know of their forgiveness, they will learn self-control, they will know of the freedom from fear and anxiety, and they will look forward to a life in heaven.</p> Sun, 19 Jun 2016 00:00:00 -0500Parenting Isn't Easy: Parents Need to InsistTime Of Grace Ministryhttp://www.timeofgrace.org/media/video/331/parenting_isnt_easy_parents_need_to_insisthttp://www.timeofgrace.org/media/video/331/parenting_isnt_easy_parents_need_to_insist<p>One of the important parts of being a parent is teaching children to obey. A child who doesn&rsquo;t learn to obey or exhibit self-restraint doesn&rsquo;t cultivate the servant attitude that is needed in life to get along with others, to hold down a job, or ultimately to respect and obey God. This section of Colossians gives us a mental framework for what a Christian home is supposed to look like. In that home love is apparent&mdash;children feel secure and valued, they learn respect and gratitude, and they attribute their blessings to their loving God.</p> <p>One of the important parts of being a parent is teaching children to obey. A child who doesn&rsquo;t learn to obey or exhibit self-restraint doesn&rsquo;t cultivate the servant attitude that is needed in life to get along with others, to hold down a job, or ultimately to respect and obey God. This section of Colossians gives us a mental framework for what a Christian home is supposed to look like. In that home love is apparent&mdash;children feel secure and valued, they learn respect and gratitude, and they attribute their blessings to their loving God.</p> Sun, 12 Jun 2016 00:00:00 -0500Parenting Isn't Easy: Parents Make MistakesTime Of Grace Ministryhttp://www.timeofgrace.org/media/video/330/parenting_isnt_easy_parents_make_mistakeshttp://www.timeofgrace.org/media/video/330/parenting_isnt_easy_parents_make_mistakes<p>Being a parent is hard, and there are times when we fall short or our sinful actions are apparent to our kids because we&rsquo;ve wronged them or failed them in some way. But even when we mess up, God forgives us. As we are repentant and do our best to fix what we&rsquo;ve done, we have the assurance of that forgiveness and the knowledge that God has a plan to use us to pass on our faith to the next generation. Our mistakes become examples that our own children can learn from.</p> <p>Being a parent is hard, and there are times when we fall short or our sinful actions are apparent to our kids because we&rsquo;ve wronged them or failed them in some way. But even when we mess up, God forgives us. As we are repentant and do our best to fix what we&rsquo;ve done, we have the assurance of that forgiveness and the knowledge that God has a plan to use us to pass on our faith to the next generation. Our mistakes become examples that our own children can learn from.</p> Sun, 05 Jun 2016 00:00:00 -0500Shh! Don't Tell!Time Of Grace Ministryhttp://www.timeofgrace.org/media/video/392/shh_dont_tellhttp://www.timeofgrace.org/media/video/392/shh_dont_tell<p>Jesus&#39; transfiguration revealed his glory, but the disciples kept quiet about it at first because many people wouldn&#39;t have believed them. Now that Jesus&#39; redemptive work is finished, we share the news about him as far and wide as we can so that others can hear about the only way to heaven.</p> <p>Jesus&#39; transfiguration revealed his glory, but the disciples kept quiet about it at first because many people wouldn&#39;t have believed them. Now that Jesus&#39; redemptive work is finished, we share the news about him as far and wide as we can so that others can hear about the only way to heaven.</p> Sun, 29 May 2016 00:00:00 -0500Love Your Enemies! Seriously!Time Of Grace Ministryhttp://www.timeofgrace.org/media/video/391/love_your_enemies_seriouslyhttp://www.timeofgrace.org/media/video/391/love_your_enemies_seriously<p>God has shown amazing love and mercy to us. And as recipients of that grace, he tells us to show the same to others, even to our enemies.</p> <p>God has shown amazing love and mercy to us. And as recipients of that grace, he tells us to show the same to others, even to our enemies.</p> Sun, 22 May 2016 00:00:00 -0500What Do You Mean Grace? Teaching GraceTime Of Grace Ministryhttp://www.timeofgrace.org/media/video/390/what_do_you_mean_grace_teaching_gracehttp://www.timeofgrace.org/media/video/390/what_do_you_mean_grace_teaching_grace<p>In the final message in this series, Pastor Jeske teaches you about the Holy Spirit&rsquo;s role in grace. It is he who gives you the faith you need, and he transforms your attitudes to follow God&rsquo;s will, not your own.</p> <p>In the final message in this series, Pastor Jeske teaches you about the Holy Spirit&rsquo;s role in grace. It is he who gives you the faith you need, and he transforms your attitudes to follow God&rsquo;s will, not your own.</p> Sun, 15 May 2016 00:00:00 -0500What Do You Mean Grace? Redeeming GraceTime Of Grace Ministryhttp://www.timeofgrace.org/media/video/389/what_do_you_mean_grace_redeeming_gracehttp://www.timeofgrace.org/media/video/389/what_do_you_mean_grace_redeeming_grace<p>Grace is purely God&rsquo;s gift! Jesus humbled himself so that we could grab on to the riches he brings us: forgiveness of our sins and life eternal. He redeemed us and made us his children. We celebrate that amazing gift that&rsquo;s ours through faith, and we let that love flow through us to others.</p> <p>Grace is purely God&rsquo;s gift! Jesus humbled himself so that we could grab on to the riches he brings us: forgiveness of our sins and life eternal. He redeemed us and made us his children. We celebrate that amazing gift that&rsquo;s ours through faith, and we let that love flow through us to others.</p> Sun, 08 May 2016 00:00:00 -0500What Do You Mean Grace? Providing GraceTime Of Grace Ministryhttp://www.timeofgrace.org/media/video/376/what_do_you_mean_grace_providing_gracehttp://www.timeofgrace.org/media/video/376/what_do_you_mean_grace_providing_grace<p>God pours out his providing grace on all of us--giving us all that we need and sustaining us daily. As his children, we have the honor of being messengers of that good news!</p> <p>God pours out his providing grace on all of us--giving us all that we need and sustaining us daily. As his children, we have the honor of being messengers of that good news!</p> Sun, 01 May 2016 00:00:00 -0500He's Alive: Live Without FearTime Of Grace Ministryhttp://www.timeofgrace.org/media/video/375/hes_alive_live_without_fearhttp://www.timeofgrace.org/media/video/375/hes_alive_live_without_fear<p>You are a winner because of Jesus! Learn how no matter your situation, you can use it to serve God and others.</p> <p>You are a winner because of Jesus! Learn how no matter your situation, you can use it to serve God and others.</p> Sun, 24 Apr 2016 00:00:00 -0500He's Alive: Follow Without DistractionTime Of Grace Ministryhttp://www.timeofgrace.org/media/video/370/hes_alive_follow_without_distractionhttp://www.timeofgrace.org/media/video/370/hes_alive_follow_without_distraction<p>Learn how you can follow Jesus without distraction and keep your focus heavenward!</p> <p>Learn how you can follow Jesus without distraction and keep your focus heavenward!</p> Sun, 17 Apr 2016 00:00:00 -0500He's Alive: Wait With HopeTime Of Grace Ministryhttp://www.timeofgrace.org/media/video/369/hes_alive_wait_with_hopehttp://www.timeofgrace.org/media/video/369/hes_alive_wait_with_hope<p>The resurrection of Jesus changes everything in our lives! Learn how you can wait in hope for your home in heaven.</p> <p>The resurrection of Jesus changes everything in our lives! Learn how you can wait in hope for your home in heaven.</p> Sun, 10 Apr 2016 00:00:00 -0500He's Alive: Tell While There's TimeTime Of Grace Ministryhttp://www.timeofgrace.org/media/video/368/hes_alive_tell_while_theres_timehttp://www.timeofgrace.org/media/video/368/hes_alive_tell_while_theres_time<p>Because of Easter, we win with Christ! He wants us to tell that news to as many as we can while there&#39;s still time.</p> <p>Because of Easter, we win with Christ! He wants us to tell that news to as many as we can while there&#39;s still time.</p> Sun, 03 Apr 2016 00:00:00 -0500I Told You I Would RiseTime Of Grace Ministryhttp://www.timeofgrace.org/media/video/366/i_told_you_i_would_risehttp://www.timeofgrace.org/media/video/366/i_told_you_i_would_rise<p>The physical resurrection of Jesus is the most important event in all of human history. Because of what he did, everything in your life changes. You now have the hope of a happy relationship with God that&rsquo;s not based on your efforts; it&rsquo;s all on Jesus. Your forgiveness is guaranteed and heaven is yours!</p> <p>The physical resurrection of Jesus is the most important event in all of human history. Because of what he did, everything in your life changes. You now have the hope of a happy relationship with God that&rsquo;s not based on your efforts; it&rsquo;s all on Jesus. Your forgiveness is guaranteed and heaven is yours!</p> Sun, 27 Mar 2016 00:00:00 -0500By His Wounds, We Are Healed: For Our LifeTime Of Grace Ministryhttp://www.timeofgrace.org/media/video/365/by_his_wounds_we_are_healed_for_our_lifehttp://www.timeofgrace.org/media/video/365/by_his_wounds_we_are_healed_for_our_life<p>The cross of Christ is a beautiful symbol for you as a Christian. Though it was an instrument of torure, it shows you how Jesus gave his life for us so that we could have eternal life!</p> <p>The cross of Christ is a beautiful symbol for you as a Christian. Though it was an instrument of torure, it shows you how Jesus gave his life for us so that we could have eternal life!</p> Sun, 20 Mar 2016 00:00:00 -0500By His Wounds, We Are Healed: For Our PeaceTime Of Grace Ministryhttp://www.timeofgrace.org/media/video/364/by_his_wounds_we_are_healed_for_our_peacehttp://www.timeofgrace.org/media/video/364/by_his_wounds_we_are_healed_for_our_peace<p>The violence Jesus suffered ended violence eternally. It was this lack of peace for our Savior that would bring abundant peace to you&mdash; the peace of heaven!</p> <p>The violence Jesus suffered ended violence eternally. It was this lack of peace for our Savior that would bring abundant peace to you&mdash; the peace of heaven!</p> Sun, 13 Mar 2016 00:00:00 -0600By His Wounds, We Are Healed: For Our GloryTime Of Grace Ministryhttp://www.timeofgrace.org/media/video/362/by_his_wounds_we_are_healed_for_our_gloryhttp://www.timeofgrace.org/media/video/362/by_his_wounds_we_are_healed_for_our_glory<p>Jesus was crowned with thorns so that we could be crowned with glory. By his wounds, we are healed&mdash;we&rsquo;re crowned as heirs of heaven, God&rsquo;s royal children!</p> <p>Jesus was crowned with thorns so that we could be crowned with glory. By his wounds, we are healed&mdash;we&rsquo;re crowned as heirs of heaven, God&rsquo;s royal children!</p> Sun, 06 Mar 2016 00:00:00 -0600By His Wounds, We Are Healed: For Our FreedomTime Of Grace Ministryhttp://www.timeofgrace.org/media/video/363/by_his_wounds_we_are_healed_for_our_freedomhttp://www.timeofgrace.org/media/video/363/by_his_wounds_we_are_healed_for_our_freedom<p>Because of Jesus, you are declared not guilty in God&#39;s courtroom. Jesus&#39; condemnation sets you free as God&#39;s child!</p> <p>Because of Jesus, you are declared not guilty in God&#39;s courtroom. Jesus&#39; condemnation sets you free as God&#39;s child!</p> Sun, 28 Feb 2016 00:00:00 -0600Marriage Is Hard: It's Hard to ServeTime Of Grace Ministryhttp://www.timeofgrace.org/media/video/355/marriage_is_hard_its_hard_to_servehttp://www.timeofgrace.org/media/video/355/marriage_is_hard_its_hard_to_serve<p>You are changed because of Jesus! Learn how living a Spirit-filled life rolls over to your marriage and how you treat your spouse.</p> <p>You are changed because of Jesus! Learn how living a Spirit-filled life rolls over to your marriage and how you treat your spouse.</p> Sun, 21 Feb 2016 00:00:00 -0600Marriage Is Hard: It's Hard to Be ContentTime Of Grace Ministryhttp://www.timeofgrace.org/media/video/354/marriage_is_hard_its_hard_to_be_contenthttp://www.timeofgrace.org/media/video/354/marriage_is_hard_its_hard_to_be_content<p>When we think we&#39;re in control of our marriage and not God, things often go badly. Learn how staying in God&#39;s Word to build up your marriage strength and following God&#39;s plan can help you and your spouse grow and work together.</p> <p>When we think we&#39;re in control of our marriage and not God, things often go badly. Learn how staying in God&#39;s Word to build up your marriage strength and following God&#39;s plan can help you and your spouse grow and work together.</p> Sun, 14 Feb 2016 00:00:00 -0600Marriage Is Hard: It's Hard to ListenTime Of Grace Ministryhttp://www.timeofgrace.org/media/video/353/marriage_is_hard_its_hard_to_listenhttp://www.timeofgrace.org/media/video/353/marriage_is_hard_its_hard_to_listen<p>Marriage can be hard, but with God&#39;s help we can be quick to listen and slow to speak so that we can support our partner with the knid of love that God has shown us.</p> <p>Marriage can be hard, but with God&#39;s help we can be quick to listen and slow to speak so that we can support our partner with the knid of love that God has shown us.</p> Sun, 07 Feb 2016 00:00:00 -0600No Limits: To His Power Over SatanTime Of Grace Ministryhttp://www.timeofgrace.org/media/video/352/no_limits_to_his_power_over_satanhttp://www.timeofgrace.org/media/video/352/no_limits_to_his_power_over_satan<p>Your God has no limits! In this message, Pastor Jeske shows you that Jesus uses his power to give you the protection and guidance that you need for your life.</p> <p>Your God has no limits! In this message, Pastor Jeske shows you that Jesus uses his power to give you the protection and guidance that you need for your life.</p> Sun, 31 Jan 2016 00:00:00 -0600No Limits: To His Power Over DeathTime Of Grace Ministryhttp://www.timeofgrace.org/media/video/351/no_limits_to_his_power_over_deathhttp://www.timeofgrace.org/media/video/351/no_limits_to_his_power_over_deathSun, 24 Jan 2016 00:00:00 -0600No Limits: To His Power Over WeatherTime Of Grace Ministryhttp://www.timeofgrace.org/media/video/350/no_limits_to_his_power_over_weatherhttp://www.timeofgrace.org/media/video/350/no_limits_to_his_power_over_weather<p>Your powerful God is always in control! Watch this episode to learn how you can depend on him to help you through the storms of your life.</p> <p>Your powerful God is always in control! Watch this episode to learn how you can depend on him to help you through the storms of your life.</p> Sun, 17 Jan 2016 00:00:00 -0600No Limits: To His Power Over MatterTime Of Grace Ministryhttp://www.timeofgrace.org/media/video/349/no_limits_to_his_power_over_matterhttp://www.timeofgrace.org/media/video/349/no_limits_to_his_power_over_matter<p>Your God has no limits! In this message, Pastor Jeske shows you that Jesus uses his power to give you the protection and guidance that you need for your life.</p> <p>Your God has no limits! In this message, Pastor Jeske shows you that Jesus uses his power to give you the protection and guidance that you need for your life.</p> Sun, 10 Jan 2016 00:00:00 -0600What's Got to Change in Your Life?Time Of Grace Ministryhttp://www.timeofgrace.org/media/video/347/whats_got_to_change_in_your_lifehttp://www.timeofgrace.org/media/video/347/whats_got_to_change_in_your_life<p>Do you make resolutions and changes each January? Are there areas in your life where you could change your actions to align more closely with your faith? Dig in to these questions and more in this message as you find out how the way you live your life will change knowing you are saved!</p> <p>Do you make resolutions and changes each January? Are there areas in your life where you could change your actions to align more closely with your faith? Dig in to these questions and more in this message as you find out how the way you live your life will change knowing you are saved!</p> Sun, 03 Jan 2016 00:00:00 -0600He Was Made in Human LikenessTime Of Grace Ministryhttp://www.timeofgrace.org/media/video/346/he_was_made_in_human_likenesshttp://www.timeofgrace.org/media/video/346/he_was_made_in_human_likeness<p>Do you find the Christmas story believable? Could Jesus really have come to earth as a human baby, just like each of us? In this special Christmas episode of <em>Time of Grace, </em>learn more about why Jesus came into the world as he did.</p> <p>Do you find the Christmas story believable? Could Jesus really have come to earth as a human baby, just like each of us? In this special Christmas episode of <em>Time of Grace, </em>learn more about why Jesus came into the world as he did.</p> Fri, 25 Dec 2015 00:00:00 -0600What Will You Give Him? Your ObedienceTime Of Grace Ministryhttp://www.timeofgrace.org/media/video/345/what_will_you_give_him_your_obediencehttp://www.timeofgrace.org/media/video/345/what_will_you_give_him_your_obedience<p>Jesus is our loving Savior who died for us. In this message learn why we also call him Lord and give him our obedience with joy and humility.</p> <p>Jesus is our loving Savior who died for us. In this message learn why we also call him Lord and give him our obedience with joy and humility.</p> Sun, 20 Dec 2015 00:00:00 -0600What Will You Give Him? Your OfferingsTime Of Grace Ministryhttp://www.timeofgrace.org/media/video/344/what_will_you_give_him_your_offeringshttp://www.timeofgrace.org/media/video/344/what_will_you_give_him_your_offerings<p>What can you give your God this Christmas? You can give him your offerings because you love him, because he loved you first and sent Jesus for you. You can give with confidence knowing that God promises to provide for you, and you can give because you enjoy investing in ministry that helps to spread the message of Jesus&mdash;a message that you love and want others to know about.</p> <p>What can you give your God this Christmas? You can give him your offerings because you love him, because he loved you first and sent Jesus for you. You can give with confidence knowing that God promises to provide for you, and you can give because you enjoy investing in ministry that helps to spread the message of Jesus&mdash;a message that you love and want others to know about.</p> Fri, 11 Dec 2015 00:00:00 -0600What Will You Give Him? Your HeartTime Of Grace Ministryhttp://www.timeofgrace.org/media/video/343/what_will_you_give_him_your_hearthttp://www.timeofgrace.org/media/video/343/what_will_you_give_him_your_heart<p>Jesus became fully human in order to live as we do. He was tempted by the same things we are tempted by, yet he remained perfect and died for our sins. His work brings us fully into God&rsquo;s family. And that means God will sustain us, he claims us as his own, and he will help us along the way with anything we need. When we give our hearts to Jesus in faith, his holiness and righteous become ours.</p> <p>Jesus became fully human in order to live as we do. He was tempted by the same things we are tempted by, yet he remained perfect and died for our sins. His work brings us fully into God&rsquo;s family. And that means God will sustain us, he claims us as his own, and he will help us along the way with anything we need. When we give our hearts to Jesus in faith, his holiness and righteous become ours.</p> Sun, 06 Dec 2015 01:00:00 -0600What Will You Give Him? Your AttentionTime Of Grace Ministryhttp://www.timeofgrace.org/media/video/342/what_will_you_give_him_your_attentionhttp://www.timeofgrace.org/media/video/342/what_will_you_give_him_your_attention<p>Watch this first episode in Pastor Jeske&#39;s new Advent message series and be empowered to give Jesus more of your attention as you prepare for his birth. Learn how you can give him the attention he deserves!&nbsp;</p> <p>Watch this first episode in Pastor Jeske&#39;s new Advent message series and be empowered to give Jesus more of your attention as you prepare for his birth. Learn how you can give him the attention he deserves!&nbsp;</p> Sat, 28 Nov 2015 00:00:00 -0600Thank You, Jesus!Time Of Grace Ministryhttp://www.timeofgrace.org/media/video/340/thank_you_jesushttp://www.timeofgrace.org/media/video/340/thank_you_jesus<p>When we think of thankfulness, we often forget to actually thank the One who gives us all things&mdash;our God and Savior. Gratitude is a learned behavior, but when we are connected to Jesus, we are able to recognize the miracles that he performs around us every day. We are able to see the blessings and gifts that he has given us. He shows us that we are valuable to him, and we thank him for his abundant grace.</p> <p>When we think of thankfulness, we often forget to actually thank the One who gives us all things&mdash;our God and Savior. Gratitude is a learned behavior, but when we are connected to Jesus, we are able to recognize the miracles that he performs around us every day. We are able to see the blessings and gifts that he has given us. He shows us that we are valuable to him, and we thank him for his abundant grace.</p> Sun, 22 Nov 2015 00:00:00 -0600Survivors: Coping With Loss of HealthTime Of Grace Ministryhttp://www.timeofgrace.org/media/video/339/survivors_coping_with_loss_of_healthhttp://www.timeofgrace.org/media/video/339/survivors_coping_with_loss_of_health<p>We&#39;ve all heard people say &quot;I can cope with anything as long as I have my health.&quot; But what if you don&#39;t have that?&nbsp;</p> <p>In this week&#39;s episode of Time of Grace, learn how to have confidence and trust in God even as you suffer with health problems.</p> <p>We&#39;ve all heard people say &quot;I can cope with anything as long as I have my health.&quot; But what if you don&#39;t have that?&nbsp;</p> <p>In this week&#39;s episode of Time of Grace, learn how to have confidence and trust in God even as you suffer with health problems.</p> Sun, 15 Nov 2015 00:00:00 -0600Survivors: Coping With Loss of a Loved OneTime Of Grace Ministryhttp://www.timeofgrace.org/media/video/338/survivors_coping_with_loss_of_a_loved_onehttp://www.timeofgrace.org/media/video/338/survivors_coping_with_loss_of_a_loved_one<p>Death is a sad part of our lives, but it doesn&rsquo;t mean the end for us or for our loved ones. Because of Jesus&rsquo; resurrection, we too will rise. We can take comfort and be secure knowing that our Christian loved ones will be in heaven waiting for us because Jesus is the resurrection and the life.</p> <p>Death is a sad part of our lives, but it doesn&rsquo;t mean the end for us or for our loved ones. Because of Jesus&rsquo; resurrection, we too will rise. We can take comfort and be secure knowing that our Christian loved ones will be in heaven waiting for us because Jesus is the resurrection and the life.</p> Sun, 08 Nov 2015 00:00:00 -0600Survivors: Coping With Loss of MoneyTime Of Grace Ministryhttp://www.timeofgrace.org/media/video/337/survivors_coping_with_loss_of_moneyhttp://www.timeofgrace.org/media/video/337/survivors_coping_with_loss_of_money<p>We may suffer financial loss in our lives, but we are rich in many ways because we are God&rsquo;s children. Despite financial setbacks, we are wealthy because our treasure lies in heaven. We live our lives knowing that we can measure our success not on our many failures but on the solid foundation of Jesus Christ.</p> <p>We may suffer financial loss in our lives, but we are rich in many ways because we are God&rsquo;s children. Despite financial setbacks, we are wealthy because our treasure lies in heaven. We live our lives knowing that we can measure our success not on our many failures but on the solid foundation of Jesus Christ.</p> Sat, 31 Oct 2015 06:00:00 -0500Saints Alive: Saint Luke the PhysicianTime Of Grace Ministryhttp://www.timeofgrace.org/media/video/336/saints_alive_saint_luke_the_physicianhttp://www.timeofgrace.org/media/video/336/saints_alive_saint_luke_the_physician<p>During Jesus&rsquo; time on this earth, he not only brought people into the faith and not only promised them everlasting life. But he also brought the gift of bodily healing into their lives then and he still does so today. Ultimately, we will all be healed in heaven.</p> <p>During Jesus&rsquo; time on this earth, he not only brought people into the faith and not only promised them everlasting life. But he also brought the gift of bodily healing into their lives then and he still does so today. Ultimately, we will all be healed in heaven.</p> Sun, 25 Oct 2015 00:00:00 -0500Saints Alive: Saint John the RevelatorTime Of Grace Ministryhttp://www.timeofgrace.org/media/video/335/saints_alive_saint_john_the_revelatorhttp://www.timeofgrace.org/media/video/335/saints_alive_saint_john_the_revelator<p>In the last book of the Bible, St. John the Revelator brings us God&rsquo;s guarantee that he has sealed us for everlasting life. Our time of grace on this earth is short; now is the time to refresh our faith by being in his Word and then to share that faith with others so they too can be in heaven.</p> <p>In the last book of the Bible, St. John the Revelator brings us God&rsquo;s guarantee that he has sealed us for everlasting life. Our time of grace on this earth is short; now is the time to refresh our faith by being in his Word and then to share that faith with others so they too can be in heaven.</p> Sun, 18 Oct 2015 00:00:00 -0500Saints Alive: Saint James of JerusalemTime Of Grace Ministryhttp://www.timeofgrace.org/media/video/334/saints_alive_saint_james_of_jerusalemhttp://www.timeofgrace.org/media/video/334/saints_alive_saint_james_of_jerusalem<p>When we as individuals or as a congregation share the message of Jesus, we don&rsquo;t want to put obstacles in the way that turn people off from it or confuse them. Sometimes we are so inwardly focused or are so stuck on tradition or so focused on a particular sin someone is committing that we forget to lead with the gospel. It&rsquo;s important to share the gospel first so others know they are loved and forgiven by God. God&rsquo;s Word and power will do the rest.</p> <p>When we as individuals or as a congregation share the message of Jesus, we don&rsquo;t want to put obstacles in the way that turn people off from it or confuse them. Sometimes we are so inwardly focused or are so stuck on tradition or so focused on a particular sin someone is committing that we forget to lead with the gospel. It&rsquo;s important to share the gospel first so others know they are loved and forgiven by God. God&rsquo;s Word and power will do the rest.</p> Sun, 11 Oct 2015 00:00:00 -0500Saints Alive: Saint Michael the ArchangelTime Of Grace Ministryhttp://www.timeofgrace.org/media/video/333/saints_alive_saint_michael_the_archangelhttp://www.timeofgrace.org/media/video/333/saints_alive_saint_michael_the_archangel<p>The difficulties and brokenness in our lives are not indications of how much God loves us. These things happen because we live in a sinful world, yet God uses that brokenness to help us recognize our need for a Savior and to draw us closer to him. Ezekiel&rsquo;s vision reminds us that God is with us and through the ministry of his angels we are protected.</p> <p>The difficulties and brokenness in our lives are not indications of how much God loves us. These things happen because we live in a sinful world, yet God uses that brokenness to help us recognize our need for a Savior and to draw us closer to him. Ezekiel&rsquo;s vision reminds us that God is with us and through the ministry of his angels we are protected.</p> Sun, 04 Oct 2015 00:00:00 -0500Shelter From the Storm: Part 2Time Of Grace Ministryhttp://www.timeofgrace.org/media/video/329/shelter_from_the_storm_part_2http://www.timeofgrace.org/media/video/329/shelter_from_the_storm_part_2<p>Today&rsquo;s culture and their own sinfulness cause storms of trouble in the lives of Christian men today. But their greatest shelter comes from God&mdash;whose unconditional love provides them with value and empowers them to show that same love to others who are struggling. Not only can Christian men be shelters to those around them, but they can mentor a new generation of men to carry on the faith.</p> <p>Today&rsquo;s culture and their own sinfulness cause storms of trouble in the lives of Christian men today. But their greatest shelter comes from God&mdash;whose unconditional love provides them with value and empowers them to show that same love to others who are struggling. Not only can Christian men be shelters to those around them, but they can mentor a new generation of men to carry on the faith.</p> Sun, 06 Sep 2015 00:00:00 -0500Shelter From the Storm: Part 1Time Of Grace Ministryhttp://www.timeofgrace.org/media/video/328/shelter_from_the_storm_part_1http://www.timeofgrace.org/media/video/328/shelter_from_the_storm_part_1<p>God calls Christian men to be shelters for their families and for others who need help. Yet it&rsquo;s not an easy role to play. There are many stressors in our lives today that can cause storms and trouble as we try to fulfill the plans God has for us. &nbsp;</p> <p>God calls Christian men to be shelters for their families and for others who need help. Yet it&rsquo;s not an easy role to play. There are many stressors in our lives today that can cause storms and trouble as we try to fulfill the plans God has for us. &nbsp;</p> Sat, 29 Aug 2015 00:00:00 -0500Puzzling Paradoxes: Humility is Greatness?Time Of Grace Ministryhttp://www.timeofgrace.org/media/video/327/puzzling_paradoxes_humility_is_greatnesshttp://www.timeofgrace.org/media/video/327/puzzling_paradoxes_humility_is_greatness<p>We are often like the disciples&mdash;seeking greatness in the eyes of the world, and even greatness in God&rsquo;s eyes by our own doing. But Jesus tells us that we are to be like children in order to enter heaven&mdash;aware of our need for a Savior, repentant of our sins, innocent in our faith. As we humble ourselves, we are more aware of the needs of others and the greatness we have in being a servant.&nbsp;</p> <p>We are often like the disciples&mdash;seeking greatness in the eyes of the world, and even greatness in God&rsquo;s eyes by our own doing. But Jesus tells us that we are to be like children in order to enter heaven&mdash;aware of our need for a Savior, repentant of our sins, innocent in our faith. As we humble ourselves, we are more aware of the needs of others and the greatness we have in being a servant.&nbsp;</p> Sun, 23 Aug 2015 00:00:00 -0500Puzzling Paradoxes: Lose It to Save It?Time Of Grace Ministryhttp://www.timeofgrace.org/media/video/326/puzzling_paradoxes_lose_it_to_save_ithttp://www.timeofgrace.org/media/video/326/puzzling_paradoxes_lose_it_to_save_it<p>It&rsquo;s easy for us to fall in love with our lives here on earth. We get caught up in everyday life, friends, and family and forget about our God. But Jesus says we need to lose our lives to save them. What that means is that we live our lives with God&rsquo;s agenda in mind, not our own. That doesn&rsquo;t mean we shouldn&rsquo;t enjoy our lives but we aren&rsquo;t to be in love with our them so much that we forget to keep our focus heavenward.&nbsp;</p> <p>It&rsquo;s easy for us to fall in love with our lives here on earth. We get caught up in everyday life, friends, and family and forget about our God. But Jesus says we need to lose our lives to save them. What that means is that we live our lives with God&rsquo;s agenda in mind, not our own. That doesn&rsquo;t mean we shouldn&rsquo;t enjoy our lives but we aren&rsquo;t to be in love with our them so much that we forget to keep our focus heavenward.&nbsp;</p> Sun, 16 Aug 2015 00:00:00 -0500Puzzling Paradoxes: Born Again?Time Of Grace Ministryhttp://www.timeofgrace.org/media/video/325/puzzling_paradoxes_born_againhttp://www.timeofgrace.org/media/video/325/puzzling_paradoxes_born_again<p>Jesus told Nicodemus that he needed to be born again to enter the kingdom of heaven. What he meant is that we are all spiritually dead in sin&mdash;walking around as zombies on our way to hell. But through the power of the Holy Spirit, working through God&rsquo;s Word and Baptism, we have saving faith in Jesus and are reborn as new&mdash;living our lives with heaven in our future.</p> <p>Jesus told Nicodemus that he needed to be born again to enter the kingdom of heaven. What he meant is that we are all spiritually dead in sin&mdash;walking around as zombies on our way to hell. But through the power of the Holy Spirit, working through God&rsquo;s Word and Baptism, we have saving faith in Jesus and are reborn as new&mdash;living our lives with heaven in our future.</p> Sun, 09 Aug 2015 00:00:00 -0500Puzzling Paradoxes: Man AND God?Time Of Grace Ministryhttp://www.timeofgrace.org/media/video/323/puzzling_paradoxes_man_and_godhttp://www.timeofgrace.org/media/video/323/puzzling_paradoxes_man_and_god<p>The paradox that Jesus is both a man and God is something we can&rsquo;t quite understand. Yet through the power of the Holy Spirit, we believe it to be true. As true man Jesus was able to be die for our sins. As true God he was able to live a sinless life and bear the sin of the world on the cross. Though it&rsquo;s hard for us to reason, God wants us to listen carefully and clearly to what he says in his Word and believe.</p> <p>The paradox that Jesus is both a man and God is something we can&rsquo;t quite understand. Yet through the power of the Holy Spirit, we believe it to be true. As true man Jesus was able to be die for our sins. As true God he was able to live a sinless life and bear the sin of the world on the cross. Though it&rsquo;s hard for us to reason, God wants us to listen carefully and clearly to what he says in his Word and believe.</p> Sun, 02 Aug 2015 00:00:00 -0500I'm Not Dead Yet: You Deserve Our CareTime Of Grace Ministryhttp://www.timeofgrace.org/media/video/322/im_not_dead_yet_you_deserve_our_carehttp://www.timeofgrace.org/media/video/322/im_not_dead_yet_you_deserve_our_care<p>The older generation deserves our care and attention. God puts them in our lives to pass on the faith, to encourage us, and to share their life wisdom, so they deserve our respect for all that they&rsquo;ve done before us. As Christians, God wants us to provide and care for them in their last stage of life.</p> <p>The older generation deserves our care and attention. God puts them in our lives to pass on the faith, to encourage us, and to share their life wisdom, so they deserve our respect for all that they&rsquo;ve done before us. As Christians, God wants us to provide and care for them in their last stage of life.</p> Sun, 26 Jul 2015 00:00:00 -0500I'm Not Dead Yet: You Bring ValueTime Of Grace Ministryhttp://www.timeofgrace.org/media/video/321/im_not_dead_yet_you_bring_valuehttp://www.timeofgrace.org/media/video/321/im_not_dead_yet_you_bring_value<p>God gives us an amazing example of how he often works through just one person to carry out his will. In this case God shows us how important and valuable older people are in our lives. Like Jehoiada, they pass on God&rsquo;s Word, mentor the younger generation, and give us advice from many years of life experience. Thank God for the older generation&mdash;they have a unique purpose in God&rsquo;s plan.</p> <p>God gives us an amazing example of how he often works through just one person to carry out his will. In this case God shows us how important and valuable older people are in our lives. Like Jehoiada, they pass on God&rsquo;s Word, mentor the younger generation, and give us advice from many years of life experience. Thank God for the older generation&mdash;they have a unique purpose in God&rsquo;s plan.</p> Sun, 19 Jul 2015 00:00:00 -0500I'm Not Dead Yet: You Have a MissionTime Of Grace Ministryhttp://www.timeofgrace.org/media/video/320/im_not_dead_yet_you_have_a_missionhttp://www.timeofgrace.org/media/video/320/im_not_dead_yet_you_have_a_mission<p>Although Daniel was living in a foreign country, he used his position to let his light shine. He trusted in God to deliver him and witnessed to his faith while doing it. God also gives us opportunities to serve him in our everyday lives. Our age, sex, ability, or circumstances don&rsquo;t matter; like Daniel, we can use whatever gifts God has given us to bring him glory.</p> <p>Although Daniel was living in a foreign country, he used his position to let his light shine. He trusted in God to deliver him and witnessed to his faith while doing it. God also gives us opportunities to serve him in our everyday lives. Our age, sex, ability, or circumstances don&rsquo;t matter; like Daniel, we can use whatever gifts God has given us to bring him glory.</p> Sun, 12 Jul 2015 00:00:00 -0500Gay Marriage Is Here, Does #LoveWin?Time Of Grace Ministryhttp://www.timeofgrace.org/media/video/324/gay_marriage_is_here_does_lovewinhttp://www.timeofgrace.org/media/video/324/gay_marriage_is_here_does_lovewin<p>The discussion of gay marriage and love wins is important, and it&rsquo;s not a matter of individuals putting their biases and prejudices on other people. The real issue is for us to dial into our God. This is a spiritual issue, and you don&rsquo;t truly love people who are committing spiritual suicide by letting them continue in what they are doing. Love demands that we represent what our Creator and Savior-God has revealed to us about his intent for the human race. Let&rsquo;s love people enough to tell the truth.</p> <p>The discussion of gay marriage and love wins is important, and it&rsquo;s not a matter of individuals putting their biases and prejudices on other people. The real issue is for us to dial into our God. This is a spiritual issue, and you don&rsquo;t truly love people who are committing spiritual suicide by letting them continue in what they are doing. Love demands that we represent what our Creator and Savior-God has revealed to us about his intent for the human race. Let&rsquo;s love people enough to tell the truth.</p> Sun, 05 Jul 2015 00:00:00 -0500Hard Sayings: Why Does God Let Bad Things Happen?Time Of Grace Ministryhttp://www.timeofgrace.org/media/video/318/hard_sayings_why_does_god_let_bad_things_happenhttp://www.timeofgrace.org/media/video/318/hard_sayings_why_does_god_let_bad_things_happen<p>We see things from the perspective of self, as sin-broken creatures. Jesus points out here that these seemingly bad things are only important for one reason: they make us stop and look up for a second and ask why? Jesus then says something that to us seems irrelevant to the topic but is the most important thing to God: &ldquo;Repent!&rdquo; This is a reminder that a right relationship with God is most important. The only truly bad thing that happens to people is not being in a right relationship with God. Thank God for Jesus, who through the cross makes all who believe right with God!</p> <p>We see things from the perspective of self, as sin-broken creatures. Jesus points out here that these seemingly bad things are only important for one reason: they make us stop and look up for a second and ask why? Jesus then says something that to us seems irrelevant to the topic but is the most important thing to God: &ldquo;Repent!&rdquo; This is a reminder that a right relationship with God is most important. The only truly bad thing that happens to people is not being in a right relationship with God. Thank God for Jesus, who through the cross makes all who believe right with God!</p> Sun, 28 Jun 2015 00:00:00 -0500Hard Sayings: Is Marriage Really Til Death Do Us Part?Time Of Grace Ministryhttp://www.timeofgrace.org/media/video/317/hard_sayings_is_marriage_really_til_death_do_us_parthttp://www.timeofgrace.org/media/video/317/hard_sayings_is_marriage_really_til_death_do_us_part<p>Marriage is a blessing from God, where two become one. Divorce is not part of the equation for relationships where God is most important. &nbsp;Keep the Bible as the center of your marriage as instructed by Jesus.</p> <p>Marriage is a blessing from God, where two become one. Divorce is not part of the equation for relationships where God is most important. &nbsp;Keep the Bible as the center of your marriage as instructed by Jesus.</p> Sun, 21 Jun 2015 00:00:00 -0500Hard Sayings: Is Jesus Christ Really the Only Way?Time Of Grace Ministryhttp://www.timeofgrace.org/media/video/316/hard_sayings_is_jesus_christ_really_the_only_wayhttp://www.timeofgrace.org/media/video/316/hard_sayings_is_jesus_christ_really_the_only_way<p>Are you a tolerant person? Jesus was tolerant of everyone! &nbsp;People kept objecting against him and the things he did, even his own disciples. &nbsp;It didn&#39;t matter to Jesus because he was following God the Father and leading by example of what it truly means to accept people. &nbsp;Look to Christ because he really is the only way. &nbsp;The only way to a promised life of eternity in heaven.</p> <p>Are you a tolerant person? Jesus was tolerant of everyone! &nbsp;People kept objecting against him and the things he did, even his own disciples. &nbsp;It didn&#39;t matter to Jesus because he was following God the Father and leading by example of what it truly means to accept people. &nbsp;Look to Christ because he really is the only way. &nbsp;The only way to a promised life of eternity in heaven.</p> Sun, 14 Jun 2015 00:00:00 -0500Free at LastTime Of Grace Ministryhttp://www.timeofgrace.org/media/video/315/free_at_lasthttp://www.timeofgrace.org/media/video/315/free_at_last<p>Our God is a God of free and faithful grace. He promises us that we are free at last through Jesus. He demonstrated his faithfulness to the Israelites when he delivered them from Egypt, and we can be assured that he will keep his word to us as well. We celebrate our freedom in Christ and look for others with whom we can share that message of freedom.</p> <p>Our God is a God of free and faithful grace. He promises us that we are free at last through Jesus. He demonstrated his faithfulness to the Israelites when he delivered them from Egypt, and we can be assured that he will keep his word to us as well. We celebrate our freedom in Christ and look for others with whom we can share that message of freedom.</p> Sun, 07 Jun 2015 00:00:00 -0500Reach Out: Trust the SpiritTime Of Grace Ministryhttp://www.timeofgrace.org/media/video/314/reach_out_trust_the_spirithttp://www.timeofgrace.org/media/video/314/reach_out_trust_the_spirit<p>We are all part of God&rsquo;s sales team as we spread his Word to others. But we don&rsquo;t go out unequipped. We have a powerful ally in the Holy Spirit who works faith in people&rsquo;s hearts. It&rsquo;s not up to us to convert people; we pass on the information and the Holy Spirit takes it from there. And not only does he do the converting, but he gives each of us special gifts to use as we witness our faith.</p> <p>We are all part of God&rsquo;s sales team as we spread his Word to others. But we don&rsquo;t go out unequipped. We have a powerful ally in the Holy Spirit who works faith in people&rsquo;s hearts. It&rsquo;s not up to us to convert people; we pass on the information and the Holy Spirit takes it from there. And not only does he do the converting, but he gives each of us special gifts to use as we witness our faith.</p> Sun, 31 May 2015 00:00:00 -0500Reach Out: Use TechnologyTime Of Grace Ministryhttp://www.timeofgrace.org/media/video/313/reach_out_use_technologyhttp://www.timeofgrace.org/media/video/313/reach_out_use_technology<p>As part of God&rsquo;s action team to get his Word out to others, we want to use all the technologies available to us. As Job wanted his words written down so others could read and learn about God, we use print and the Internet and all that&rsquo;s available to us to let everyone know that they have a Redeemer who lives!</p> <p>As part of God&rsquo;s action team to get his Word out to others, we want to use all the technologies available to us. As Job wanted his words written down so others could read and learn about God, we use print and the Internet and all that&rsquo;s available to us to let everyone know that they have a Redeemer who lives!</p> Sun, 24 May 2015 00:00:00 -0500Reach Out: Get ReadyTime Of Grace Ministryhttp://www.timeofgrace.org/media/video/312/reach_out_get_readyhttp://www.timeofgrace.org/media/video/312/reach_out_get_ready<p>In Ephesians chapter 2, St. Paul gives us a crystal-clear manual for how to share our faith and in what order. First, present our dilemma&mdash;sin. Second, explain what God did about it&mdash;grace. Third, God works in our hearts to believe&mdash;faith. Fourth, when God is in our hearts, it comes through in our lives&mdash;works.</p> <p>In Ephesians chapter 2, St. Paul gives us a crystal-clear manual for how to share our faith and in what order. First, present our dilemma&mdash;sin. Second, explain what God did about it&mdash;grace. Third, God works in our hearts to believe&mdash;faith. Fourth, when God is in our hearts, it comes through in our lives&mdash;works.</p> Sun, 17 May 2015 00:00:00 -0500Reach Out: Love PeopleTime Of Grace Ministryhttp://www.timeofgrace.org/media/video/311/reach_out_love_peoplehttp://www.timeofgrace.org/media/video/311/reach_out_love_people<p>God, the true source of all love, also modeled love for us by sending his Son, Jesus. Because of God&rsquo;s love, we are changed and his love flows through us to others. As we seek to communicate the good news of the gospel, we need to love those around us as we have been loved. God works through that witness and love to work faith in people&rsquo;s hearts.</p> <p>God, the true source of all love, also modeled love for us by sending his Son, Jesus. Because of God&rsquo;s love, we are changed and his love flows through us to others. As we seek to communicate the good news of the gospel, we need to love those around us as we have been loved. God works through that witness and love to work faith in people&rsquo;s hearts.</p> Sun, 10 May 2015 00:00:00 -0500Laugh With SarahTime Of Grace Ministryhttp://www.timeofgrace.org/media/video/310/laugh_with_sarahhttp://www.timeofgrace.org/media/video/310/laugh_with_sarah<p>Abraham and Sarah waited a long time for God to fulfill his promise of a son. They doubted and laughed at the idea but then laughed with joy when God kept that promise. God wants us to be patient and let him work in our lives. We have no idea what he has in store for us, but we can know for sure that he promises to make it all turn out for our good and to his glory.</p> <p>Abraham and Sarah waited a long time for God to fulfill his promise of a son. They doubted and laughed at the idea but then laughed with joy when God kept that promise. God wants us to be patient and let him work in our lives. We have no idea what he has in store for us, but we can know for sure that he promises to make it all turn out for our good and to his glory.</p> Sun, 03 May 2015 00:00:00 -0500Help Me, Jesus! Never Give UpTime Of Grace Ministryhttp://www.timeofgrace.org/media/video/309/help_me_jesus_never_give_uphttp://www.timeofgrace.org/media/video/309/help_me_jesus_never_give_up<p>As we work through hardships and struggles, we can become weary and want to give up. But God warns us against becoming so weary that we don&rsquo;t see how far we&rsquo;ve come, that we get to the point where our faith begins to decline because we aren&rsquo;t looking to him for help. When we feel like giving up, he encourages us to own up to the sinful part we play in our lives, to repent, and to look to God&rsquo;s Word to build us up and strengthen us for when times get tough so that we persevere and look ahead to heaven.</p> <p>As we work through hardships and struggles, we can become weary and want to give up. But God warns us against becoming so weary that we don&rsquo;t see how far we&rsquo;ve come, that we get to the point where our faith begins to decline because we aren&rsquo;t looking to him for help. When we feel like giving up, he encourages us to own up to the sinful part we play in our lives, to repent, and to look to God&rsquo;s Word to build us up and strengthen us for when times get tough so that we persevere and look ahead to heaven.</p> Sun, 26 Apr 2015 00:00:00 -0500Help Me, Jesus! Keep ForgivingTime Of Grace Ministryhttp://www.timeofgrace.org/media/video/308/help_me_jesus_keep_forgivinghttp://www.timeofgrace.org/media/video/308/help_me_jesus_keep_forgiving<p>God showed his unending mercy to us when he sent Jesus to die for our sins. As children of God and with his help, we change. Instead of holding grudges, carrying around anger and bitterness, blaming others, and being unforgiving God&rsquo;s mercy and forgiveness flows through us. He works through us to show his love to the people around us.</p> <p>God showed his unending mercy to us when he sent Jesus to die for our sins. As children of God and with his help, we change. Instead of holding grudges, carrying around anger and bitterness, blaming others, and being unforgiving God&rsquo;s mercy and forgiveness flows through us. He works through us to show his love to the people around us.</p> Sun, 19 Apr 2015 00:00:00 -0500Help Me, Jesus! Stay PositiveTime Of Grace Ministryhttp://www.timeofgrace.org/media/video/307/help_me_jesus_stay_positivehttp://www.timeofgrace.org/media/video/307/help_me_jesus_stay_positive<p>True contentment comes when we remember that we are forgiven children of God because of what Jesus did for us. No matter our situation in life, we can be positive and content because, ultimately, that forgiveness is all that matters. It sustains us through all sorts of situations because it is God who gives us the strength to be content.</p> <p>True contentment comes when we remember that we are forgiven children of God because of what Jesus did for us. No matter our situation in life, we can be positive and content because, ultimately, that forgiveness is all that matters. It sustains us through all sorts of situations because it is God who gives us the strength to be content.</p> Sun, 12 Apr 2015 00:00:00 -0500Confidence From the Creed: He Rose AgainTime Of Grace Ministryhttp://www.timeofgrace.org/media/video/306/confidence_from_the_creed_he_rose_againhttp://www.timeofgrace.org/media/video/306/confidence_from_the_creed_he_rose_again<p>The gospel of Jesus Christ is the only way to heaven. Fulfilling Scripture, Jesus suffered, died, and rose again for our sins. His resurrection was witnessed by many whom he showed himself too. By faith, we too will be lifted from the grave because his resurrection guarantees ours. He takes all the fear of death and the devil away because our salvation depends on him, not on anything we do.&nbsp;</p> <p>The gospel of Jesus Christ is the only way to heaven. Fulfilling Scripture, Jesus suffered, died, and rose again for our sins. His resurrection was witnessed by many whom he showed himself too. By faith, we too will be lifted from the grave because his resurrection guarantees ours. He takes all the fear of death and the devil away because our salvation depends on him, not on anything we do.&nbsp;</p> Sun, 05 Apr 2015 00:00:00 -0500Confidence From the Creed: He DescendedTime Of Grace Ministryhttp://www.timeofgrace.org/media/video/305/confidence_from_the_creed_he_descendedhttp://www.timeofgrace.org/media/video/305/confidence_from_the_creed_he_descended<p>Jesus descended into hell after his resurrection so that he could show the devil that he had won, that the devil was defeated. That decent into hell means that all believers are victors over Satan as well. It means that we too will live again because by faith we are guaranteed the forgiveness of sins and life in heaven because of what Jesus did for us.&nbsp;</p> <p>Jesus descended into hell after his resurrection so that he could show the devil that he had won, that the devil was defeated. That decent into hell means that all believers are victors over Satan as well. It means that we too will live again because by faith we are guaranteed the forgiveness of sins and life in heaven because of what Jesus did for us.&nbsp;</p> Sun, 29 Mar 2015 00:00:00 -0500Confidence From the Creed: He Was CrucifiedTime Of Grace Ministryhttp://www.timeofgrace.org/media/video/304/confidence_from_the_creed_he_was_crucifiedhttp://www.timeofgrace.org/media/video/304/confidence_from_the_creed_he_was_crucified<p>Jesus was crucified, died, and was buried. This was all prophesied in the Old Testament and necessary as part of God&rsquo;s salvation plan. The Scriptures say that without the shedding of blood, there is no forgiveness. All of these things Jesus did for us, as our substitute, so that through faith we can claim forgiveness of our sins and life with him in heaven.</p> <p>Jesus was crucified, died, and was buried. This was all prophesied in the Old Testament and necessary as part of God&rsquo;s salvation plan. The Scriptures say that without the shedding of blood, there is no forgiveness. All of these things Jesus did for us, as our substitute, so that through faith we can claim forgiveness of our sins and life with him in heaven.</p> Sun, 22 Mar 2015 00:00:00 -0500Confidence From the Creed: He SufferedTime Of Grace Ministryhttp://www.timeofgrace.org/media/video/301/confidence_from_the_creed_he_sufferedhttp://www.timeofgrace.org/media/video/301/confidence_from_the_creed_he_suffered<p>The Apostles&rsquo; Creed states that Jesus suffered under Pontius Pilate, and this section of Matthew describes the suffering that Jesus endured. He suffered because God loves us so much that he put everything on his own Son instead of us. Jesus suffered so that we could be forgiven and have eternal life. He wore a crown of thorns so that we could wear a crown of glory.</p> <p>The Apostles&rsquo; Creed states that Jesus suffered under Pontius Pilate, and this section of Matthew describes the suffering that Jesus endured. He suffered because God loves us so much that he put everything on his own Son instead of us. Jesus suffered so that we could be forgiven and have eternal life. He wore a crown of thorns so that we could wear a crown of glory.</p> Sun, 15 Mar 2015 00:00:00 -0500I Need a Savior: Because Hell Is RealTime Of Grace Ministryhttp://www.timeofgrace.org/media/video/302/i_need_a_savior_because_hell_is_realhttp://www.timeofgrace.org/media/video/302/i_need_a_savior_because_hell_is_real<p>Hell is real. We are to take it seriously, yet we have the assurance that our salvation is not dependent on what we do but on what Jesus did. God&rsquo;s wrath was poured out on him; he suffered for us. Now we can say, &ldquo;Lord, what gives me confidence and hope is that you came looking for me. You saved a wretch like me. You took a blind person like me and gave me eyes to see my Savior.&rdquo; And with that same confidence and hope, we can use our time right now to tell others about the only way to heaven.</p> <p>Hell is real. We are to take it seriously, yet we have the assurance that our salvation is not dependent on what we do but on what Jesus did. God&rsquo;s wrath was poured out on him; he suffered for us. Now we can say, &ldquo;Lord, what gives me confidence and hope is that you came looking for me. You saved a wretch like me. You took a blind person like me and gave me eyes to see my Savior.&rdquo; And with that same confidence and hope, we can use our time right now to tell others about the only way to heaven.</p> Sun, 08 Mar 2015 00:00:00 -0600I Need a Savior: Because I SinTime Of Grace Ministryhttp://www.timeofgrace.org/media/video/300/i_need_a_savior_because_i_sinhttp://www.timeofgrace.org/media/video/300/i_need_a_savior_because_i_sin<p>We are all born sinful--&quot;tax collectors&quot; and &quot;prostitutes&quot; who can do nothing to save ourselves. We all need a Savior because we sin. Thankfully our acceptance before God does not depend on what we have done, but on what Jesus has done for us. We live our lives with repentant hearts, recognizing our only hope is the Savior whom God sent to the world for us.</p> <p>We are all born sinful--&quot;tax collectors&quot; and &quot;prostitutes&quot; who can do nothing to save ourselves. We all need a Savior because we sin. Thankfully our acceptance before God does not depend on what we have done, but on what Jesus has done for us. We live our lives with repentant hearts, recognizing our only hope is the Savior whom God sent to the world for us.</p> Sun, 01 Mar 2015 00:01:00 -0600I AmTime Of Grace Ministryhttp://www.timeofgrace.org/media/video/299/i_amhttp://www.timeofgrace.org/media/video/299/i_am<p>Because Jesus is I Am, he was able to come to earth to live a perfect life for us, to suffer, die, and rise for us. Because he is true God and true man, God the Father sees what he has done, not anything we have done. And because of our I Am God (unchanging, always existing, rock-steady God), we can claim heaven as our own.</p> <p>Because Jesus is I Am, he was able to come to earth to live a perfect life for us, to suffer, die, and rise for us. Because he is true God and true man, God the Father sees what he has done, not anything we have done. And because of our I Am God (unchanging, always existing, rock-steady God), we can claim heaven as our own.</p> Sun, 22 Feb 2015 00:00:00 -0600Marvelous Metaphors: I Am the Way, the Truth, and the LifeTime Of Grace Ministryhttp://www.timeofgrace.org/media/video/298/marvelous_metaphors_i_am_the_way_the_truth_and_the_lifehttp://www.timeofgrace.org/media/video/298/marvelous_metaphors_i_am_the_way_the_truth_and_the_life<p>Jesus is the the only way to heaven. There is absolutely no other way than through faith in him. He alone brings forgiveness and the hope of heaven.&nbsp;</p> <p>Jesus is the the only way to heaven. There is absolutely no other way than through faith in him. He alone brings forgiveness and the hope of heaven.&nbsp;</p> Sun, 15 Feb 2015 00:00:00 -0600Marvelous Metaphors: I Am the VineTime Of Grace Ministryhttp://www.timeofgrace.org/media/video/297/marvelous_metaphors_i_am_the_vinehttp://www.timeofgrace.org/media/video/297/marvelous_metaphors_i_am_the_vine<p>Christ is the life-giving vine, and we are the branches that the Father has grafted into him. If we are connected to him, we bear fruit. If not, we are dead because our faith can&#39;t live without him. God tends and cares for each of us, and he wants us to produce fruit--take what we&#39;ve recieved from him and radiate it to the world.</p> <p>Christ is the life-giving vine, and we are the branches that the Father has grafted into him. If we are connected to him, we bear fruit. If not, we are dead because our faith can&#39;t live without him. God tends and cares for each of us, and he wants us to produce fruit--take what we&#39;ve recieved from him and radiate it to the world.</p> Sun, 08 Feb 2015 00:00:00 -0600Marvelous Metaphors: I Am the Light of the WorldTime Of Grace Ministryhttp://www.timeofgrace.org/media/video/295/marvelous_metaphors_i_am_the_light_of_the_worldhttp://www.timeofgrace.org/media/video/295/marvelous_metaphors_i_am_the_light_of_the_world<p>In this metaphor, Jesus tells us that he is the Light of the World. He is the only one who reveals the way through the darkness of sin to heaven. The Light shows us the truth and how to live joyful and meaningful lives. It gives us the identity of God&#39;s children. And as God&#39;s children we are reflectors of the Light to those around us so they too can learn of their Savior. The Light of the World makes us light to the world around us.</p> <p>In this metaphor, Jesus tells us that he is the Light of the World. He is the only one who reveals the way through the darkness of sin to heaven. The Light shows us the truth and how to live joyful and meaningful lives. It gives us the identity of God&#39;s children. And as God&#39;s children we are reflectors of the Light to those around us so they too can learn of their Savior. The Light of the World makes us light to the world around us.</p> Sun, 01 Feb 2015 00:00:00 -0600I Need to Change: Less Selfish, More GivingTime Of Grace Ministryhttp://www.timeofgrace.org/media/video/296/i_need_to_change_less_selfish_more_givinghttp://www.timeofgrace.org/media/video/296/i_need_to_change_less_selfish_more_giving<p>God created each and every one of us for a purpose. He sent his Son to die for us and through the Holy Spirit and Baptism created and sustains our faith. Knowing this about ourselves, our thankfulness and worship is shown as we offer ourselves as living sacrifices to God. We offer our lives to serve him and his will as we serve others around us who need us.</p> <p>God created each and every one of us for a purpose. He sent his Son to die for us and through the Holy Spirit and Baptism created and sustains our faith. Knowing this about ourselves, our thankfulness and worship is shown as we offer ourselves as living sacrifices to God. We offer our lives to serve him and his will as we serve others around us who need us.</p> Sun, 25 Jan 2015 00:00:00 -0600I Need to Change: Less Critical, More EncouragingTime Of Grace Ministryhttp://www.timeofgrace.org/media/video/294/i_need_to_change_less_critical_more_encouraginghttp://www.timeofgrace.org/media/video/294/i_need_to_change_less_critical_more_encouraging<p>God tells us that because we are children of light&mdash;created, forgiven, given purpose and value in Christ&mdash;we have the ability to build others up. We put away our criticalness of others and of ourselves when we realize that we are loved and forgiven. We then share that same love by encouraging others.</p> <p>God tells us that because we are children of light&mdash;created, forgiven, given purpose and value in Christ&mdash;we have the ability to build others up. We put away our criticalness of others and of ourselves when we realize that we are loved and forgiven. We then share that same love by encouraging others.</p> Sun, 18 Jan 2015 00:00:00 -0600Apartheid is OverTime Of Grace Ministryhttp://www.timeofgrace.org/media/video/303/apartheid_is_overhttp://www.timeofgrace.org/media/video/303/apartheid_is_over<p>This never-before-aired message was prepared by Pastor Jeske for his congregation in January 2014 in celebration of Martin Luther King Jr. Day. In this bonus episode, Pastor Jeske shows us the importance of committing ourselves to understanding and learning from one another, not merely tolerating each other but being appreciative of our differences. The more you understand those around you, the better you are able to relate to them and share the Savior with them.</p> <p>This never-before-aired message was prepared by Pastor Jeske for his congregation in January 2014 in celebration of Martin Luther King Jr. Day. In this bonus episode, Pastor Jeske shows us the importance of committing ourselves to understanding and learning from one another, not merely tolerating each other but being appreciative of our differences. The more you understand those around you, the better you are able to relate to them and share the Savior with them.</p> Sat, 17 Jan 2015 23:00:00 -0600I Need to Change: Less Bitter, More ContentTime Of Grace Ministryhttp://www.timeofgrace.org/media/video/293/i_need_to_change_less_bitter_more_contenthttp://www.timeofgrace.org/media/video/293/i_need_to_change_less_bitter_more_content<p>When we look at our lives and judge our successes and failures, we often have our own dreams and expectations in mind, which can cause bitterness when we fall short. But God tells us that he works good in all things&mdash;even the bad times. We can be optimistic because we know God is engaged in our lives and our salvation is already complete. We fight against the bitterness and accept ourselves because God has accepted us.</p> <p>When we look at our lives and judge our successes and failures, we often have our own dreams and expectations in mind, which can cause bitterness when we fall short. But God tells us that he works good in all things&mdash;even the bad times. We can be optimistic because we know God is engaged in our lives and our salvation is already complete. We fight against the bitterness and accept ourselves because God has accepted us.</p> Sun, 11 Jan 2015 00:00:00 -0600I Need to Change: Less Angry, More GentleTime Of Grace Ministryhttp://www.timeofgrace.org/media/video/292/i_need_to_change_less_angry_more_gentlehttp://www.timeofgrace.org/media/video/292/i_need_to_change_less_angry_more_gentle<p>Anger is inside each of us because of our sinful nature. Cain allowed anger to get the best of him, and he murdered his own brother. God calls us to recognize our anger, repent of it, and claim the forgiveness we have in Christ. We can overcome our anger with God&rsquo;s help and instead live lives of gentleness.</p> <p>Anger is inside each of us because of our sinful nature. Cain allowed anger to get the best of him, and he murdered his own brother. God calls us to recognize our anger, repent of it, and claim the forgiveness we have in Christ. We can overcome our anger with God&rsquo;s help and instead live lives of gentleness.</p> Sun, 04 Jan 2015 00:00:00 -0600A Savior for YOUTime Of Grace Ministryhttp://www.timeofgrace.org/media/video/291/a_savior_for_youhttp://www.timeofgrace.org/media/video/291/a_savior_for_you<p>Already in the Garden of Eden, God had a plan for our salvation&mdash;to send Jesus to crush death&rsquo;s head for us. As We must fight against the devil&rsquo;s attempts to create doubt, to talk us out of believing what Christ has done for us. Through Jesus&rsquo; death, we are immortal and on our way to a grand reunion with our heavenly Father.</p> <p>Already in the Garden of Eden, God had a plan for our salvation&mdash;to send Jesus to crush death&rsquo;s head for us. As We must fight against the devil&rsquo;s attempts to create doubt, to talk us out of believing what Christ has done for us. Through Jesus&rsquo; death, we are immortal and on our way to a grand reunion with our heavenly Father.</p> Sun, 28 Dec 2014 00:00:00 -0600The Messiah: A ProphetTime Of Grace Ministryhttp://www.timeofgrace.org/media/video/290/the_messiah_a_prophethttp://www.timeofgrace.org/media/video/290/the_messiah_a_prophet<p>God provided food for the Israelites in the desert out of his grace and mercy. He promised to provide what they needed, and every day, without fail, he did just that. He wanted them to trust him and to know exactly where their food came from. God also provides for us each day. We too can trust that he will take care of us. We too can know that the cause of all the good things in our live is God. Out of his grace, he cares for us without fail.</p> <p>God provided food for the Israelites in the desert out of his grace and mercy. He promised to provide what they needed, and every day, without fail, he did just that. He wanted them to trust him and to know exactly where their food came from. God also provides for us each day. We too can trust that he will take care of us. We too can know that the cause of all the good things in our live is God. Out of his grace, he cares for us without fail.</p> Sun, 21 Dec 2014 00:00:00 -0600The Messiah: A LambTime Of Grace Ministryhttp://www.timeofgrace.org/media/video/289/the_messiah_a_lambhttp://www.timeofgrace.org/media/video/289/the_messiah_a_lamb<p>This section of Revelation reveals to us why Jesus, the Lamb of God, is worthy of our unending worship and praise. He lived, died, and rose for us. He has the power, glory, and holiness that we cannot attain on our own. It is only through him that we are saved.</p> <p>This section of Revelation reveals to us why Jesus, the Lamb of God, is worthy of our unending worship and praise. He lived, died, and rose for us. He has the power, glory, and holiness that we cannot attain on our own. It is only through him that we are saved.</p> Sun, 14 Dec 2014 00:00:00 -0600The Messiah: A BlessingTime Of Grace Ministryhttp://www.timeofgrace.org/media/video/288/the_messiah_a_blessinghttp://www.timeofgrace.org/media/video/288/the_messiah_a_blessing<p>Abram trusted God&rsquo;s promises and was willing to move his entire household because God told him to, and he was blessed just as God said. We too believe what we can&rsquo;t see and trust God&rsquo;s plan and will for us. Through his Word our Savior is revealed to us, and it is because of our sure hope of heaven that we live our lives for him now.</p> <p>Abram trusted God&rsquo;s promises and was willing to move his entire household because God told him to, and he was blessed just as God said. We too believe what we can&rsquo;t see and trust God&rsquo;s plan and will for us. Through his Word our Savior is revealed to us, and it is because of our sure hope of heaven that we live our lives for him now.</p> Sun, 07 Dec 2014 00:00:00 -0600The Messiah: A HeroTime Of Grace Ministryhttp://www.timeofgrace.org/media/video/287/the_messiah_a_herohttp://www.timeofgrace.org/media/video/287/the_messiah_a_hero<p>Already in the Garden of Eden, God had a plan for our salvation&mdash;to send Jesus to crush death&rsquo;s head for us. As We must fight against the devil&rsquo;s attempts to create doubt, to talk us out of believing what Christ has done for us. Through Jesus&rsquo; death, we are immortal and on our way to a grand reunion with our heavenly Father.</p> <p>Already in the Garden of Eden, God had a plan for our salvation&mdash;to send Jesus to crush death&rsquo;s head for us. As We must fight against the devil&rsquo;s attempts to create doubt, to talk us out of believing what Christ has done for us. Through Jesus&rsquo; death, we are immortal and on our way to a grand reunion with our heavenly Father.</p> Sun, 30 Nov 2014 00:00:00 -0600Breakfast From HeavenTime Of Grace Ministryhttp://www.timeofgrace.org/media/video/284/breakfast_from_heavenhttp://www.timeofgrace.org/media/video/284/breakfast_from_heaven<p>God provided food for the Israelites in the desert out of his grace and mercy. He promised to provide what they needed, and every day, without fail, he did just that. He wanted them to trust him and to know exactly where their food came from. God also provides for us each day. We too can trust that he will take care of us. We too can know that the cause of all the good things in our live is God. Out of his grace, he cares for us without fail.</p> <p>God provided food for the Israelites in the desert out of his grace and mercy. He promised to provide what they needed, and every day, without fail, he did just that. He wanted them to trust him and to know exactly where their food came from. God also provides for us each day. We too can trust that he will take care of us. We too can know that the cause of all the good things in our live is God. Out of his grace, he cares for us without fail.</p> Sun, 23 Nov 2014 00:00:00 -0600People Get Ready: Worship the KingTime Of Grace Ministryhttp://www.timeofgrace.org/media/video/283/people_get_ready_worship_the_kinghttp://www.timeofgrace.org/media/video/283/people_get_ready_worship_the_king<p>This section of Revelation reveals to us why Jesus, the Lamb of God, is worthy of our unending worship and praise. He lived, died, and rose for us. He has the power, glory, and holiness that we cannot attain on our own. It is only through him that we are saved.</p> <p>This section of Revelation reveals to us why Jesus, the Lamb of God, is worthy of our unending worship and praise. He lived, died, and rose for us. He has the power, glory, and holiness that we cannot attain on our own. It is only through him that we are saved.</p> Sun, 16 Nov 2014 00:00:00 -0600People Get Ready: God Means BusinessTime Of Grace Ministryhttp://www.timeofgrace.org/media/video/282/people_get_ready_god_means_businesshttp://www.timeofgrace.org/media/video/282/people_get_ready_god_means_business<p>There are no second chances when Jesus comes again on judgment day. In the meantime we strive to build and strengthen our faith so that we are ready for his return. God means business when he says he loves us and has sent his Son for us. But he also means business in regards to what will happen to those who reject him.</p> <p>There are no second chances when Jesus comes again on judgment day. In the meantime we strive to build and strengthen our faith so that we are ready for his return. God means business when he says he loves us and has sent his Son for us. But he also means business in regards to what will happen to those who reject him.</p> Sun, 09 Nov 2014 00:00:00 -0600People Get Ready: Mimic Your MentorsTime Of Grace Ministryhttp://www.timeofgrace.org/media/video/285/people_get_ready_mimic_your_mentorshttp://www.timeofgrace.org/media/video/285/people_get_ready_mimic_your_mentors<p>Each of us can look back and see the tremendous number of people who have passed down the Christian faith to us. It is spread most effectively within families, and we should have great respect for those who have given us the wonderful news of our Savior. Let us thank God for the heroes and champions in the faith who handed down the faith to us and now have commissioned us to keep it moving and pass it on to the generations to come.</p> <p>Each of us can look back and see the tremendous number of people who have passed down the Christian faith to us. It is spread most effectively within families, and we should have great respect for those who have given us the wonderful news of our Savior. Let us thank God for the heroes and champions in the faith who handed down the faith to us and now have commissioned us to keep it moving and pass it on to the generations to come.</p> Sun, 02 Nov 2014 00:00:00 -0500Accept No Substitute Time Of Grace Ministryhttp://www.timeofgrace.org/media/video/281/accept_no_substitute_http://www.timeofgrace.org/media/video/281/accept_no_substitute_<p>Satan loves to offer substitutes for the way to heaven to tempt us away from the true faith. But we accept only the real gospel of Jesus Christ by grace alone, ours by faith alone, made clear by Scripture alone.</p> <p>Satan loves to offer substitutes for the way to heaven to tempt us away from the true faith. But we accept only the real gospel of Jesus Christ by grace alone, ours by faith alone, made clear by Scripture alone.</p> Sun, 26 Oct 2014 00:00:00 -0500 Texting From the Mount: Build for the Long TermTime Of Grace Ministryhttp://www.timeofgrace.org/media/video/280/_texting_from_the_mount_build_for_the_long_termhttp://www.timeofgrace.org/media/video/280/_texting_from_the_mount_build_for_the_long_term<p>Our heavenly Father wants us to be like the wise man in Jesus&rsquo; story and build our lives around him. We realize and believe that we live by God&rsquo;s grace, and we live our lives with God&rsquo;s Word as our guide. Instead of looking to the quick fixes of this world, we look ahead and build our faith for the long term by basing our foundation on our Lord and the promises he has fulfilled and made to us.</p> <p>Our heavenly Father wants us to be like the wise man in Jesus&rsquo; story and build our lives around him. We realize and believe that we live by God&rsquo;s grace, and we live our lives with God&rsquo;s Word as our guide. Instead of looking to the quick fixes of this world, we look ahead and build our faith for the long term by basing our foundation on our Lord and the promises he has fulfilled and made to us.</p> Sun, 19 Oct 2014 00:00:00 -0500Texting From the Mount: Pray Like CrazyTime Of Grace Ministryhttp://www.timeofgrace.org/media/video/286/texting_from_the_mount_pray_like_crazyhttp://www.timeofgrace.org/media/video/286/texting_from_the_mount_pray_like_crazy<p>God invites us&mdash;wants us&mdash;to pray to him anytime, anywhere, and about anything. He wants us to ask him because he wants us engaged, looking to him at all times. There are times that we don&rsquo;t take advantage of prayer because we are too proud, afraid, ashamed, or just too busy. But in Matthew 7:7-11, Jesus explains why prayer is important. If we ask, God will respond&mdash;every time. It may not be according to our timetable, but he will make things happen according to his will.</p> <p>God invites us&mdash;wants us&mdash;to pray to him anytime, anywhere, and about anything. He wants us to ask him because he wants us engaged, looking to him at all times. There are times that we don&rsquo;t take advantage of prayer because we are too proud, afraid, ashamed, or just too busy. But in Matthew 7:7-11, Jesus explains why prayer is important. If we ask, God will respond&mdash;every time. It may not be according to our timetable, but he will make things happen according to his will.</p> Sun, 12 Oct 2014 00:00:00 -0500Texting From the Mount: Don't WorryTime Of Grace Ministryhttp://www.timeofgrace.org/media/video/278/texting_from_the_mount_dont_worryhttp://www.timeofgrace.org/media/video/278/texting_from_the_mount_dont_worry<p>We will go through difficult times in our lives, but we are God&rsquo;s children and he will always provide for us. Though the devil uses those hard times to pull us away from our Savior, we can lean on Jesus and know that God is always with us. God&rsquo;s Word feeds us, encourages us, and guides us so that we know his truths and promises and have no need for worry.</p> <p>We will go through difficult times in our lives, but we are God&rsquo;s children and he will always provide for us. Though the devil uses those hard times to pull us away from our Savior, we can lean on Jesus and know that God is always with us. God&rsquo;s Word feeds us, encourages us, and guides us so that we know his truths and promises and have no need for worry.</p> Sun, 05 Oct 2014 00:00:00 -0500Texting From the Mount: You Are Salt and LightTime Of Grace Ministryhttp://www.timeofgrace.org/media/video/277/texting_from_the_mount_you_are_salt_and_lighthttp://www.timeofgrace.org/media/video/277/texting_from_the_mount_you_are_salt_and_light<p>Jesus tells us to be salt and light. Being salty means looking for opportunities to be a flavor enhancer by living with joy, to be a giver of value to others, to be an agent of change in a sinful world, or even to be a little sting to remind people of their need for a Savior. When he calls us to be lights, he is reminding us to live our lives in a way that shines gospel light so that unbelievers will see God in our words and actions.</p> <p>Jesus tells us to be salt and light. Being salty means looking for opportunities to be a flavor enhancer by living with joy, to be a giver of value to others, to be an agent of change in a sinful world, or even to be a little sting to remind people of their need for a Savior. When he calls us to be lights, he is reminding us to live our lives in a way that shines gospel light so that unbelievers will see God in our words and actions.</p> Sun, 28 Sep 2014 00:00:00 -0500Trinity at Work: The RenewalTime Of Grace Ministryhttp://www.timeofgrace.org/media/video/275/trinity_at_work_the_renewalhttp://www.timeofgrace.org/media/video/275/trinity_at_work_the_renewal<p>At one time we too were foolish, disobedient, deceived, and enslaved by all kinds of passions and pleasures. But our loving Father sent his Son to save us, and we no longer have to struggle on our own. The Holy Spirit changes us, renews us, and helps us to overcome our temptations and to live lives of thankfulness and service to God and others.</p> <p>At one time we too were foolish, disobedient, deceived, and enslaved by all kinds of passions and pleasures. But our loving Father sent his Son to save us, and we no longer have to struggle on our own. The Holy Spirit changes us, renews us, and helps us to overcome our temptations and to live lives of thankfulness and service to God and others.</p> Sun, 21 Sep 2014 00:00:00 -0500Trinity at Work: the ActionTime Of Grace Ministryhttp://www.timeofgrace.org/media/video/274/trinity_at_work_the_actionhttp://www.timeofgrace.org/media/video/274/trinity_at_work_the_action<p>Separated from Christ, we have nothing. Connected to Christ, we have everything&mdash;not only in eternity, but now already. As Christian brothers and sisters, we urge each other to pay more careful attention to what we have heard in his Word so that we do not drift away. We also encourage each other to share the news of what Jesus has done for us with as many people as we can.</p> <p>Separated from Christ, we have nothing. Connected to Christ, we have everything&mdash;not only in eternity, but now already. As Christian brothers and sisters, we urge each other to pay more careful attention to what we have heard in his Word so that we do not drift away. We also encourage each other to share the news of what Jesus has done for us with as many people as we can.</p> Sun, 14 Sep 2014 00:00:00 -0500Trinity at Work: The PlanTime Of Grace Ministryhttp://www.timeofgrace.org/media/video/273/trinity_at_work_the_planhttp://www.timeofgrace.org/media/video/273/trinity_at_work_the_plan<p>The Jewish leaders at Jesus&rsquo; time felt that keeping the Sabbath was a requirement for earning heaven, but Jesus showed them that there is nothing we can do to gain heaven on our own. He did it all for us by living a perfect life, dying in our place, and rising again. As our Sabbath we worship our God in thankfulness for the work that Jesus did and for his constant work of watching over us every day of our lives.</p> <p>The Jewish leaders at Jesus&rsquo; time felt that keeping the Sabbath was a requirement for earning heaven, but Jesus showed them that there is nothing we can do to gain heaven on our own. He did it all for us by living a perfect life, dying in our place, and rising again. As our Sabbath we worship our God in thankfulness for the work that Jesus did and for his constant work of watching over us every day of our lives.</p> Sun, 07 Sep 2014 00:00:00 -0500Fatherhood Myths: Part 2Time Of Grace Ministryhttp://www.timeofgrace.org/media/video/279/fatherhood_myths_part_2http://www.timeofgrace.org/media/video/279/fatherhood_myths_part_2<p>Our society helps less and less with the task of showing men what being a good father means. But God tells us in his Word that fathers have an important role to play. They support their wives, bring up their children in the faith, and model for their children and others what it means to be a God-pleasing man, husband, and father.&nbsp;</p> <p>Our society helps less and less with the task of showing men what being a good father means. But God tells us in his Word that fathers have an important role to play. They support their wives, bring up their children in the faith, and model for their children and others what it means to be a God-pleasing man, husband, and father.&nbsp;</p> Sun, 31 Aug 2014 00:00:00 -0500Fatherhood Myths: Part 1Time Of Grace Ministryhttp://www.timeofgrace.org/media/video/276/fatherhood_myths_part_1http://www.timeofgrace.org/media/video/276/fatherhood_myths_part_1<p>Our society has warped views as to what it means to be a man and a father. God&rsquo;s Word gives us his guidelines to follow. Men are an important part of the family&mdash;helping to care and provide for their families; sharing God&rsquo;s Word with their families; and being an example in how to stay married, treat your spouse, and love your children.</p> <p>Our society has warped views as to what it means to be a man and a father. God&rsquo;s Word gives us his guidelines to follow. Men are an important part of the family&mdash;helping to care and provide for their families; sharing God&rsquo;s Word with their families; and being an example in how to stay married, treat your spouse, and love your children.</p> Sun, 24 Aug 2014 00:00:00 -0500What's in Your Mouth? Lies or Truth?Time Of Grace Ministryhttp://www.timeofgrace.org/media/video/270/whats_in_your_mouth_lies_or_truthhttp://www.timeofgrace.org/media/video/270/whats_in_your_mouth_lies_or_truth<p>There are times in our lives when we tell lies to avoid and evade responsibility. It is always better when we speak the truth&mdash;God&rsquo;s truth. As redeemed children of God, we change our sinful, lying ways to follow God&rsquo;s guidance and speak the truth in love to others.</p> <p>There are times in our lives when we tell lies to avoid and evade responsibility. It is always better when we speak the truth&mdash;God&rsquo;s truth. As redeemed children of God, we change our sinful, lying ways to follow God&rsquo;s guidance and speak the truth in love to others.</p> Sun, 17 Aug 2014 00:00:00 -0500What's In Your Mouth? Discouragement or Encouragement?Time Of Grace Ministryhttp://www.timeofgrace.org/media/video/269/whats_in_your_mouth_discouragement_or_encouragementhttp://www.timeofgrace.org/media/video/269/whats_in_your_mouth_discouragement_or_encouragement<p>Because of the forgiveness we have in Jesus, every day we live our lives for him as if it is the day that he will return to take us to heaven. Our job is to be sharers of God&rsquo;s mercy and love with others. One way to do that is to encourage with the words that come out of our mouths rather than tear down.</p> <p>Because of the forgiveness we have in Jesus, every day we live our lives for him as if it is the day that he will return to take us to heaven. Our job is to be sharers of God&rsquo;s mercy and love with others. One way to do that is to encourage with the words that come out of our mouths rather than tear down.</p> Sun, 10 Aug 2014 00:00:00 -0500What's in Your Mouth? Silence or Witness?Time Of Grace Ministryhttp://www.timeofgrace.org/media/video/268/whats_in_your_mouth_silence_or_witnesshttp://www.timeofgrace.org/media/video/268/whats_in_your_mouth_silence_or_witness<p>Peter gives us an awesome example of witnessing for his faith&mdash;not being silent in opposition. We too have great news to share. Everyone needs Jesus, and God&rsquo;s Word has power. When we speak it, the Holy Spirit works through it.</p> <p>Peter gives us an awesome example of witnessing for his faith&mdash;not being silent in opposition. We too have great news to share. Everyone needs Jesus, and God&rsquo;s Word has power. When we speak it, the Holy Spirit works through it.</p> Sun, 03 Aug 2014 00:00:00 -0500What's in Your Mouth? Judgment or Mercy?Time Of Grace Ministryhttp://www.timeofgrace.org/media/video/267/whats_in_your_mouth_judgment_or_mercyhttp://www.timeofgrace.org/media/video/267/whats_in_your_mouth_judgment_or_mercy<p>Because of Jesus, we through faith are changed. We live our lives for him as forgiven children of God. It is easy to judge and see faults in others, but God calls us to be brokers of his mercy&mdash;correcting others in humility and love.</p> <p>Because of Jesus, we through faith are changed. We live our lives for him as forgiven children of God. It is easy to judge and see faults in others, but God calls us to be brokers of his mercy&mdash;correcting others in humility and love.</p> Sun, 27 Jul 2014 00:00:00 -0500Money or Mammon? Giving ItTime Of Grace Ministryhttp://www.timeofgrace.org/media/video/266/money_or_mammon_giving_ithttp://www.timeofgrace.org/media/video/266/money_or_mammon_giving_it<p>All blessings in our lives ultimately come from God. He gives us as much as we can handle in order that we can honor him by being generous with others and helping him in his mission of touching people with his message of love and compassion and help. If we trust God and honor him, than our possessions will not be mammon but tools for use in his kingdom.</p> <p>All blessings in our lives ultimately come from God. He gives us as much as we can handle in order that we can honor him by being generous with others and helping him in his mission of touching people with his message of love and compassion and help. If we trust God and honor him, than our possessions will not be mammon but tools for use in his kingdom.</p> Sun, 20 Jul 2014 00:00:00 -0500Money or Mammon? Spending ItTime Of Grace Ministryhttp://www.timeofgrace.org/media/video/265/money_or_mammon_spending_ithttp://www.timeofgrace.org/media/video/265/money_or_mammon_spending_it<p>God blesses each of us and wants us to enjoy what he has given us. There is nothing wrong with spending on ourselves unless it becomes addictive and obsessive, putting ourselves before God. But God promises that if we spend our money in accordance to his will, he will bless us with even more.</p> <p>God blesses each of us and wants us to enjoy what he has given us. There is nothing wrong with spending on ourselves unless it becomes addictive and obsessive, putting ourselves before God. But God promises that if we spend our money in accordance to his will, he will bless us with even more.</p> Sun, 13 Jul 2014 00:00:00 -0500Money or Mammon? Saving ItTime Of Grace Ministryhttp://www.timeofgrace.org/media/video/264/money_or_mammon_saving_ithttp://www.timeofgrace.org/media/video/264/money_or_mammon_saving_it<p>God tells us in the Bible that saving money is a good thing. We are to be wise stewards of the blessings he gives us. But he wants us to be careful of greed and putting the building of wealth before the building up of our faith. Wealth should not interfere with being rich in our relationship with God. When God is your greatest treasure, your resources will be used in a godly way to provide for yourself, your family, your community, and in investments to help other people.&nbsp;</p> <p>God tells us in the Bible that saving money is a good thing. We are to be wise stewards of the blessings he gives us. But he wants us to be careful of greed and putting the building of wealth before the building up of our faith. Wealth should not interfere with being rich in our relationship with God. When God is your greatest treasure, your resources will be used in a godly way to provide for yourself, your family, your community, and in investments to help other people.&nbsp;</p> Sun, 06 Jul 2014 00:00:00 -0500Money or Mammon? Making ItTime Of Grace Ministryhttp://www.timeofgrace.org/media/video/263/money_or_mammon_making_ithttp://www.timeofgrace.org/media/video/263/money_or_mammon_making_it<p>Money is a blessing from God, a tool we need in life. But when money becomes more important to us than our God, it becomes mammon, filthy lucre. God tells us that if our treasures are in heaven, than our hearts are in the right place. Money made honestly and used for self and others is a blessing as long as it doesn&rsquo;t become more important to us than God and what he has done for us.&nbsp;</p> <p>Money is a blessing from God, a tool we need in life. But when money becomes more important to us than our God, it becomes mammon, filthy lucre. God tells us that if our treasures are in heaven, than our hearts are in the right place. Money made honestly and used for self and others is a blessing as long as it doesn&rsquo;t become more important to us than God and what he has done for us.&nbsp;</p> Sun, 29 Jun 2014 00:01:00 -0500Set FreeTime Of Grace Ministryhttp://www.timeofgrace.org/media/video/262/set_freehttp://www.timeofgrace.org/media/video/262/set_free<p>Every person on this earth is a slave to sin. There is nothing any of us can do on our own to free ourselves. But God sent his Son, Jesus, to be our only way to heaven. The truth that is found in God&rsquo;s Word shows us Jesus, and if we hold to that Word our faith will save us. Jesus unlocked our sin shackles by living, dying, and rising for us. Through Jesus we are set free.</p> <p>Every person on this earth is a slave to sin. There is nothing any of us can do on our own to free ourselves. But God sent his Son, Jesus, to be our only way to heaven. The truth that is found in God&rsquo;s Word shows us Jesus, and if we hold to that Word our faith will save us. Jesus unlocked our sin shackles by living, dying, and rising for us. Through Jesus we are set free.</p> Sun, 22 Jun 2014 00:01:00 -0500A God Without LimitsTime Of Grace Ministryhttp://www.timeofgrace.org/media/video/261/a_god_without_limitshttp://www.timeofgrace.org/media/video/261/a_god_without_limits<p>In Psalm 68:1-10, the basis for this message, David speaks of the awesomeness and limitlessness of our God. He stoops down to us to be involved in our lives. Our God is victorious over his enemies, he controls nature, he shows limitless mercy to all who need it, and he blesses us abundantly. This is the God whom we worship, not a God of scarcity but a God without limits.</p> <p>In Psalm 68:1-10, the basis for this message, David speaks of the awesomeness and limitlessness of our God. He stoops down to us to be involved in our lives. Our God is victorious over his enemies, he controls nature, he shows limitless mercy to all who need it, and he blesses us abundantly. This is the God whom we worship, not a God of scarcity but a God without limits.</p> Sun, 15 Jun 2014 13:26:00 -0500Outfitted By the SpiritTime Of Grace Ministryhttp://www.timeofgrace.org/media/video/260/outfitted_by_the_spirithttp://www.timeofgrace.org/media/video/260/outfitted_by_the_spirit<p>Peter spoke at the first Pentecost of the gifts the Holy Spirit brings. It is through his power that we can all speak up about our Savior. We are living in the last days, and God has given us the commission to share the news of Jesus. Outfitted with what we need from the Holy Spirit, we proclaim the truth to all who will listen before it&rsquo;s too late.</p> <p>Peter spoke at the first Pentecost of the gifts the Holy Spirit brings. It is through his power that we can all speak up about our Savior. We are living in the last days, and God has given us the commission to share the news of Jesus. Outfitted with what we need from the Holy Spirit, we proclaim the truth to all who will listen before it&rsquo;s too late.</p> Sun, 08 Jun 2014 00:00:00 -0500Divine GraffitiTime Of Grace Ministryhttp://www.timeofgrace.org/media/video/259/divine_graffitihttp://www.timeofgrace.org/media/video/259/divine_graffiti<p>King Belshazzar &ldquo;saw the writing on the wall,&rdquo; which was God&rsquo;s judgment on him for his wicked ways. We too are accountable to God, and God is very interested in how we spend the time he gives us. He wants us to live for him and for others, sharing the news of Jesus with as many as we can.</p> <p>King Belshazzar &ldquo;saw the writing on the wall,&rdquo; which was God&rsquo;s judgment on him for his wicked ways. We too are accountable to God, and God is very interested in how we spend the time he gives us. He wants us to live for him and for others, sharing the news of Jesus with as many as we can.</p> Sun, 01 Jun 2014 00:00:00 -0500Hannah's HopeTime Of Grace Ministryhttp://www.timeofgrace.org/media/video/256/hannahs_hopehttp://www.timeofgrace.org/media/video/256/hannahs_hope<p>Hannah persisted in prayer and asked God for a son. She trusted him to deliver her from her troubles, and she trusted that he would answer her prayers. When God gave her a son, Hannah returned him so he could be trained at a young age to serve his Lord.</p> <p>Hannah persisted in prayer and asked God for a son. She trusted him to deliver her from her troubles, and she trusted that he would answer her prayers. When God gave her a son, Hannah returned him so he could be trained at a young age to serve his Lord.</p> Fri, 09 May 2014 00:00:00 -0500Who's Working Behind the Scenes?Time Of Grace Ministryhttp://www.timeofgrace.org/media/video/254/whos_working_behind_the_sceneshttp://www.timeofgrace.org/media/video/254/whos_working_behind_the_scenes<p>God showed himself in a dream to Jacob to assure him that he was with him and would never leave him. He also assured Jacob that he would be a great nation and the Savior would come from his family. Today we too can know that God is also working in our lives to accomplish his will and do what is best for us.</p> <p>God showed himself in a dream to Jacob to assure him that he was with him and would never leave him. He also assured Jacob that he would be a great nation and the Savior would come from his family. Today we too can know that God is also working in our lives to accomplish his will and do what is best for us.</p> Sun, 27 Apr 2014 00:00:00 -0500Easter in MotionTime Of Grace Ministryhttp://www.timeofgrace.org/media/video/253/easter_in_motionhttp://www.timeofgrace.org/media/video/253/easter_in_motion<p>The resurrection of Jesus changes our lives. It gives us peace in the knowledge of our own resurrection someday and motivates us to share that peace with others. It is God&rsquo;s plan for each of us to keep the Easter message in motion for all to hear.</p> <p>The resurrection of Jesus changes our lives. It gives us peace in the knowledge of our own resurrection someday and motivates us to share that peace with others. It is God&rsquo;s plan for each of us to keep the Easter message in motion for all to hear.</p> Sat, 19 Apr 2014 00:00:00 -0500One for AllTime Of Grace Ministryhttp://www.timeofgrace.org/media/video/252/one_for_allhttp://www.timeofgrace.org/media/video/252/one_for_all<p>The Pharisees and chief priests saw Jesus as a threat. They knew that if he kept preaching and doing miracles, many would believe in him. Jesus taught that all were sinful, needed forgiveness, and that he was the way to heaven. Jesus&rsquo; opposition didn&rsquo;t believe this and felt that if they were rid of him, their way of life would stay intact. Caiaphas the high priest prophesied that the death of Jesus would mean freedom to their nation. Little did he know how true that was&mdash;Jesus, the one man, died to save the whole world.</p> <p>The Pharisees and chief priests saw Jesus as a threat. They knew that if he kept preaching and doing miracles, many would believe in him. Jesus taught that all were sinful, needed forgiveness, and that he was the way to heaven. Jesus&rsquo; opposition didn&rsquo;t believe this and felt that if they were rid of him, their way of life would stay intact. Caiaphas the high priest prophesied that the death of Jesus would mean freedom to their nation. Little did he know how true that was&mdash;Jesus, the one man, died to save the whole world.</p> Sun, 13 Apr 2014 00:00:00 -0500Mission Adventures: Moving ForwardTime Of Grace Ministryhttp://www.timeofgrace.org/media/video/251/mission_adventures_moving_forwardhttp://www.timeofgrace.org/media/video/251/mission_adventures_moving_forward<p>God has a plan for growing his kingdom. He works through trials and persecution, through groups and individuals. We have the peace of knowing that he is in control, his will is always done, his Word will be spread, we need not fear, and our reward is in heaven.</p> <p>God has a plan for growing his kingdom. He works through trials and persecution, through groups and individuals. We have the peace of knowing that he is in control, his will is always done, his Word will be spread, we need not fear, and our reward is in heaven.</p> Sun, 06 Apr 2014 00:00:00 -0500Mission Adventures: Living FearlesslyTime Of Grace Ministryhttp://www.timeofgrace.org/media/video/250/mission_adventures_living_fearlesslyhttp://www.timeofgrace.org/media/video/250/mission_adventures_living_fearlessly<p>God used the persecutions in the time of the early Christian church to spread his Word farther and farther. Those who were told to leave an area took God&rsquo;s Word elsewhere. Even when the Jews rejected Jesus, God used it to bring his Word to the Gentiles. We too are part of God&rsquo;s plan. He will provide opportunities in our lives to share the gospel, and he promises to be with us as we do so.</p> <p>God used the persecutions in the time of the early Christian church to spread his Word farther and farther. Those who were told to leave an area took God&rsquo;s Word elsewhere. Even when the Jews rejected Jesus, God used it to bring his Word to the Gentiles. We too are part of God&rsquo;s plan. He will provide opportunities in our lives to share the gospel, and he promises to be with us as we do so.</p> Sun, 30 Mar 2014 00:00:00 -0500Mission Adventures: Opening HeartsTime Of Grace Ministryhttp://www.timeofgrace.org/media/video/249/mission_adventures_opening_heartshttp://www.timeofgrace.org/media/video/249/mission_adventures_opening_hearts<p>When we go out and tell others about Jesus, it is the Holy Spirit that works faith. Our witness opportunities may be big or small, but God&rsquo;s power is behind what we say, and he changes people&rsquo;s hearts and their lives.</p> <p>When we go out and tell others about Jesus, it is the Holy Spirit that works faith. Our witness opportunities may be big or small, but God&rsquo;s power is behind what we say, and he changes people&rsquo;s hearts and their lives.</p> Sun, 23 Mar 2014 00:00:00 -0500Free to Be a SlaveTime Of Grace Ministryhttp://www.timeofgrace.org/media/video/248/free_to_be_a_slavehttp://www.timeofgrace.org/media/video/248/free_to_be_a_slave<p>Like Onesimus and Philemon, we are often called to take on some difficult things in life. But these difficulties are opportunities for us to show others that we are changed because of Jesus. As children of God, we serve others out of love and thankfulness and through our difficulties can help to spread God&rsquo;s Word in the lives of other people.</p> <p>Like Onesimus and Philemon, we are often called to take on some difficult things in life. But these difficulties are opportunities for us to show others that we are changed because of Jesus. As children of God, we serve others out of love and thankfulness and through our difficulties can help to spread God&rsquo;s Word in the lives of other people.</p> Sun, 16 Mar 2014 00:00:00 -0500Mission Adventures: Finding ForgivenessTime Of Grace Ministryhttp://www.timeofgrace.org/media/video/247/mission_adventures_finding_forgivenesshttp://www.timeofgrace.org/media/video/247/mission_adventures_finding_forgiveness<p>Connected to Jesus Christ we have forgiveness of sins and eternal life. Knowing that our eternity is secure, we then go out and tell others about Jesus so that they, too, can be brought to faith by the Holy Spirit and have life in heaven with their Savior.</p> <p>Connected to Jesus Christ we have forgiveness of sins and eternal life. Knowing that our eternity is secure, we then go out and tell others about Jesus so that they, too, can be brought to faith by the Holy Spirit and have life in heaven with their Savior.</p> Sun, 09 Mar 2014 00:00:00 -0600Teach the KidsTime Of Grace Ministryhttp://www.timeofgrace.org/media/video/246/teach_the_kidshttp://www.timeofgrace.org/media/video/246/teach_the_kids<p>Children aren&rsquo;t born knowing their Savior, and God has given us the important job of teaching his Word to them. We are to show them that they were designed, that their Savior loves them, and that God has a plan for them so that they in turn will pass on their faith legacy to their children.</p> <p>Children aren&rsquo;t born knowing their Savior, and God has given us the important job of teaching his Word to them. We are to show them that they were designed, that their Savior loves them, and that God has a plan for them so that they in turn will pass on their faith legacy to their children.</p> Sun, 02 Mar 2014 00:00:00 -0600Marriage Mythbusters: Names Will Never Hurt MeTime Of Grace Ministryhttp://www.timeofgrace.org/media/video/245/marriage_mythbusters_names_will_never_hurt_mehttp://www.timeofgrace.org/media/video/245/marriage_mythbusters_names_will_never_hurt_me<p><span style="line-height:1.6em">Because of Christ we are changed, and the forgiving love of Christ flows through our lives and changes how we think and talk and act. In marriage that means that we treat our spouse and family with love and compassion, not letting unkind words come out of our mouths but using our words to build up and encourage instead.</span></p> <p><span style="line-height:1.6em">Because of Christ we are changed, and the forgiving love of Christ flows through our lives and changes how we think and talk and act. In marriage that means that we treat our spouse and family with love and compassion, not letting unkind words come out of our mouths but using our words to build up and encourage instead.</span></p> Sun, 23 Feb 2014 00:00:00 -0600Marriage Mythbusters: Marriages Are Made In HeavenTime Of Grace Ministryhttp://www.timeofgrace.org/media/video/244/marriage_mythbusters_marriages_are_made_in_heavenhttp://www.timeofgrace.org/media/video/244/marriage_mythbusters_marriages_are_made_in_heaven<p>God gave us the plans and guidelines for marriage, but our marriages aren&rsquo;t made in heaven&mdash;meaning they won&rsquo;t work out on their own. We need to do some work to build great marriages. If we are filled with the Spirit, we will be able to live lives with God&rsquo;s will in mind. Women will yield and build up their husbands, and husbands will be servant leaders.</p> <p>God gave us the plans and guidelines for marriage, but our marriages aren&rsquo;t made in heaven&mdash;meaning they won&rsquo;t work out on their own. We need to do some work to build great marriages. If we are filled with the Spirit, we will be able to live lives with God&rsquo;s will in mind. Women will yield and build up their husbands, and husbands will be servant leaders.</p> Sun, 16 Feb 2014 00:00:00 -0600Marriage Mythbusters: Time Heals All WoundsTime Of Grace Ministryhttp://www.timeofgrace.org/media/video/243/marriage_mythbusters_time_heals_all_woundshttp://www.timeofgrace.org/media/video/243/marriage_mythbusters_time_heals_all_wounds<p>The old saying that time heals all wounds isn&rsquo;t always true, especially in marriage. Wounds don&rsquo;t go away with time; they often fester and become worse. Resentments arise. God tells us that his way is better: to remember who we are&mdash;his children, to change ourselves, and to be willing to show love first, just like God did when he sent Jesus for us.</p> <p>The old saying that time heals all wounds isn&rsquo;t always true, especially in marriage. Wounds don&rsquo;t go away with time; they often fester and become worse. Resentments arise. God tells us that his way is better: to remember who we are&mdash;his children, to change ourselves, and to be willing to show love first, just like God did when he sent Jesus for us.</p> Sun, 09 Feb 2014 00:00:00 -0600Getting Your Jesus TattooTime Of Grace Ministryhttp://www.timeofgrace.org/media/video/240/getting_your_jesus_tattoohttp://www.timeofgrace.org/media/video/240/getting_your_jesus_tattoo<p>Jesus promises that he will come again to take us to heaven. We are to believe it; through faith it is ours. As we go through life looking forward to what awaits us in heaven&mdash;emotional and physical healing, full access to God and his love, an eternity of loving service&mdash;we share that confidence in heaven with those around us. We are already marked with the name of Jesus; heaven is ours even now!</p> <p>Jesus promises that he will come again to take us to heaven. We are to believe it; through faith it is ours. As we go through life looking forward to what awaits us in heaven&mdash;emotional and physical healing, full access to God and his love, an eternity of loving service&mdash;we share that confidence in heaven with those around us. We are already marked with the name of Jesus; heaven is ours even now!</p> Sun, 19 Jan 2014 00:00:00 -0600The Time Has Fully ComeTime Of Grace Ministryhttp://www.timeofgrace.org/media/video/237/the_time_has_fully_comehttp://www.timeofgrace.org/media/video/237/the_time_has_fully_come<p>Jesus came to guarantee us eternal life, setting us free from the rules that kept us as spiritual children. Because of him, we are heirs of heaven&mdash;sons of God. We are now spiritual adults who live our lives for him.</p> <p>Jesus came to guarantee us eternal life, setting us free from the rules that kept us as spiritual children. Because of him, we are heirs of heaven&mdash;sons of God. We are now spiritual adults who live our lives for him.</p> Sun, 29 Dec 2013 00:00:00 -0600Advent Drama: The ArkTime Of Grace Ministryhttp://www.timeofgrace.org/media/video/236/advent_drama_the_arkhttp://www.timeofgrace.org/media/video/236/advent_drama_the_ark<p>The ark of the covenant was a symbol that represented how we are connected to and communicate with God. It represented God&rsquo;s personal dwelling, and the atonement cover reminded the Israelites and us that only through the shedding of blood do we have forgiveness and the ability to approach God. Jesus fulfilled that shedding of blood once and for all, making us heirs of heaven.</p> <p>The ark of the covenant was a symbol that represented how we are connected to and communicate with God. It represented God&rsquo;s personal dwelling, and the atonement cover reminded the Israelites and us that only through the shedding of blood do we have forgiveness and the ability to approach God. Jesus fulfilled that shedding of blood once and for all, making us heirs of heaven.</p> Sun, 22 Dec 2013 00:00:00 -0600Advent Drama: The IncenseTime Of Grace Ministryhttp://www.timeofgrace.org/media/video/235/advent_drama_the_incensehttp://www.timeofgrace.org/media/video/235/advent_drama_the_incense<p>The altar of incense in the tabernacle is a visual reminder to us that because of Jesus, we can approach God with our prayers. The incense rising to heaven shows us that all our prayers are heard&mdash;not a one of them falls to the ground unanswered. The smell of the incense also reminds us that we no longer have the stench of sin on us, but because of Jesus we are sweet-smelling to our God.</p> <p>The altar of incense in the tabernacle is a visual reminder to us that because of Jesus, we can approach God with our prayers. The incense rising to heaven shows us that all our prayers are heard&mdash;not a one of them falls to the ground unanswered. The smell of the incense also reminds us that we no longer have the stench of sin on us, but because of Jesus we are sweet-smelling to our God.</p> Sun, 15 Dec 2013 00:00:00 -0600Advent Drama: The LightTime Of Grace Ministryhttp://www.timeofgrace.org/media/video/234/advent_drama_the_lighthttp://www.timeofgrace.org/media/video/234/advent_drama_the_light<p>In the Old Testament, the lampstand and the light that burned every night inside the tabernacle represented God&rsquo;s constant presence with his people. We too have that same assurance that he is always with us, shining the light of his grace upon us.</p> <p>In the Old Testament, the lampstand and the light that burned every night inside the tabernacle represented God&rsquo;s constant presence with his people. We too have that same assurance that he is always with us, shining the light of his grace upon us.</p> Sun, 08 Dec 2013 00:00:00 -0600Advent Drama: The SacrificeTime Of Grace Ministryhttp://www.timeofgrace.org/media/video/233/advent_drama_the_sacrificehttp://www.timeofgrace.org/media/video/233/advent_drama_the_sacrifice<p>In the Old Testament, the altar in the tabernacle was the place where animal sacrifices were presented to God by the people. These sacrifices were meant to point the people ahead to the Messiah&rsquo;s final and ultimate sacrifice for their sins. Without Jesus&rsquo; blood, there is no forgiveness. The sacrifices then and Jesus&rsquo; sacrifice now connect us to God because we know that we are forgiven and can enjoy our relationship with him.</p> <p>In the Old Testament, the altar in the tabernacle was the place where animal sacrifices were presented to God by the people. These sacrifices were meant to point the people ahead to the Messiah&rsquo;s final and ultimate sacrifice for their sins. Without Jesus&rsquo; blood, there is no forgiveness. The sacrifices then and Jesus&rsquo; sacrifice now connect us to God because we know that we are forgiven and can enjoy our relationship with him.</p> Sun, 01 Dec 2013 00:00:00 -0600Give ThanksTime Of Grace Ministryhttp://www.timeofgrace.org/media/video/232/give_thankshttp://www.timeofgrace.org/media/video/232/give_thanksSun, 24 Nov 2013 00:00:00 -0600Everyone Will BowTime Of Grace Ministryhttp://www.timeofgrace.org/media/video/231/everyone_will_bowhttp://www.timeofgrace.org/media/video/231/everyone_will_bow<p>This section of Scripture is a beautiful summary of the gospel. Jesus, who is completely God, made himself to be like us so that he could live, die, and rise for the forgiveness of our sins. When he comes again, everyone will bow in either terror of their judgment or in awe and praise. As we live our lives in anticipation of that day, we give him the worship and praise that he deserves.</p> <p>This section of Scripture is a beautiful summary of the gospel. Jesus, who is completely God, made himself to be like us so that he could live, die, and rise for the forgiveness of our sins. When he comes again, everyone will bow in either terror of their judgment or in awe and praise. As we live our lives in anticipation of that day, we give him the worship and praise that he deserves.</p> Sun, 17 Nov 2013 00:00:00 -0600Warning: It Is ComingTime Of Grace Ministryhttp://www.timeofgrace.org/media/video/230/warning_it_is_cominghttp://www.timeofgrace.org/media/video/230/warning_it_is_coming<p>God tells us in the Bible over and over that Jesus will come again and that those who do not believe will be judged. He showed his judgment on unbelievers many times in the Old Testament, and he will do the same when Jesus returns. We are to live our lives in readiness for Jesus, building up our faith, encouraging one another, and doing what we can to share the gospel with others so they too can be in heaven someday.</p> <p>God tells us in the Bible over and over that Jesus will come again and that those who do not believe will be judged. He showed his judgment on unbelievers many times in the Old Testament, and he will do the same when Jesus returns. We are to live our lives in readiness for Jesus, building up our faith, encouraging one another, and doing what we can to share the gospel with others so they too can be in heaven someday.</p> Sun, 10 Nov 2013 00:00:00 -0600Believe It! Tell It!Time Of Grace Ministryhttp://www.timeofgrace.org/media/video/221/believe_it_tell_ithttp://www.timeofgrace.org/media/video/221/believe_it_tell_it<p>When Jesus rose from the dead and appeared to the disciples they doubted that it was truly Jesus.  It is easy to understand why.  Once you are dead you are dead and the disciples had seen Jesus die and be taken away to be buried.  It is easy to doubt God, but it can also be easy to have faith.  Each day God cares for us, loves us, and protects us because we are his chosen people.  Whatever is true is because God backs it up and changes our doubting hearts and minds to believing ones.</p> <p>When Jesus rose from the dead and appeared to the disciples they doubted that it was truly Jesus.  It is easy to understand why.  Once you are dead you are dead and the disciples had seen Jesus die and be taken away to be buried.  It is easy to doubt God, but it can also be easy to have faith.  Each day God cares for us, loves us, and protects us because we are his chosen people.  Whatever is true is because God backs it up and changes our doubting hearts and minds to believing ones.</p> Sun, 08 Sep 2013 00:00:00 -0500Now Is the TimeTime Of Grace Ministryhttp://www.timeofgrace.org/media/video/220/now_is_the_timehttp://www.timeofgrace.org/media/video/220/now_is_the_time<p>Even back in the Bible days people didn't always get Jesus' message.  A woman in the crowd wanted to bless Mary, the mother of Jesus, but Jesus told her that the blessed are those who believe the word of God and obey it.  What we have from Jesus is more important than all of the other earthly things in our lives.  So listen to what Jesus says and take it to heart. </p> <p>Even back in the Bible days people didn't always get Jesus' message.  A woman in the crowd wanted to bless Mary, the mother of Jesus, but Jesus told her that the blessed are those who believe the word of God and obey it.  What we have from Jesus is more important than all of the other earthly things in our lives.  So listen to what Jesus says and take it to heart. </p> Sun, 01 Sep 2013 00:00:00 -0500Watch With Me: Watch Me SurrenderTime Of Grace Ministryhttp://www.timeofgrace.org/media/video/219/watch_with_me_watch_me_surrenderhttp://www.timeofgrace.org/media/video/219/watch_with_me_watch_me_surrender<p>Jesus knew that the time for his crucifixion was fast approaching so his preparation began.  He prayed, spoke with his disciples, and even forgave his betrayer.  How amazing that he did all that as he awaited his painful death on the cross.  He was obedient, strong, and full of love for all of God's people.  Jesus did not die on the cross because he wanted to, he died because God commanded him to for the sake of all of us.</p> <p>Jesus knew that the time for his crucifixion was fast approaching so his preparation began.  He prayed, spoke with his disciples, and even forgave his betrayer.  How amazing that he did all that as he awaited his painful death on the cross.  He was obedient, strong, and full of love for all of God's people.  Jesus did not die on the cross because he wanted to, he died because God commanded him to for the sake of all of us.</p> Sun, 25 Aug 2013 00:01:00 -0500Watch With Me: Watch Me ServeTime Of Grace Ministryhttp://www.timeofgrace.org/media/video/218/watch_with_me_watch_me_servehttp://www.timeofgrace.org/media/video/218/watch_with_me_watch_me_serve<p>Would you have let Jesus wash your feet? &nbsp;That was the ultimate sign of humility for the Savior to wash the feet of his disciples. &nbsp;Jesus did this to show his disciples and all of us that God wants us to have an attitude of servitude and gratitude for what others do for us. &nbsp;We do not work for ourselves, we work for the Lord. &nbsp;Let us choose to honor God by accepting his invitation to be just like him. &nbsp;A humble servant who lowered himself to human standards because he loves us so much he was willing to suffer and die for our sins. &nbsp; &nbsp;</p> <p>Would you have let Jesus wash your feet? &nbsp;That was the ultimate sign of humility for the Savior to wash the feet of his disciples. &nbsp;Jesus did this to show his disciples and all of us that God wants us to have an attitude of servitude and gratitude for what others do for us. &nbsp;We do not work for ourselves, we work for the Lord. &nbsp;Let us choose to honor God by accepting his invitation to be just like him. &nbsp;A humble servant who lowered himself to human standards because he loves us so much he was willing to suffer and die for our sins. &nbsp; &nbsp;</p> Sun, 18 Aug 2013 00:01:00 -0500Relationships That Matter: My Savior and His FatherTime Of Grace Ministryhttp://www.timeofgrace.org/media/video/217/relationships_that_matter_my_savior_and_his_fatherhttp://www.timeofgrace.org/media/video/217/relationships_that_matter_my_savior_and_his_father<p>There is brokenness in the world and when times are tough it is easy to feel like God is punishing us.  Peter tried to talk Jesus out of dying on the cross.  He wanted him to stay on earth, most likely out of fear.  The unknown in the world is scary, but we can trust in what we do know.  Our sins were transferred off of us and that weight has been lifted. We are part of God's heavenly kingdom, so while life on earth may not be heavenly, our life after earth will be amazing.</p> <p>There is brokenness in the world and when times are tough it is easy to feel like God is punishing us.  Peter tried to talk Jesus out of dying on the cross.  He wanted him to stay on earth, most likely out of fear.  The unknown in the world is scary, but we can trust in what we do know.  Our sins were transferred off of us and that weight has been lifted. We are part of God's heavenly kingdom, so while life on earth may not be heavenly, our life after earth will be amazing.</p> Sun, 11 Aug 2013 00:01:00 -0500Relationships That Matter: My Kids and ITime Of Grace Ministryhttp://www.timeofgrace.org/media/video/216/relationships_that_matter_my_kids_and_ihttp://www.timeofgrace.org/media/video/216/relationships_that_matter_my_kids_and_i<p>Titus was Paul's assistant in Crete.  His job was to spread the message of Jesus to people in his land.  And he was to find church leaders who were good fathers.  Why? Because you can tell a lot about a person based on how their children behave.  A good parent is concerned with the upbringing of their child.  Children need guidance to be able to survive in the world. Parents make mistakes every day, but our heavenly Father is the ultimate guide and the ultimate forgiver of our sins. So take action in your children's lives and raise them up to be children of God.</p> <p>Titus was Paul's assistant in Crete.  His job was to spread the message of Jesus to people in his land.  And he was to find church leaders who were good fathers.  Why? Because you can tell a lot about a person based on how their children behave.  A good parent is concerned with the upbringing of their child.  Children need guidance to be able to survive in the world. Parents make mistakes every day, but our heavenly Father is the ultimate guide and the ultimate forgiver of our sins. So take action in your children's lives and raise them up to be children of God.</p> Sun, 04 Aug 2013 00:01:00 -0500Relationships That Matter: My Church and ITime Of Grace Ministryhttp://www.timeofgrace.org/media/video/215/relationships_that_matter_my_church_and_ihttp://www.timeofgrace.org/media/video/215/relationships_that_matter_my_church_and_i<p>Paul, in his listing of thanks in Romans, gives us an example of what it means to appreciate and thank other people. &nbsp;Going to church not only feeds our soul, it gives us a community of believers to build us up and support us. &nbsp;The relationship you have with your church and the people at your church is vital in today&#39;s world. &nbsp;Like Paul, let&#39;s cherish the people who help us and provide us with a safety net of God&#39;s love.</p> <p>Paul, in his listing of thanks in Romans, gives us an example of what it means to appreciate and thank other people. &nbsp;Going to church not only feeds our soul, it gives us a community of believers to build us up and support us. &nbsp;The relationship you have with your church and the people at your church is vital in today&#39;s world. &nbsp;Like Paul, let&#39;s cherish the people who help us and provide us with a safety net of God&#39;s love.</p> Sun, 28 Jul 2013 00:01:00 -0500Relationships That Matter: My Spouse and ITime Of Grace Ministryhttp://www.timeofgrace.org/media/video/214/relationships_that_matter_my_spouse_and_ihttp://www.timeofgrace.org/media/video/214/relationships_that_matter_my_spouse_and_i<p>The Apostle Paul provides us with a list of how love should look &nbsp;We should respect, honor, trust, and love our partner. &nbsp;Marriage is a blessing from God and can be a happy and fulfilling part of anyone&#39;s life if God is the center. &nbsp;With divorce rates rising and people waiting longer and longer to marry or not marrying at all its time to turn the negative stereotype of marriage around. &nbsp;The relationship between spouses is blessed by God and living life by Paul&#39;s list of love tips can create a loving union that lasts.</p> <p>The Apostle Paul provides us with a list of how love should look &nbsp;We should respect, honor, trust, and love our partner. &nbsp;Marriage is a blessing from God and can be a happy and fulfilling part of anyone&#39;s life if God is the center. &nbsp;With divorce rates rising and people waiting longer and longer to marry or not marrying at all its time to turn the negative stereotype of marriage around. &nbsp;The relationship between spouses is blessed by God and living life by Paul&#39;s list of love tips can create a loving union that lasts.</p> Sun, 21 Jul 2013 00:01:00 -0500The Healing of the Church: Lead Like a ServantTime Of Grace Ministryhttp://www.timeofgrace.org/media/video/211/the_healing_of_the_church_lead_like_a_servanthttp://www.timeofgrace.org/media/video/211/the_healing_of_the_church_lead_like_a_servant<p>Are you a servant leader?  Do you lead for the benefit of others or to build yourself up?  You may not be a leader at work or at church, but you are probably a leader at home to your children.  James relays a strong message of leading and encourages us all to be servant leaders.  Do not be afraid to admit mistakes and show your need for a Savior.  Christ was the ultimate leader.  He built up his followers, never played favorites, was full of mercy and consideration, and was even submissive to authority.  Follow Jesus' example of servant leadership in your life as you serve others and the Lord.</p> <p>Are you a servant leader?  Do you lead for the benefit of others or to build yourself up?  You may not be a leader at work or at church, but you are probably a leader at home to your children.  James relays a strong message of leading and encourages us all to be servant leaders.  Do not be afraid to admit mistakes and show your need for a Savior.  Christ was the ultimate leader.  He built up his followers, never played favorites, was full of mercy and consideration, and was even submissive to authority.  Follow Jesus' example of servant leadership in your life as you serve others and the Lord.</p> Sun, 14 Jul 2013 00:01:00 -0500The Healing of the Church: Love Your Neighbor As YourselfTime Of Grace Ministryhttp://www.timeofgrace.org/media/video/210/the_healing_of_the_church_love_your_neighbor_as_yourselfhttp://www.timeofgrace.org/media/video/210/the_healing_of_the_church_love_your_neighbor_as_yourself<p>We are all equal in God's eyes.  It doesn't matter if you are wealthy or poor, black or white, male or female…we are all the same because we are all God's children.  In the book of James, we are reminded that it is not our job to judge people.  It is our job to welcome people into the family of believers.  Try to build a culture in your home, your congregation, and your life where everyone is welcome.  </p> <p>We are all equal in God's eyes.  It doesn't matter if you are wealthy or poor, black or white, male or female…we are all the same because we are all God's children.  In the book of James, we are reminded that it is not our job to judge people.  It is our job to welcome people into the family of believers.  Try to build a culture in your home, your congregation, and your life where everyone is welcome.  </p> Sun, 07 Jul 2013 00:00:00 -0500The Healing of the Church: Proclaim Repentance and ForgivenessTime Of Grace Ministryhttp://www.timeofgrace.org/media/video/213/the_healing_of_the_church_proclaim_repentance_and_forgivenesshttp://www.timeofgrace.org/media/video/213/the_healing_of_the_church_proclaim_repentance_and_forgiveness<p>After his resurrection, Jesus showed himself to the disciples and helped them to see that the Old Testament prophecies were about him. Then he promised them the gift of the Spirit so that they could go out and tell others about what he had done for the world. Through the Word, Jesus is still helping us to understand the Scriptures. And through the power of the Spirit, he still gives people the courage to speak up about repentance and the need for a Savior but also that because Christ suffered and rose from the dead, forgiveness of sins is ours. And we become part of the communication team for sharing God’s free gift of grace with others. Sometimes we as individuals or congregations get distracted from our main purpose and get caught up in other things, but here Jesus points us to our main mission.</p> <p>After his resurrection, Jesus showed himself to the disciples and helped them to see that the Old Testament prophecies were about him. Then he promised them the gift of the Spirit so that they could go out and tell others about what he had done for the world. Through the Word, Jesus is still helping us to understand the Scriptures. And through the power of the Spirit, he still gives people the courage to speak up about repentance and the need for a Savior but also that because Christ suffered and rose from the dead, forgiveness of sins is ours. And we become part of the communication team for sharing God’s free gift of grace with others. Sometimes we as individuals or congregations get distracted from our main purpose and get caught up in other things, but here Jesus points us to our main mission.</p> Sun, 30 Jun 2013 00:01:00 -0500The Healing of the Church: God Gives Grace to the HumbleTime Of Grace Ministryhttp://www.timeofgrace.org/media/video/212/the_healing_of_the_church_god_gives_grace_to_the_humblehttp://www.timeofgrace.org/media/video/212/the_healing_of_the_church_god_gives_grace_to_the_humble<p>The devil loves to work the conflicts in our lives to cause rifts and problems in our relationships. Then he uses those problems to cause wedges between us and God. Each of us is part of the problem. Our self-centered, sinful selves contribute to the conflicts. James reminds us that because we are redeemed children of God, we lead new lives—lives of service and humble mercy and forgiveness toward others.</p> <p>The devil loves to work the conflicts in our lives to cause rifts and problems in our relationships. Then he uses those problems to cause wedges between us and God. Each of us is part of the problem. Our self-centered, sinful selves contribute to the conflicts. James reminds us that because we are redeemed children of God, we lead new lives—lives of service and humble mercy and forgiveness toward others.</p> Sun, 23 Jun 2013 00:01:00 -0500Live a 3-in-1 LifeTime Of Grace Ministryhttp://www.timeofgrace.org/media/video/207/live_a_3-in-1_lifehttp://www.timeofgrace.org/media/video/207/live_a_3-in-1_life<p>As Christians, we are to be careful of how we live, keeping in mind what it means to be a baptized child of God, one who is marked by the Holy Spirit. Because we are God’s, our lives have meaning, and he has a plan for each of us. We are to be filled with the Spirit so that God’s love overflows into caring for and serving others. We are also thankful for the blessings our Father gives us and can approach God in prayer anytime in the name of Jesus.</p> <p>As Christians, we are to be careful of how we live, keeping in mind what it means to be a baptized child of God, one who is marked by the Holy Spirit. Because we are God’s, our lives have meaning, and he has a plan for each of us. We are to be filled with the Spirit so that God’s love overflows into caring for and serving others. We are also thankful for the blessings our Father gives us and can approach God in prayer anytime in the name of Jesus.</p> Sun, 02 Jun 2013 00:00:00 -0500Come Holy Spirit: Gift GiverTime Of Grace Ministryhttp://www.timeofgrace.org/media/video/206/come_holy_spirit_gift_giverhttp://www.timeofgrace.org/media/video/206/come_holy_spirit_gift_giver<p>Through the Holy Spirit, God has given each of us unique gifts for use in his kingdom. As we live our lives, we are to live with a sense of urgency—a sense that Jesus could return at any time. This means we are to be clear and focused in our faith, living self-controlled lives so we can pray for God’s help as we use our gifts to encourage and build up others up. By doing this we keep his Word moving so that others can learn of God’s grace.</p> <p>Through the Holy Spirit, God has given each of us unique gifts for use in his kingdom. As we live our lives, we are to live with a sense of urgency—a sense that Jesus could return at any time. This means we are to be clear and focused in our faith, living self-controlled lives so we can pray for God’s help as we use our gifts to encourage and build up others up. By doing this we keep his Word moving so that others can learn of God’s grace.</p> Sun, 26 May 2013 00:01:00 -0500Come Holy Spirit: Power SourceTime Of Grace Ministryhttp://www.timeofgrace.org/media/video/205/come_holy_spirit_power_sourcehttp://www.timeofgrace.org/media/video/205/come_holy_spirit_power_source<p>We need the power of the Holy Spirit in our lives to convert us from lost creatures to believing children of God. Without him, we would be unable to believe in God’s promises. The Holy Spirit’s power flows through us to transform our lives into lives of faith, empowering us to share the news of Jesus with others.</p> <p>We need the power of the Holy Spirit in our lives to convert us from lost creatures to believing children of God. Without him, we would be unable to believe in God’s promises. The Holy Spirit’s power flows through us to transform our lives into lives of faith, empowering us to share the news of Jesus with others.</p> Sun, 19 May 2013 00:00:00 -0500God Loves Every MomTime Of Grace Ministryhttp://www.timeofgrace.org/media/video/204/god_loves_every_momhttp://www.timeofgrace.org/media/video/204/god_loves_every_mom<p>Pastor Jeske&#39;s Mother&#39;s Day message reminds us that though we are all sinners, God&#39;s love and forgiveness is for all people.</p> <p>God showed love and forgiveness to Hagar and her son. All of us also need God&rsquo;s forgiveness, and it is important to keep that in mind and to show the same acceptance and forgiveness to those around us, no matter where they are in their lives.</p> <p>Pastor Jeske&#39;s Mother&#39;s Day message reminds us that though we are all sinners, God&#39;s love and forgiveness is for all people.</p> <p>God showed love and forgiveness to Hagar and her son. All of us also need God&rsquo;s forgiveness, and it is important to keep that in mind and to show the same acceptance and forgiveness to those around us, no matter where they are in their lives.</p> Sun, 12 May 2013 00:00:00 -0500I'll Be Back!Time Of Grace Ministryhttp://www.timeofgrace.org/media/video/203/ill_be_backhttp://www.timeofgrace.org/media/video/203/ill_be_back<p>When Jesus ascended into heaven, it seemed to the disciples that he was leaving them alone, but it was part of God’s plan to spread the gospel. Jesus gave the disciples and us the Holy Spirit to give us the wisdom of God’s Word and empower us to be witnesses for him. It is our life’s work to share the message with others and to look forward to the day when Jesus will return again to take us with him to heaven.</p> <p>When Jesus ascended into heaven, it seemed to the disciples that he was leaving them alone, but it was part of God’s plan to spread the gospel. Jesus gave the disciples and us the Holy Spirit to give us the wisdom of God’s Word and empower us to be witnesses for him. It is our life’s work to share the message with others and to look forward to the day when Jesus will return again to take us with him to heaven.</p> Sun, 05 May 2013 00:01:00 -0500Come Holy Spirit: Mystery RevealerTime Of Grace Ministryhttp://www.timeofgrace.org/media/video/202/come_holy_spirit_mystery_revealerhttp://www.timeofgrace.org/media/video/202/come_holy_spirit_mystery_revealer<p>God’s plan of salvation is not innate knowledge. It must be revealed to us. We could never come up with a plan as intricate and loving as God’s plan for his Son and for all of us. That knowledge must be revealed to us by the Holy Spirit. He is the one who creates faith in our hearts and shows us that we were created and designed for a purpose, that we are loved and forgiven through Christ. And it is our job to tell others the good news so the Holy Spirit can work in their hearts as well. </p> <p>God’s plan of salvation is not innate knowledge. It must be revealed to us. We could never come up with a plan as intricate and loving as God’s plan for his Son and for all of us. That knowledge must be revealed to us by the Holy Spirit. He is the one who creates faith in our hearts and shows us that we were created and designed for a purpose, that we are loved and forgiven through Christ. And it is our job to tell others the good news so the Holy Spirit can work in their hearts as well. </p> Sun, 28 Apr 2013 00:01:00 -0500Guaranteed: Great News to ShareTime Of Grace Ministryhttp://www.timeofgrace.org/media/video/201/guaranteed_great_news_to_sharehttp://www.timeofgrace.org/media/video/201/guaranteed_great_news_to_share<p>Our faith is centered on Jesus. His death and resurrection give us forgiveness and the sure hope of heaven. God has given us this message in his Word, and because of our joy we know that this news is too good to keep to ourselves. There are many people in the world who don’t have that hope, and God has given each of us the commission to share it with whomever we can. </p> <p>Our faith is centered on Jesus. His death and resurrection give us forgiveness and the sure hope of heaven. God has given us this message in his Word, and because of our joy we know that this news is too good to keep to ourselves. There are many people in the world who don’t have that hope, and God has given each of us the commission to share it with whomever we can. </p> Sun, 21 Apr 2013 01:07:00 -0500Guaranteed: You MatterTime Of Grace Ministryhttp://www.timeofgrace.org/media/video/200/guaranteed_you_matterhttp://www.timeofgrace.org/media/video/200/guaranteed_you_matter<p>Jesus’ bodily resurrection means that we too will be raised in our bodies to a life in heaven. What that means here on earth is that our bodies were designed, created, and meant for service to God. The Holy Spirit created faith in our hearts and now lives in us. We are to honor God with our bodies—as temples of the Holy Spirit. </p> <p>Jesus’ bodily resurrection means that we too will be raised in our bodies to a life in heaven. What that means here on earth is that our bodies were designed, created, and meant for service to God. The Holy Spirit created faith in our hearts and now lives in us. We are to honor God with our bodies—as temples of the Holy Spirit. </p> Sun, 14 Apr 2013 02:40:00 -0500Guaranteed: Baptism's BondTime Of Grace Ministryhttp://www.timeofgrace.org/media/video/199/guaranteed_baptisms_bondhttp://www.timeofgrace.org/media/video/199/guaranteed_baptisms_bond<p>We are participants in Easter along with Christ. We are bonded, connected, to Christ through our baptisms. Our sinful selves were buried with Christ, and our new selves rose with him. Believing the Easter message brings us forgiveness and eternal life. We live our lives as new people, free from the guilt of sin and full of the sure hope of heaven.</p> <p>We are participants in Easter along with Christ. We are bonded, connected, to Christ through our baptisms. Our sinful selves were buried with Christ, and our new selves rose with him. Believing the Easter message brings us forgiveness and eternal life. We live our lives as new people, free from the guilt of sin and full of the sure hope of heaven.</p> Sun, 07 Apr 2013 02:36:00 -0500Guaranteed: Life After DeathTime Of Grace Ministryhttp://www.timeofgrace.org/media/video/198/guaranteed_life_after_deathhttp://www.timeofgrace.org/media/video/198/guaranteed_life_after_death<p>Like Mary Magdalene, we often have doubts&mdash;God&rsquo;s promises are invisible much of the time and can seem far off. But God uses the doubts and difficulties in our lives to make us better servants who look forward to an eternity in heaven. In our sinful world it is often easier to believe in what we can see than an eternity in heaven. But Jesus&rsquo; resurrection did happen. Believe it&mdash;it guarantees your resurrection.</p> <p>Like Mary Magdalene, we often have doubts&mdash;God&rsquo;s promises are invisible much of the time and can seem far off. But God uses the doubts and difficulties in our lives to make us better servants who look forward to an eternity in heaven. In our sinful world it is often easier to believe in what we can see than an eternity in heaven. But Jesus&rsquo; resurrection did happen. Believe it&mdash;it guarantees your resurrection.</p> Sun, 31 Mar 2013 14:33:00 -0500My Hands; His Hands: Final Blow?Time Of Grace Ministryhttp://www.timeofgrace.org/media/video/197/my_hands_his_hands_final_blowhttp://www.timeofgrace.org/media/video/197/my_hands_his_hands_final_blow<p>In one of the most beautiful paradoxes in Scripture, the innocent Jesus took on the burden of our sin on Calvary. Our sin, our hands, nailed him to the cross. His hands carried that burden, and he was punished for us. Jesus&rsquo; wounds heal us; his punishment forgives us.</p> <p>In one of the most beautiful paradoxes in Scripture, the innocent Jesus took on the burden of our sin on Calvary. Our sin, our hands, nailed him to the cross. His hands carried that burden, and he was punished for us. Jesus&rsquo; wounds heal us; his punishment forgives us.</p> Sun, 24 Mar 2013 00:01:00 -0500Brokered MercyTime Of Grace Ministryhttp://www.timeofgrace.org/media/video/196/brokered_mercyhttp://www.timeofgrace.org/media/video/196/brokered_mercy<p>This special St. Patrick's Day message shows us how God can use any situation in our lives to carry out his will and plan for us.</p> <p>God used the lives of slaves like Joseph and Patrick to bring about his will. Both of these men brought God’s mercy to the people who had enslaved them. God can also use us and the situations in our lives to carry out his plan. Let him take you where he wants you to go. Let him use you to be a sharer of the good news of Jesus, to be a broker of God’s mercy on those around you.</p> <p>This special St. Patrick's Day message shows us how God can use any situation in our lives to carry out his will and plan for us.</p> <p>God used the lives of slaves like Joseph and Patrick to bring about his will. Both of these men brought God’s mercy to the people who had enslaved them. God can also use us and the situations in our lives to carry out his plan. Let him take you where he wants you to go. Let him use you to be a sharer of the good news of Jesus, to be a broker of God’s mercy on those around you.</p> Sun, 17 Mar 2013 00:01:00 -0500My Hands; His Hands: Tainted?Time Of Grace Ministryhttp://www.timeofgrace.org/media/video/187/my_hands_his_hands_taintedhttp://www.timeofgrace.org/media/video/187/my_hands_his_hands_tainted<p>Pilate tried to wash his hands of the situation with Jesus&mdash;saying Jesus&rsquo; blood wasn&rsquo;t on his hands but on the hands of those who wanted to crucify him. How often in our lives do we try to pass off the guilt of our sin on something or someone else? Our sin and guilt are the very reasons that Jesus suffered. Though our hands are tainted with sin, Jesus washed them clean through his death on Calvary.</p> <p>Pilate tried to wash his hands of the situation with Jesus&mdash;saying Jesus&rsquo; blood wasn&rsquo;t on his hands but on the hands of those who wanted to crucify him. How often in our lives do we try to pass off the guilt of our sin on something or someone else? Our sin and guilt are the very reasons that Jesus suffered. Though our hands are tainted with sin, Jesus washed them clean through his death on Calvary.</p> Sun, 10 Mar 2013 09:41:00 -0500My Hands; His Hands: Heavy-Handed?Time Of Grace Ministryhttp://www.timeofgrace.org/media/video/195/my_hands_his_hands_heavy-handedhttp://www.timeofgrace.org/media/video/195/my_hands_his_hands_heavy-handed<p>Here is a summary of the great truths of the stories in this message:<br /> 1. Our hands have hurt people and make us guilty in God&rsquo;s court. We are accountable.<br /> 2. Jesus willingly bore both the guilt and punishment that should have come to us.<br /> 3. Jesus shows mercy to you and me, unworthy sinners though we are, and through faith in him we are forgiven.</p> <p>Here is a summary of the great truths of the stories in this message:<br /> 1. Our hands have hurt people and make us guilty in God&rsquo;s court. We are accountable.<br /> 2. Jesus willingly bore both the guilt and punishment that should have come to us.<br /> 3. Jesus shows mercy to you and me, unworthy sinners though we are, and through faith in him we are forgiven.</p> Sun, 03 Mar 2013 00:01:00 -0600My Hands; His Hands: Sticky Fingers?Time Of Grace Ministryhttp://www.timeofgrace.org/media/video/191/my_hands_his_hands_sticky_fingershttp://www.timeofgrace.org/media/video/191/my_hands_his_hands_sticky_fingers<p>Like Judas, we are thieving, sinful human beings who use our hands to steal. None of us deserves heaven or could ever accomplish it on our own. But because of Jesus, we have eternal life. He used his hands to pay for our salvation, which he gives to us freely. Through faith in him our hands are clean of sin.</p> <p>Like Judas, we are thieving, sinful human beings who use our hands to steal. None of us deserves heaven or could ever accomplish it on our own. But because of Jesus, we have eternal life. He used his hands to pay for our salvation, which he gives to us freely. Through faith in him our hands are clean of sin.</p> Sun, 24 Feb 2013 11:02:00 -0600Connected: Sharing the HopeTime Of Grace Ministryhttp://www.timeofgrace.org/media/video/192/connected_sharing_the_hopehttp://www.timeofgrace.org/media/video/192/connected_sharing_the_hope<p>As believers in Christ and as members of congregations, God wants us to go out into the world and share the news of the Savior, not keep it to ourselves or people we are familiar with. It is our blessing to go beyond our familiar territory and preach the good news to people not like us.&nbsp;</p> <p>As believers in Christ and as members of congregations, God wants us to go out into the world and share the news of the Savior, not keep it to ourselves or people we are familiar with. It is our blessing to go beyond our familiar territory and preach the good news to people not like us.&nbsp;</p> Sun, 17 Feb 2013 11:31:00 -0600Connected: Linking TogetherTime Of Grace Ministryhttp://www.timeofgrace.org/media/video/193/connected_linking_togetherhttp://www.timeofgrace.org/media/video/193/connected_linking_together<p>One of the blessings of being part of God’s family of believers is that there is a special bond through Christ from one family member to another. Our love for God is shown through the servant attitudes we display toward others around us. Our fellow believers are people who help carry our loads and share our joys. We are connected to them through our faith in Jesus.</p> <p>One of the blessings of being part of God’s family of believers is that there is a special bond through Christ from one family member to another. Our love for God is shown through the servant attitudes we display toward others around us. Our fellow believers are people who help carry our loads and share our joys. We are connected to them through our faith in Jesus.</p> Sun, 10 Feb 2013 12:12:00 -0600Connected: Filling Up and Pouring OutTime Of Grace Ministryhttp://www.timeofgrace.org/media/video/3/connected_filling_up_and_pouring_outhttp://www.timeofgrace.org/media/video/3/connected_filling_up_and_pouring_out<p>Service to others starts with God’s love. Because of what he did for us, we fill up on that love and joyfully pour it out to those around us. God chose us for lives of service to him and others—we are to bear the fruit of our faith by acting it out in love. As individuals and as members of churches, we are to cultivate a servant’s attitude in each other and in our children.</p> <p>Service to others starts with God’s love. Because of what he did for us, we fill up on that love and joyfully pour it out to those around us. God chose us for lives of service to him and others—we are to bear the fruit of our faith by acting it out in love. As individuals and as members of churches, we are to cultivate a servant’s attitude in each other and in our children.</p> Thu, 07 Feb 2013 22:36:00 -0600Connected: Delivering CompassionTime Of Grace Ministryhttp://www.timeofgrace.org/media/video/194/connected_delivering_compassionhttp://www.timeofgrace.org/media/video/194/connected_delivering_compassion<p>When the Holy Spirit works in our hearts through the gospel message, our faith overflows in service to others. As individuals and as groups we show our faith and love for each other by caring for those in need. The early New Testament church provided great examples for us of what that means. We too can care for others and connect with others to not only tell them about Jesus but to also care about their earthly needs.</p> <p>When the Holy Spirit works in our hearts through the gospel message, our faith overflows in service to others. As individuals and as groups we show our faith and love for each other by caring for those in need. The early New Testament church provided great examples for us of what that means. We too can care for others and connect with others to not only tell them about Jesus but to also care about their earthly needs.</p> Sun, 03 Feb 2013 12:44:00 -0600Connected: Filling Up and Pouring OutTime Of Grace Ministryhttp://www.timeofgrace.org/media/video/184/connected_filling_up_and_pouring_outhttp://www.timeofgrace.org/media/video/184/connected_filling_up_and_pouring_out<p>Service to others starts with God’s love. Because of what he did for us, we fill up on that love and joyfully pour it out to those around us. God chose us for lives of service to him and others—we are to bear the fruit of our faith by acting it out in love. As individuals and as members of churches, we are to cultivate a servant’s attitude in each other and in our children.</p> <p>Service to others starts with God’s love. Because of what he did for us, we fill up on that love and joyfully pour it out to those around us. God chose us for lives of service to him and others—we are to bear the fruit of our faith by acting it out in love. As individuals and as members of churches, we are to cultivate a servant’s attitude in each other and in our children.</p> Sun, 27 Jan 2013 10:20:00 -0600Play the Grace CardTime Of Grace Ministryhttp://www.timeofgrace.org/media/video/183/play_the_grace_cardhttp://www.timeofgrace.org/media/video/183/play_the_grace_card<p>The story of Esther shows us how Satan can use the ugliness and sin of racism to turn people against each other. We are no different today. Satan looks for the differences in people and then exploits them and drives people apart. The good news in Esther’s time as well as now, is that God’s will and plans for us will always win out. Jesus’ forgiveness is for all. </p> <p>The story of Esther shows us how Satan can use the ugliness and sin of racism to turn people against each other. We are no different today. Satan looks for the differences in people and then exploits them and drives people apart. The good news in Esther’s time as well as now, is that God’s will and plans for us will always win out. Jesus’ forgiveness is for all. </p> Sun, 20 Jan 2013 10:20:00 -0600Connected: Grasping the TruthTime Of Grace Ministryhttp://www.timeofgrace.org/media/video/182/connected_grasping_the_truthhttp://www.timeofgrace.org/media/video/182/connected_grasping_the_truth<p>Jesus gives us a great example of the importance of worshiping in God’s house. Without being in the Word, we would never know God’s rescue plan for us, we would never grasp the truth of his love and forgiveness for us. It is our privilege to take every opportunity that we can to build and strengthen our faith by being in God’s Word and learning from the teachers he has put before us.</p> <p>Jesus gives us a great example of the importance of worshiping in God’s house. Without being in the Word, we would never know God’s rescue plan for us, we would never grasp the truth of his love and forgiveness for us. It is our privilege to take every opportunity that we can to build and strengthen our faith by being in God’s Word and learning from the teachers he has put before us.</p> Sun, 13 Jan 2013 10:20:00 -0600Connected: Giving and GettingTime Of Grace Ministryhttp://www.timeofgrace.org/media/video/181/connected_giving_and_gettinghttp://www.timeofgrace.org/media/video/181/connected_giving_and_getting<p>God gives us many blessings through our worship at church. Though we are sinful, we are shown mercy and offered forgiveness. As we see what God did for us in sending his Son, we give praise and thanks back to God for the endless love he shows to us. Through worship, we reconnect with God, our faith is strengthened, and we get the opportunity to worship together as a group with other believers and express our joy for God’s many blessings.</p> <p>God gives us many blessings through our worship at church. Though we are sinful, we are shown mercy and offered forgiveness. As we see what God did for us in sending his Son, we give praise and thanks back to God for the endless love he shows to us. Through worship, we reconnect with God, our faith is strengthened, and we get the opportunity to worship together as a group with other believers and express our joy for God’s many blessings.</p> Sun, 06 Jan 2013 10:20:00 -0600It's Time For A Fresh StartTime Of Grace Ministryhttp://www.timeofgrace.org/media/video/180/its_time_for_a_fresh_starthttp://www.timeofgrace.org/media/video/180/its_time_for_a_fresh_start<p>The new year often means a fresh start, and this section of Proverbs gives us God’s guidelines for how to start fresh his way: always keep God at the center—first and foremost. Honor your family and friends, showing them love and faithfulness and God will bless you. Trust God to make your hardships into good and to lead you where you should go because he’s already in your future. Trust him to bless you as you are a good steward of his things, and know that there may be times of discipline. But these are times God uses to strengthen us for the road to heaven.</p> <p>The new year often means a fresh start, and this section of Proverbs gives us God’s guidelines for how to start fresh his way: always keep God at the center—first and foremost. Honor your family and friends, showing them love and faithfulness and God will bless you. Trust God to make your hardships into good and to lead you where you should go because he’s already in your future. Trust him to bless you as you are a good steward of his things, and know that there may be times of discipline. But these are times God uses to strengthen us for the road to heaven.</p> Sun, 30 Dec 2012 08:32:00 -0600Merry Christmas?Time Of Grace Ministryhttp://www.timeofgrace.org/media/video/179/merry_christmashttp://www.timeofgrace.org/media/video/179/merry_christmasSun, 23 Dec 2012 00:00:00 -0600God Has A Plan To Save You: Praise!Time Of Grace Ministryhttp://www.timeofgrace.org/media/video/7/god_has_a_plan_to_save_you_praisehttp://www.timeofgrace.org/media/video/7/god_has_a_plan_to_save_you_praise<p>Zechariah&rsquo;s experience had shown him that God&rsquo;s plan for the salvation of his people was still strongly in place. The Old Testament promises he had made were coming true before Zechariah&rsquo;s eyes. These verses of Luke are the overflowing of praise that Zechariah had for his Lord&mdash;praise for God&rsquo;s tender mercy in keeping his promise to send a Savior to the world. Zechariah saw how God&rsquo;s plan fit together and couldn&rsquo;t contain his joy. We too praise God for his steadfast mercy and gift of salvation.</p> <p>Zechariah&rsquo;s experience had shown him that God&rsquo;s plan for the salvation of his people was still strongly in place. The Old Testament promises he had made were coming true before Zechariah&rsquo;s eyes. These verses of Luke are the overflowing of praise that Zechariah had for his Lord&mdash;praise for God&rsquo;s tender mercy in keeping his promise to send a Savior to the world. Zechariah saw how God&rsquo;s plan fit together and couldn&rsquo;t contain his joy. We too praise God for his steadfast mercy and gift of salvation.</p> Sun, 16 Dec 2012 16:00:00 -0600God Has A Plan To Save You: Praise!Time Of Grace Ministryhttp://www.timeofgrace.org/media/video/178/god_has_a_plan_to_save_you_praisehttp://www.timeofgrace.org/media/video/178/god_has_a_plan_to_save_you_praise<p>We are managers of blessings that really belong to God. Often greed and fear cloud our willingness to give. In this section of Scripture, Paul gives us four guidelines as to how to think about what we give back to God. We are free to respond to God’s grace, but Paul offers some guidelines:  Every week we should plan ahead to honor God first with our money in proportion to our incomes.</p> <p>We are managers of blessings that really belong to God. Often greed and fear cloud our willingness to give. In this section of Scripture, Paul gives us four guidelines as to how to think about what we give back to God. We are free to respond to God’s grace, but Paul offers some guidelines:  Every week we should plan ahead to honor God first with our money in proportion to our incomes.</p> Sun, 16 Dec 2012 10:20:00 -0600God Has A Plan To Save You: Believe!Time Of Grace Ministryhttp://www.timeofgrace.org/media/video/177/god_has_a_plan_to_save_you_believehttp://www.timeofgrace.org/media/video/177/god_has_a_plan_to_save_you_believe<p>Believing what God did for us through Jesus is our connection to God. All that Jesus did for us doesn&rsquo;t mean anything if we don&rsquo;t believe it. Not only does God give us our faith, but he also gives us the power to believe. And God uses us in strengths and weaknesses, pleasure or pain (just like he did Zechariah and Elizabeth) to carry out his will in our lives. Belief in Christ means our lives have meaning and purpose here on earth and immortality in heaven.</p> <p>Believing what God did for us through Jesus is our connection to God. All that Jesus did for us doesn&rsquo;t mean anything if we don&rsquo;t believe it. Not only does God give us our faith, but he also gives us the power to believe. And God uses us in strengths and weaknesses, pleasure or pain (just like he did Zechariah and Elizabeth) to carry out his will in our lives. Belief in Christ means our lives have meaning and purpose here on earth and immortality in heaven.</p> Sun, 09 Dec 2012 00:00:00 -0600God Has A Plan To Save You: Listen!Time Of Grace Ministryhttp://www.timeofgrace.org/media/video/176/god_has_a_plan_to_save_you_listenhttp://www.timeofgrace.org/media/video/176/god_has_a_plan_to_save_you_listen<p>Four hundred years had gone by since God made his last promise to send a Savior to Israel. It seemed as if God had forgotten to finish his plan. Suddenly God surprised Zechariah with an angel who laid out God&rsquo;s plan of salvation. Zechariah would have a son named John who would prepare the people for Jesus. John would preach repentance and looking to the Lamb of God as the Savior. We too listen to John&rsquo;s message, seeing the need for a Savior and repenting of our sins.</p> <p>Four hundred years had gone by since God made his last promise to send a Savior to Israel. It seemed as if God had forgotten to finish his plan. Suddenly God surprised Zechariah with an angel who laid out God&rsquo;s plan of salvation. Zechariah would have a son named John who would prepare the people for Jesus. John would preach repentance and looking to the Lamb of God as the Savior. We too listen to John&rsquo;s message, seeing the need for a Savior and repenting of our sins.</p> Sun, 02 Dec 2012 08:14:00 -0600Worship The Lord: Plan Your GiftsTime Of Grace Ministryhttp://www.timeofgrace.org/media/video/175/worship_the_lord_plan_your_giftshttp://www.timeofgrace.org/media/video/175/worship_the_lord_plan_your_gifts<p>We are managers of blessings that really belong to God. Often greed and fear cloud our willingness to give. In this section of Scripture, Paul gives us four guidelines as to how to think about what we give back to God. We are free to respond to God&rsquo;s grace, but Paul offers some guidelines: Every week we should plan ahead to honor God first with our money in proportion to our incomes.</p> <p>We are managers of blessings that really belong to God. Often greed and fear cloud our willingness to give. In this section of Scripture, Paul gives us four guidelines as to how to think about what we give back to God. We are free to respond to God&rsquo;s grace, but Paul offers some guidelines: Every week we should plan ahead to honor God first with our money in proportion to our incomes.</p> Sun, 25 Nov 2012 00:00:00 -0600Think! Thank!Time Of Grace Ministryhttp://www.timeofgrace.org/media/video/174/think_thankhttp://www.timeofgrace.org/media/video/174/think_thank<p>In this account of Jesus healing the ten lepers, Jesus is teaching the truth that all good for this life and beyond comes from God through faith in him. We can trace all the blessings in our lives back to him. Yet it is in our sinful nature to complain and forget our blessings. Thankfulness is a learned behavior. By stopping to think about where good things come from, we can live lives of thankfulness to the God who gives us all, including forgiveness and eternal life.</p> <p>In this account of Jesus healing the ten lepers, Jesus is teaching the truth that all good for this life and beyond comes from God through faith in him. We can trace all the blessings in our lives back to him. Yet it is in our sinful nature to complain and forget our blessings. Thankfulness is a learned behavior. By stopping to think about where good things come from, we can live lives of thankfulness to the God who gives us all, including forgiveness and eternal life.</p> Sun, 18 Nov 2012 10:20:00 -0600Worship The Lord: Live Your PraiseTime Of Grace Ministryhttp://www.timeofgrace.org/media/video/173/worship_the_lord_live_your_praisehttp://www.timeofgrace.org/media/video/173/worship_the_lord_live_your_praise<p>Jesus gives us several warnings and several blessings about living a Christian life&mdash;as we live out our praise to God. We are to watch out for hypocrisy in ourselves and others and persecution from others, even from the church. We are to respect our relationship with God and not be ashamed of our beliefs. Rejecting the gifts the Holy Spirit brings and denying salvation cuts us off from God. On the other hand, the blessings of living a Christian life are that God loves us completely, is proud of us, and watches out for us. And the Holy Spirit will help us as we live our lives and share our faith with others.</p> <p>Jesus gives us several warnings and several blessings about living a Christian life&mdash;as we live out our praise to God. We are to watch out for hypocrisy in ourselves and others and persecution from others, even from the church. We are to respect our relationship with God and not be ashamed of our beliefs. Rejecting the gifts the Holy Spirit brings and denying salvation cuts us off from God. On the other hand, the blessings of living a Christian life are that God loves us completely, is proud of us, and watches out for us. And the Holy Spirit will help us as we live our lives and share our faith with others.</p> Sun, 11 Nov 2012 10:20:00 -0600Worship The Lord: Acknowledge His GreatnessTime Of Grace Ministryhttp://www.timeofgrace.org/media/video/172/worship_the_lord_acknowledge_his_greatnesshttp://www.timeofgrace.org/media/video/172/worship_the_lord_acknowledge_his_greatness<p>The world was created by God; all of human history was shaped by his hands. Yet we as sinners can still approach him in prayer and worship because of the holiness that is laid on us by what Jesus did for us. We worship confident in our forgiveness and confident that the God who created us is here, making things change and happen for our good.</p> <p>The world was created by God; all of human history was shaped by his hands. Yet we as sinners can still approach him in prayer and worship because of the holiness that is laid on us by what Jesus did for us. We worship confident in our forgiveness and confident that the God who created us is here, making things change and happen for our good.</p> Sun, 04 Nov 2012 10:20:00 -0600Claim Your Christian Heritage: As WorshipersTime Of Grace Ministryhttp://www.timeofgrace.org/media/video/171/claim_your_christian_heritage_as_worshipershttp://www.timeofgrace.org/media/video/171/claim_your_christian_heritage_as_worshipers<p>Jesus&rsquo; once for all sacrifice makes it possible for us to approach God in prayer and worship. We don&rsquo;t need priests as intermediaries anymore like the OT people did. Jesus made a one-time sacrifice. We are priests&mdash;able to share God&rsquo;s mercy and grace with others. As believers we gladly worship him, bringing our praises and thanks to God.&nbsp;</p> <p>Jesus&rsquo; once for all sacrifice makes it possible for us to approach God in prayer and worship. We don&rsquo;t need priests as intermediaries anymore like the OT people did. Jesus made a one-time sacrifice. We are priests&mdash;able to share God&rsquo;s mercy and grace with others. As believers we gladly worship him, bringing our praises and thanks to God.&nbsp;</p> Sun, 28 Oct 2012 10:20:00 -0500Claim Your Christian Heritage: As Hearers and Doers of the WordTime Of Grace Ministryhttp://www.timeofgrace.org/media/video/170/claim_your_christian_heritage_as_hearers_and_doers_of_the_wordhttp://www.timeofgrace.org/media/video/170/claim_your_christian_heritage_as_hearers_and_doers_of_the_word<p>Jesus&rsquo; parable describes the different reactions that people have to his Word. Initially, we do nothing for our faith. The Holy Spirit plants it; it is pure grace. But once planted, it is the type of &ldquo;soil&rdquo; that we are that determines whether or not we have a lasting faith. For us to retain our faith, we must stay in the Word, listening to it and studying it. That is how God strengthens us and keeps us close. We then live lives of faith for God, sharing the gospel with those around us.</p> <p>Jesus&rsquo; parable describes the different reactions that people have to his Word. Initially, we do nothing for our faith. The Holy Spirit plants it; it is pure grace. But once planted, it is the type of &ldquo;soil&rdquo; that we are that determines whether or not we have a lasting faith. For us to retain our faith, we must stay in the Word, listening to it and studying it. That is how God strengthens us and keeps us close. We then live lives of faith for God, sharing the gospel with those around us.</p> Sun, 21 Oct 2012 10:20:00 -0500Claim Your Christian Heritage: As Royal PriestsTime Of Grace Ministryhttp://www.timeofgrace.org/media/video/169/claim_your_christian_heritage_as_royal_priestshttp://www.timeofgrace.org/media/video/169/claim_your_christian_heritage_as_royal_priests<p>In this section of 1 Peter, Peter tells us what God calls us: we are chosen, we are priests, we are a holy nation, and we belong to him. Knowing our status with God, we are all part of one family, connected to each other through Christ with the same mission to share the good news. We are to embrace who we are and keep the Word of God moving&mdash;sharing it with others.</p> <p>In this section of 1 Peter, Peter tells us what God calls us: we are chosen, we are priests, we are a holy nation, and we belong to him. Knowing our status with God, we are all part of one family, connected to each other through Christ with the same mission to share the good news. We are to embrace who we are and keep the Word of God moving&mdash;sharing it with others.</p> Sun, 14 Oct 2012 10:20:00 -0500He Cares; We Care: For The SickTime Of Grace Ministryhttp://www.timeofgrace.org/media/video/168/he_cares_we_care_for_the_sickhttp://www.timeofgrace.org/media/video/168/he_cares_we_care_for_the_sick<p>Jesus used the miraculous healing of the blind man to bring the man closer to him and to reveal God&rsquo;s glory to witnesses of the event. God also uses our sicknesses, failings, and diseases to strengthen our faith and point us to the new bodies we will enjoy in heaven because of Jesus. We can use the difficulties we have in life as stepping off points for strong witness to others.</p> <p>Jesus used the miraculous healing of the blind man to bring the man closer to him and to reveal God&rsquo;s glory to witnesses of the event. God also uses our sicknesses, failings, and diseases to strengthen our faith and point us to the new bodies we will enjoy in heaven because of Jesus. We can use the difficulties we have in life as stepping off points for strong witness to others.</p> Sun, 07 Oct 2012 10:20:00 -0500He Cares; We Care: About The LostTime Of Grace Ministryhttp://www.timeofgrace.org/media/video/167/he_cares_we_care_about_the_losthttp://www.timeofgrace.org/media/video/167/he_cares_we_care_about_the_lost<p>In this section of Scripture, Paul gives a wonderful summary of Jesus&rsquo; work: his life, death, and resurrection. God sent his Son for sinners&mdash;he cared enough to send his Son for all people. Because God cares, we care&mdash;being light to those who are still lost in their sins and striving to share Jesus&rsquo; love and forgiveness with them.</p> <p>In this section of Scripture, Paul gives a wonderful summary of Jesus&rsquo; work: his life, death, and resurrection. God sent his Son for sinners&mdash;he cared enough to send his Son for all people. Because God cares, we care&mdash;being light to those who are still lost in their sins and striving to share Jesus&rsquo; love and forgiveness with them.</p> Sun, 30 Sep 2012 10:20:00 -0500He Cares; We Care: About SeniorsTime Of Grace Ministryhttp://www.timeofgrace.org/media/video/166/he_cares_we_care_about_seniorshttp://www.timeofgrace.org/media/video/166/he_cares_we_care_about_seniors<p>God cares for each of his people, including older people. Our society tends to shun them, forget about them, and think of them as unimportant. But God thinks differently. We are to show the elderly respect for what they&rsquo;ve done in their lives so our lives could be better. We are encouraged to listen to the elderly and learn from their mistakes. They have valuable information for us. And finally, God encourages older people to be proud of their gray hair because it is a sign of hard work in sharing their inheritance of faith with the next generation.&nbsp;</p> <p>God cares for each of his people, including older people. Our society tends to shun them, forget about them, and think of them as unimportant. But God thinks differently. We are to show the elderly respect for what they&rsquo;ve done in their lives so our lives could be better. We are encouraged to listen to the elderly and learn from their mistakes. They have valuable information for us. And finally, God encourages older people to be proud of their gray hair because it is a sign of hard work in sharing their inheritance of faith with the next generation.&nbsp;</p> Sun, 23 Sep 2012 10:20:00 -0500He Cares; We Care: About ChildrenTime Of Grace Ministryhttp://www.timeofgrace.org/media/video/165/he_cares_we_care_about_childrenhttp://www.timeofgrace.org/media/video/165/he_cares_we_care_about_children<p>The Israelites would soon enter Canaan, and Moses was not allowed to go with them. Before God took him to heaven, God told Moses to instruct the people, to remind them of what God had done for them. He retaught this group of young people the original covenant that God had made with their parents when they came out of Egypt. Moses encouraged the people to remember these things and pass them on to their children&mdash;transmitting the faith. In the same way God encourages us to share the gospel message with our children.</p> <p>The Israelites would soon enter Canaan, and Moses was not allowed to go with them. Before God took him to heaven, God told Moses to instruct the people, to remind them of what God had done for them. He retaught this group of young people the original covenant that God had made with their parents when they came out of Egypt. Moses encouraged the people to remember these things and pass them on to their children&mdash;transmitting the faith. In the same way God encourages us to share the gospel message with our children.</p> Sun, 16 Sep 2012 10:20:00 -0500Minor Prophet, Major Message: God FirstTime Of Grace Ministryhttp://www.timeofgrace.org/media/video/78/minor_prophet_major_message_god_firsthttp://www.timeofgrace.org/media/video/78/minor_prophet_major_message_god_first<p>God encourages us to be careful who we put first in our lives. God should always be first because he is in control. If we put him first he promises to bless us.</p> <p>God encourages us to be careful who we put first in our lives. God should always be first because he is in control. If we put him first he promises to bless us.</p> Sun, 22 Jul 2012 10:20:00 -0500Minor Prophet, Major Message: Angels at WorkTime Of Grace Ministryhttp://www.timeofgrace.org/media/video/76/minor_prophet_major_message_angels_at_workhttp://www.timeofgrace.org/media/video/76/minor_prophet_major_message_angels_at_work<p>Through imagery, God told Daniel the future of Israel. God reassured Daniel not to be afraid, to know he was loved, and to know that God is in control of what is happening in the world. God tells us the same things: He loves us and is protecting us. Jesus will give us the ultimate deliverance from this world by taking us to heaven. God urges us to be strong, and as we wait for deliverance.</p> <p>Through imagery, God told Daniel the future of Israel. God reassured Daniel not to be afraid, to know he was loved, and to know that God is in control of what is happening in the world. God tells us the same things: He loves us and is protecting us. Jesus will give us the ultimate deliverance from this world by taking us to heaven. God urges us to be strong, and as we wait for deliverance.</p> Sun, 15 Jul 2012 10:20:00 -0500Minor Prophet, Major Message: God Is Going to Change ThingsTime Of Grace Ministryhttp://www.timeofgrace.org/media/video/75/minor_prophet_major_message_god_is_going_to_change_thingshttp://www.timeofgrace.org/media/video/75/minor_prophet_major_message_god_is_going_to_change_things<p>Micah reminds us of God&#39;s power and his ability to provide us a way our of our hardships. &nbsp;He uses our troubles to bring us closer to him. &nbsp;God has prepared a place for us in heaven.</p> <p>Micah reminds us of God&#39;s power and his ability to provide us a way our of our hardships. &nbsp;He uses our troubles to bring us closer to him. &nbsp;God has prepared a place for us in heaven.</p> Sun, 08 Jul 2012 10:20:00 -0500Serve God Where You AreTime Of Grace Ministryhttp://www.timeofgrace.org/media/video/164/serve_god_where_you_arehttp://www.timeofgrace.org/media/video/164/serve_god_where_you_are<p>During the time of the Babylonian captivity, God used people like Daniel to continue to serve him. Though it looked as if the promise of the Savior would be broken, God had a plan. And he made it all work out according to his will. Just as Daniel served God and went with the situation he found himself in, we too can do the same, serving God in whatever situation and trusting that God has a plan for us.</p> <p>During the time of the Babylonian captivity, God used people like Daniel to continue to serve him. Though it looked as if the promise of the Savior would be broken, God had a plan. And he made it all work out according to his will. Just as Daniel served God and went with the situation he found himself in, we too can do the same, serving God in whatever situation and trusting that God has a plan for us.</p> Sun, 01 Jul 2012 10:20:00 -0500A Day Of Judgment Is ComingTime Of Grace Ministryhttp://www.timeofgrace.org/media/video/163/a_day_of_judgment_is_cominghttp://www.timeofgrace.org/media/video/163/a_day_of_judgment_is_coming<p>We know that Jesus will come again. But what should we be doing in the meantime? Paul speaks to the Thessalonians and to us about the mission that God has for us. We are to live our faith and display it visibly in the way we treat others, and it is our privilege to share our faith and the good news of Jesus with as many as we can because when Jesus comes on the Last Day, he will take believers to heaven. Those who do not believe will go to hell. God has given each of us a role in spreading his Word.</p> <p>We know that Jesus will come again. But what should we be doing in the meantime? Paul speaks to the Thessalonians and to us about the mission that God has for us. We are to live our faith and display it visibly in the way we treat others, and it is our privilege to share our faith and the good news of Jesus with as many as we can because when Jesus comes on the Last Day, he will take believers to heaven. Those who do not believe will go to hell. God has given each of us a role in spreading his Word.</p> Sun, 24 Jun 2012 10:20:00 -0500Abram Becomes AbrahamTime Of Grace Ministryhttp://www.timeofgrace.org/media/video/162/abram_becomes_abrahamhttp://www.timeofgrace.org/media/video/162/abram_becomes_abraham<p>God had promised Abram that the Savior would come from his descendants, but after many years nothing had happened. Abram was feeling discouraged. God reassured him of his presence, reminded him to wait for God&rsquo;s time, and then promised Abram many descendants once again. And Abram believed. He is our reminder to trust and wait for the Lord and believe his promises to us just as Abraham believed God&rsquo;s plans through the eyes of faith.</p> <p>God had promised Abram that the Savior would come from his descendants, but after many years nothing had happened. Abram was feeling discouraged. God reassured him of his presence, reminded him to wait for God&rsquo;s time, and then promised Abram many descendants once again. And Abram believed. He is our reminder to trust and wait for the Lord and believe his promises to us just as Abraham believed God&rsquo;s plans through the eyes of faith.</p> Sun, 17 Jun 2012 10:20:00 -0500He Won! We Win!: Victory Over HellTime Of Grace Ministryhttp://www.timeofgrace.org/media/video/161/he_won_we_win_victory_over_hellhttp://www.timeofgrace.org/media/video/161/he_won_we_win_victory_over_hell<p>Hell is often taken lightly in our society&mdash;a place that can&rsquo;t be that bad or maybe doesn&rsquo;t even exist. But in this section of Scripture, God tells us that it is real and describes how horrible it will be. On judgment day we will all be judged based on either our lives or on the life of Jesus. Those judged on Jesus&rsquo; life will gain heaven because his life, death, and resurrection defeated hell for us. It is our role as believers to share the news of Jesus with others so they too can have everlasting life.</p> <p>Hell is often taken lightly in our society&mdash;a place that can&rsquo;t be that bad or maybe doesn&rsquo;t even exist. But in this section of Scripture, God tells us that it is real and describes how horrible it will be. On judgment day we will all be judged based on either our lives or on the life of Jesus. Those judged on Jesus&rsquo; life will gain heaven because his life, death, and resurrection defeated hell for us. It is our role as believers to share the news of Jesus with others so they too can have everlasting life.</p> Sun, 10 Jun 2012 10:20:00 -0500He Won! We Win!: Victors Over DeathTime Of Grace Ministryhttp://www.timeofgrace.org/media/video/160/he_won_we_win_victors_over_deathhttp://www.timeofgrace.org/media/video/160/he_won_we_win_victors_over_death<p>Jesus knew Lazarus was sick and yet waited until he died so that by raising Lazarus, Jesus could bring glory to God. When he arrived in Bethany, Martha met him. She showed her faith by declaring that she believed in Jesus and that she knew he could do anything, including raising her brother. Jesus raised Lazarus from the dead, showing that he had already conquered death. Through faith in Jesus, we too will live because he is the resurrection and the life.&nbsp;</p> <p>Jesus knew Lazarus was sick and yet waited until he died so that by raising Lazarus, Jesus could bring glory to God. When he arrived in Bethany, Martha met him. She showed her faith by declaring that she believed in Jesus and that she knew he could do anything, including raising her brother. Jesus raised Lazarus from the dead, showing that he had already conquered death. Through faith in Jesus, we too will live because he is the resurrection and the life.&nbsp;</p> Sun, 03 Jun 2012 10:20:00 -0500He Won! We Win!: Victory Over SatanTime Of Grace Ministryhttp://www.timeofgrace.org/media/video/159/he_won_we_win_victory_over_satanhttp://www.timeofgrace.org/media/video/159/he_won_we_win_victory_over_satan<p>This section of Revelation tells us that though it may seem that Satan is winning the battle on earth, he has already been defeated by Jesus. Jesus&rsquo; sacrifice and resurrection are complete and permanent. He reigns over all&mdash;including Satan. Because of Jesus&rsquo; victory, we have won too, and he will come again to take us to heaven.&nbsp;</p> <p>This section of Revelation tells us that though it may seem that Satan is winning the battle on earth, he has already been defeated by Jesus. Jesus&rsquo; sacrifice and resurrection are complete and permanent. He reigns over all&mdash;including Satan. Because of Jesus&rsquo; victory, we have won too, and he will come again to take us to heaven.&nbsp;</p> Sun, 27 May 2012 10:20:00 -0500Three Pentecost PromisesTime Of Grace Ministryhttp://www.timeofgrace.org/media/video/158/three_pentecost_promiseshttp://www.timeofgrace.org/media/video/158/three_pentecost_promises<p>On the night before Jesus&rsquo; crucifixion, he prepared his disciples one last time for what was to come and for their future work of spreading the gospel. This section refers to the working of the Holy Spirit, and it also applies to us today. God gives us the Holy Spirit to help us grow in faith and flourish as Christians so that our gifts come out. He is our coach and teacher who will be with us to help us and transform us to live lives of thankfulness and joy and service to God.&nbsp;</p> <p>On the night before Jesus&rsquo; crucifixion, he prepared his disciples one last time for what was to come and for their future work of spreading the gospel. This section refers to the working of the Holy Spirit, and it also applies to us today. God gives us the Holy Spirit to help us grow in faith and flourish as Christians so that our gifts come out. He is our coach and teacher who will be with us to help us and transform us to live lives of thankfulness and joy and service to God.&nbsp;</p> Sun, 20 May 2012 10:20:00 -0500God Loves Bad and Sad Moms, TooTime Of Grace Ministryhttp://www.timeofgrace.org/media/video/157/god_loves_bad_and_sad_moms_toohttp://www.timeofgrace.org/media/video/157/god_loves_bad_and_sad_moms_too<p>Leah and her father used dishonest ways to ensure that Jacob would become her husband. Due to this and some of her own doing, Leah lived a sad life of not being loved. But God worked through Leah and blessed her with children. Through one of her sons the nation&rsquo;s priests would come, and through Judah would come the Savior. We too may feel small and insignificant, but God loves to work through us to accomplish his will.&nbsp;</p> <p>Leah and her father used dishonest ways to ensure that Jacob would become her husband. Due to this and some of her own doing, Leah lived a sad life of not being loved. But God worked through Leah and blessed her with children. Through one of her sons the nation&rsquo;s priests would come, and through Judah would come the Savior. We too may feel small and insignificant, but God loves to work through us to accomplish his will.&nbsp;</p> Sun, 13 May 2012 10:20:00 -0500First Peter, First Things: His Building, His Service, My PurposeTime Of Grace Ministryhttp://www.timeofgrace.org/media/video/74/first_peter_first_things_his_building_his_service_my_purposehttp://www.timeofgrace.org/media/video/74/first_peter_first_things_his_building_his_service_my_purpose<p>Attending church each Sunday can easily become part of our routine, but what is our purpose? &nbsp;The time we spend with our Lord and fellow Christians can help us build our faith. &nbsp;We are a chosen people and we belong to God. &nbsp;The devil may try to steal that from us, but our mission is to live as God&#39;s people.</p> <p>Attending church each Sunday can easily become part of our routine, but what is our purpose? &nbsp;The time we spend with our Lord and fellow Christians can help us build our faith. &nbsp;We are a chosen people and we belong to God. &nbsp;The devil may try to steal that from us, but our mission is to live as God&#39;s people.</p> Sun, 06 May 2012 10:20:00 -0500The Cemetery Is A DormitoryTime Of Grace Ministryhttp://www.timeofgrace.org/media/video/156/the_cemetery_is_a_dormitoryhttp://www.timeofgrace.org/media/video/156/the_cemetery_is_a_dormitory<p>The cemetery where Jesus was buried became a dormitory when he rose from the dead. And his resurrection guarantees that God&rsquo;s plan of salvation was successful. Our sins are forgiven and paid for. Because Jesus rose, we too will rise to glory in heaven someday.&nbsp;</p> <p>The cemetery where Jesus was buried became a dormitory when he rose from the dead. And his resurrection guarantees that God&rsquo;s plan of salvation was successful. Our sins are forgiven and paid for. Because Jesus rose, we too will rise to glory in heaven someday.&nbsp;</p> Sun, 08 Apr 2012 10:20:00 -0500How Majestic Is Your Name!Time Of Grace Ministryhttp://www.timeofgrace.org/media/video/155/how_majestic_is_your_namehttp://www.timeofgrace.org/media/video/155/how_majestic_is_your_name<p>The all-powerful Creator of the universe humbled himself to become like us so that he could die for our sins. We praise him for the wonderful world he created for us to live in, for our bodies, and for our many blessings. But most important we praise him for his unending love&mdash;demonstrated by Jesus&rsquo; suffering, death, and resurrection.</p> <p>The all-powerful Creator of the universe humbled himself to become like us so that he could die for our sins. We praise him for the wonderful world he created for us to live in, for our bodies, and for our many blessings. But most important we praise him for his unending love&mdash;demonstrated by Jesus&rsquo; suffering, death, and resurrection.</p> Sun, 01 Apr 2012 00:00:00 -0500Watch With Me: Watch Me SufferTime Of Grace Ministryhttp://www.timeofgrace.org/media/video/153/watch_with_me_watch_me_sufferhttp://www.timeofgrace.org/media/video/153/watch_with_me_watch_me_suffer<p>Jesus suffered unjust torture in order for us to receive salvation. It was all part of God&rsquo;s plan, for the forgiveness of our sins. In Jesus&rsquo; suffering we witness the tremendous love he and the Father have for us.</p> <p>Jesus suffered unjust torture in order for us to receive salvation. It was all part of God&rsquo;s plan, for the forgiveness of our sins. In Jesus&rsquo; suffering we witness the tremendous love he and the Father have for us.</p> Sun, 25 Mar 2012 10:20:00 -0500I Am God; There Is No OtherTime Of Grace Ministryhttp://www.timeofgrace.org/media/video/154/i_am_god_there_is_no_otherhttp://www.timeofgrace.org/media/video/154/i_am_god_there_is_no_other<p>Are you part of the exclusive club of believers? &nbsp;Anyone can join and the perks are endless. &nbsp;There are plenty of people doubting God, but God clearly says, &quot;I am God and there is no other!&quot; St. Patrick dedicated his life to telling people about Jesus and encouraging people to not believe in false gods. &nbsp;Our world today is full of doubting people, but we know that our God is the only one true God.</p> <p>Are you part of the exclusive club of believers? &nbsp;Anyone can join and the perks are endless. &nbsp;There are plenty of people doubting God, but God clearly says, &quot;I am God and there is no other!&quot; St. Patrick dedicated his life to telling people about Jesus and encouraging people to not believe in false gods. &nbsp;Our world today is full of doubting people, but we know that our God is the only one true God.</p> Sun, 11 Mar 2012 10:20:00 -0500An Ethiopian Becomes the First Gentile BelieverTime Of Grace Ministryhttp://www.timeofgrace.org/media/video/145/an_ethiopian_becomes_the_first_gentile_believerhttp://www.timeofgrace.org/media/video/145/an_ethiopian_becomes_the_first_gentile_believer<p>In this part of Scripture, God once again displays his love and forgiveness for all people, as well as his desire to bring his Word to everyone. God used Philip to explain God&rsquo;s Word to an Ethiopian, someone very unlike Philip, yet who in turn furthered God&rsquo;s kingdom in Africa. We too can join together in Christian unity with people of every race, ethnicity, age, etc. to spread the love of Jesus and further the kingdom.</p> <p>In this part of Scripture, God once again displays his love and forgiveness for all people, as well as his desire to bring his Word to everyone. God used Philip to explain God&rsquo;s Word to an Ethiopian, someone very unlike Philip, yet who in turn furthered God&rsquo;s kingdom in Africa. We too can join together in Christian unity with people of every race, ethnicity, age, etc. to spread the love of Jesus and further the kingdom.</p> Sun, 15 Jan 2012 10:20:00 -0600A Samaritan WomanTime Of Grace Ministryhttp://www.timeofgrace.org/media/video/144/a_samaritan_womanhttp://www.timeofgrace.org/media/video/144/a_samaritan_woman<p>Jesus came to save all people&mdash;even those many would consider outsiders. We are all outsiders when it comes to salvation if we don&rsquo;t have Christ. Jesus set an example for us when he approached a Samaritan woman and showed her the way to heaven. We too can take this attitude of love and forgiveness and tell others, even those who are different from us, about Jesus as the living water.</p> <p>Jesus came to save all people&mdash;even those many would consider outsiders. We are all outsiders when it comes to salvation if we don&rsquo;t have Christ. Jesus set an example for us when he approached a Samaritan woman and showed her the way to heaven. We too can take this attitude of love and forgiveness and tell others, even those who are different from us, about Jesus as the living water.</p> Sun, 08 Jan 2012 10:20:00 -0600Do You Know What Time It Is?Time Of Grace Ministryhttp://www.timeofgrace.org/media/video/143/do_you_know_what_time_it_ishttp://www.timeofgrace.org/media/video/143/do_you_know_what_time_it_is<p>Solomon had everything; wives, wealth and popularity. &nbsp;But he got caught up in earthly things and lost sight of the importance of honoring God above all else. &nbsp;No matter what time it is in your life God is the overseer. &nbsp;You are a servant in your life, not a lord. &nbsp;God reminds us that we are to serve God first, others second and ourselves last.</p> <p>Solomon had everything; wives, wealth and popularity. &nbsp;But he got caught up in earthly things and lost sight of the importance of honoring God above all else. &nbsp;No matter what time it is in your life God is the overseer. &nbsp;You are a servant in your life, not a lord. &nbsp;God reminds us that we are to serve God first, others second and ourselves last.</p> Sun, 01 Jan 2012 10:20:00 -0600Perfect In Every DetailTime Of Grace Ministryhttp://www.timeofgrace.org/media/video/142/perfect_in_every_detailhttp://www.timeofgrace.org/media/video/142/perfect_in_every_detail<p>What a humble birth our Savior Jesus experienced. &nbsp;Born to a virgin mother in a stable barn in the little town of Bethlehem. &nbsp;The story of Christ&#39;s birth serves as a reminder to us that our Father sent his only son to be born a human. &nbsp;This was in order for us to be redeemed and forgiven of all of our sins. &nbsp;Rejoice in the birth of Christ this Christmastime!</p> <p>What a humble birth our Savior Jesus experienced. &nbsp;Born to a virgin mother in a stable barn in the little town of Bethlehem. &nbsp;The story of Christ&#39;s birth serves as a reminder to us that our Father sent his only son to be born a human. &nbsp;This was in order for us to be redeemed and forgiven of all of our sins. &nbsp;Rejoice in the birth of Christ this Christmastime!</p> Sun, 25 Dec 2011 10:20:00 -0600I Long For the Lord: For LifeTime Of Grace Ministryhttp://www.timeofgrace.org/media/video/141/i_long_for_the_lord_for_lifehttp://www.timeofgrace.org/media/video/141/i_long_for_the_lord_for_life<p>Job was given more hardships by God than we can even imagine. &nbsp;He was a wealthy man with a large family until God chose to test him. &nbsp;He proved that his faith was stronger than anything else in his life because when he lost everything he still believed that God was in control. &nbsp;When bad things happen to us our faith and trust in God will get us through. &nbsp;</p> <p>Job was given more hardships by God than we can even imagine. &nbsp;He was a wealthy man with a large family until God chose to test him. &nbsp;He proved that his faith was stronger than anything else in his life because when he lost everything he still believed that God was in control. &nbsp;When bad things happen to us our faith and trust in God will get us through. &nbsp;</p> Sun, 18 Dec 2011 10:20:00 -0600I Long For the Lord: For VindicationTime Of Grace Ministryhttp://www.timeofgrace.org/media/video/140/i_long_for_the_lord_for_vindicationhttp://www.timeofgrace.org/media/video/140/i_long_for_the_lord_for_vindication<p>There are so many negative people in the world who can distract us from our faith and trust in God. &nbsp;It is easy to get caught up in these theories of hopelessness, but we are blessed by God&#39;s saving Word to know the true meaning of the holiday season and of faith. &nbsp;God sent his only Son to save us from all of our sins. &nbsp;Let our lights shine so others can see that faith in God brings peace to all in these scary times.</p> <p>There are so many negative people in the world who can distract us from our faith and trust in God. &nbsp;It is easy to get caught up in these theories of hopelessness, but we are blessed by God&#39;s saving Word to know the true meaning of the holiday season and of faith. &nbsp;God sent his only Son to save us from all of our sins. &nbsp;Let our lights shine so others can see that faith in God brings peace to all in these scary times.</p> Sun, 11 Dec 2011 10:20:00 -0600I Long For the Lord: For JusticeTime Of Grace Ministryhttp://www.timeofgrace.org/media/video/139/i_long_for_the_lord_for_justicehttp://www.timeofgrace.org/media/video/139/i_long_for_the_lord_for_justice<p>Thinking about all of the injustices in the world can be frightening. &nbsp;There are so many people hurting and it is easy to get caught up in the worry and negativity. &nbsp;God reassures us through the Psalms that there is no reason to worry because God is in control. &nbsp;He has a master plan and that reassurance of his overseeing our lives is comforting to us. &nbsp;Don&#39;t worry about the sinfulness of earth when there is the perfectness of heaven awaiting us.</p> <p>Thinking about all of the injustices in the world can be frightening. &nbsp;There are so many people hurting and it is easy to get caught up in the worry and negativity. &nbsp;God reassures us through the Psalms that there is no reason to worry because God is in control. &nbsp;He has a master plan and that reassurance of his overseeing our lives is comforting to us. &nbsp;Don&#39;t worry about the sinfulness of earth when there is the perfectness of heaven awaiting us.</p> Sun, 04 Dec 2011 10:20:00 -0600The Messiah is Coming: Who Will He Be?Time Of Grace Ministryhttp://www.timeofgrace.org/media/video/99/the_messiah_is_coming_who_will_he_behttp://www.timeofgrace.org/media/video/99/the_messiah_is_coming_who_will_he_be<p>Jesus is God&#39;s rescue plan for us. As sinners, we should suffer and be punished, but Jesus took our place. We are forgiven!</p> <p>Jesus is God&#39;s rescue plan for us. As sinners, we should suffer and be punished, but Jesus took our place. We are forgiven!</p> Mon, 28 Nov 2011 10:20:00 -0600I Long For the Lord: For DeliveranceTime Of Grace Ministryhttp://www.timeofgrace.org/media/video/138/i_long_for_the_lord_for_deliverancehttp://www.timeofgrace.org/media/video/138/i_long_for_the_lord_for_deliverance<p>God cares about us, cares about our struggles, our finances, our physical ailments, and the list goes on and on. &nbsp;If he didn&#39;t truly care for us he would not have sent his Son to die on the cross in our place. &nbsp;David was a popular and handsome king, but he was also a terrible sinner who suffered from physical pain. &nbsp;He cried out to the Lord for relief. &nbsp;God promised him the ultimate relief in a Savior. &nbsp;We might not always see immediate answers to our prayers, but God cares for us and hears us when we call upon his name.</p> <p>God cares about us, cares about our struggles, our finances, our physical ailments, and the list goes on and on. &nbsp;If he didn&#39;t truly care for us he would not have sent his Son to die on the cross in our place. &nbsp;David was a popular and handsome king, but he was also a terrible sinner who suffered from physical pain. &nbsp;He cried out to the Lord for relief. &nbsp;God promised him the ultimate relief in a Savior. &nbsp;We might not always see immediate answers to our prayers, but God cares for us and hears us when we call upon his name.</p> Sun, 27 Nov 2011 10:20:00 -0600Give Our God the Worship He DeservesTime Of Grace Ministryhttp://www.timeofgrace.org/media/video/98/give_our_god_the_worship_he_deserveshttp://www.timeofgrace.org/media/video/98/give_our_god_the_worship_he_deserves<p>Give thanks to God for the many blessings he showers upon us! &nbsp;We are &quot;lucky&quot; in life because we have Jesus on our side.</p> <p>Give thanks to God for the many blessings he showers upon us! &nbsp;We are &quot;lucky&quot; in life because we have Jesus on our side.</p> Mon, 21 Nov 2011 10:20:00 -0600Blessed to Be a BlessingTime Of Grace Ministryhttp://www.timeofgrace.org/media/video/137/blessed_to_be_a_blessinghttp://www.timeofgrace.org/media/video/137/blessed_to_be_a_blessing<p>Don&#39;t just talk the talk of religion, but live the life of religion. &nbsp;We are here on earth to be servants of the Lord. &nbsp;To give to others and have compassion towards those who have less than us. &nbsp;God will bless us for our efforts and we will reap what we sow. &nbsp;Paul wrote in 2 Corinthians about the importance of putting forth all that you have to the glory of God. &nbsp;There was a terrible famine and people who literally had nothing were willing to give any scrap of food to those with less. God will provide for us and will bless us for our efforts.</p> <p>Don&#39;t just talk the talk of religion, but live the life of religion. &nbsp;We are here on earth to be servants of the Lord. &nbsp;To give to others and have compassion towards those who have less than us. &nbsp;God will bless us for our efforts and we will reap what we sow. &nbsp;Paul wrote in 2 Corinthians about the importance of putting forth all that you have to the glory of God. &nbsp;There was a terrible famine and people who literally had nothing were willing to give any scrap of food to those with less. God will provide for us and will bless us for our efforts.</p> Sun, 20 Nov 2011 10:20:00 -0600You Can Trust the ScriptureTime Of Grace Ministryhttp://www.timeofgrace.org/media/video/136/you_can_trust_the_scripturehttp://www.timeofgrace.org/media/video/136/you_can_trust_the_scripture<p>God gave us the Bible as a resource. &nbsp;While going to church is helpful and a great place to connect with other Christians, we should also be in the Bible each day. &nbsp;Having a strong knowledge of the bible enables us to share the true Word of God easily with others. &nbsp;Paul encouraged his fellow pastors to continue to study God&#39;s teachings. &nbsp;We should continue to be in the Word!</p> <p>God gave us the Bible as a resource. &nbsp;While going to church is helpful and a great place to connect with other Christians, we should also be in the Bible each day. &nbsp;Having a strong knowledge of the bible enables us to share the true Word of God easily with others. &nbsp;Paul encouraged his fellow pastors to continue to study God&#39;s teachings. &nbsp;We should continue to be in the Word!</p> Sun, 30 Oct 2011 10:20:00 -0500Surprising Love: Bad GirlsTime Of Grace Ministryhttp://www.timeofgrace.org/media/video/131/surprising_love_bad_girlshttp://www.timeofgrace.org/media/video/131/surprising_love_bad_girls<p>It is easy to sit back and judge others. &nbsp;All of us at some point in our lives have been &quot;bad.&quot; We are sinners and while some sins may seem worse than others, a sin is a sin. &nbsp;We are forgiven and loved by Christ and because of Jesus&#39; ultimate sacrifice we are holy and pure in God&#39;s eyes. &nbsp;Jesus was proud of the sinful woman for not worrying about what others thought of her, but wanting to glorify her savior. &nbsp;God&#39;s judgment of us is most important, so our job on earth is to honor God the best we can.</p> <p>It is easy to sit back and judge others. &nbsp;All of us at some point in our lives have been &quot;bad.&quot; We are sinners and while some sins may seem worse than others, a sin is a sin. &nbsp;We are forgiven and loved by Christ and because of Jesus&#39; ultimate sacrifice we are holy and pure in God&#39;s eyes. &nbsp;Jesus was proud of the sinful woman for not worrying about what others thought of her, but wanting to glorify her savior. &nbsp;God&#39;s judgment of us is most important, so our job on earth is to honor God the best we can.</p> Sun, 18 Sep 2011 10:20:00 -0500Surprising Love: Babies! Seriously!Time Of Grace Ministryhttp://www.timeofgrace.org/media/video/130/surprising_love_babies_seriouslyhttp://www.timeofgrace.org/media/video/130/surprising_love_babies_seriously<p>Young children are important to God. &nbsp;They are a part of God&#39;s Kingdom, and while many were surprised, Jesus wanted the little children to be brought to him. &nbsp;A childlike faith is trusting and an example for what true faithfulness should be. &nbsp;So next time you get disgruntled at the crying child near by remember that children are God&#39;s lambs and are an important piece of our kingdom.</p> <p>Young children are important to God. &nbsp;They are a part of God&#39;s Kingdom, and while many were surprised, Jesus wanted the little children to be brought to him. &nbsp;A childlike faith is trusting and an example for what true faithfulness should be. &nbsp;So next time you get disgruntled at the crying child near by remember that children are God&#39;s lambs and are an important piece of our kingdom.</p> Sun, 11 Sep 2011 10:20:00 -0500Surprising Love: LeviTime Of Grace Ministryhttp://www.timeofgrace.org/media/video/129/surprising_love_levihttp://www.timeofgrace.org/media/video/129/surprising_love_levi<p>Levi really was considered a lowlife when he walked the earth. &nbsp;He was a tax collector and the majority of people couldn&#39;t stand him because his job was to take their money. &nbsp;Levi, also known as Matthew, was commissioned by Jesus to follow him and to bring his lowly friends along. &nbsp;We are also commissioned by God to bring our friends, the lowly, sad, or even &quot;bad&quot; ones, to know the saving word of God. &nbsp;Forgiveness has been made free to us because of Christ&#39;s sacrifice, so no more excuses for bad behavior are necessary!</p> <p>Levi really was considered a lowlife when he walked the earth. &nbsp;He was a tax collector and the majority of people couldn&#39;t stand him because his job was to take their money. &nbsp;Levi, also known as Matthew, was commissioned by Jesus to follow him and to bring his lowly friends along. &nbsp;We are also commissioned by God to bring our friends, the lowly, sad, or even &quot;bad&quot; ones, to know the saving word of God. &nbsp;Forgiveness has been made free to us because of Christ&#39;s sacrifice, so no more excuses for bad behavior are necessary!</p> Sun, 04 Sep 2011 10:20:00 -0500Is Your Name in the Book?Time Of Grace Ministryhttp://www.timeofgrace.org/media/video/128/is_your_name_in_the_bookhttp://www.timeofgrace.org/media/video/128/is_your_name_in_the_book<p>Are you a sheep or a goat? &nbsp;Jesus&#39; parable tells the story of sheep who will be saved and goats who will not see the gates of heaven. &nbsp;As children of God, we are sheep. &nbsp;We have a not guilty verdict and because of Jesus sacrifice we are forgiven for past sins and even wiped clean of sins not yet committed. &nbsp;What a blessing to be one of God&#39;s sheep and to know that eternal heaven awaits us on Judgment Day.</p> <p>Are you a sheep or a goat? &nbsp;Jesus&#39; parable tells the story of sheep who will be saved and goats who will not see the gates of heaven. &nbsp;As children of God, we are sheep. &nbsp;We have a not guilty verdict and because of Jesus sacrifice we are forgiven for past sins and even wiped clean of sins not yet committed. &nbsp;What a blessing to be one of God&#39;s sheep and to know that eternal heaven awaits us on Judgment Day.</p> Sun, 14 Aug 2011 10:20:00 -0500The Messiah Is A HealerTime Of Grace Ministryhttp://www.timeofgrace.org/media/video/127/the_messiah_is_a_healerhttp://www.timeofgrace.org/media/video/127/the_messiah_is_a_healer<p>God does perform miracles and there are still incredible stories of healing and blessings. &nbsp;Sinfully, we at times sit back and wait for God to fix all of our problems, but God challenges us to be active participants in our lives. &nbsp;John the Baptist walked the earth to tell others of the coming Messiah, but was not saved himself from being put to death. &nbsp;God had a plan for John the Baptist, a plan for his son to die for our sins, and he has a plan for us too!</p> <p>God does perform miracles and there are still incredible stories of healing and blessings. &nbsp;Sinfully, we at times sit back and wait for God to fix all of our problems, but God challenges us to be active participants in our lives. &nbsp;John the Baptist walked the earth to tell others of the coming Messiah, but was not saved himself from being put to death. &nbsp;God had a plan for John the Baptist, a plan for his son to die for our sins, and he has a plan for us too!</p> Sun, 07 Aug 2011 10:20:00 -0500It's Time To BuildTime Of Grace Ministryhttp://www.timeofgrace.org/media/video/126/its_time_to_buildhttp://www.timeofgrace.org/media/video/126/its_time_to_build<p>Be strong and don&#39;t be afraid! The time is now to reach out to those around you. &nbsp;Haggai motivated God&#39;s people to get back at the temple building project. &nbsp;They had walked away to serve themselves and were not serving God by finishing his place of worship. &nbsp;God blesses us with earthly gifts and talents and our job is to use those gifts to serve the Lord.</p> <p>Be strong and don&#39;t be afraid! The time is now to reach out to those around you. &nbsp;Haggai motivated God&#39;s people to get back at the temple building project. &nbsp;They had walked away to serve themselves and were not serving God by finishing his place of worship. &nbsp;God blesses us with earthly gifts and talents and our job is to use those gifts to serve the Lord.</p> Sun, 31 Jul 2011 10:20:00 -0500We're at War: Fight With The Blood of ChristTime Of Grace Ministryhttp://www.timeofgrace.org/media/video/125/were_at_war_fight_with_the_blood_of_christhttp://www.timeofgrace.org/media/video/125/were_at_war_fight_with_the_blood_of_christ<p>Satan is the ultimate tempter and can easily sway us in how we feel about our relationship with Christ. &nbsp;But we have the ultimate tool in the Bible. &nbsp;God tells us to arm ourselves against Satan and stay strong in the way of Christ. &nbsp;Jesus shed his blood on the cross to pay for all of our sins, so no more bloodshed is necessary. &nbsp;Our spiritual war wages on, but through faith we are winning the battle.</p> <p>Satan is the ultimate tempter and can easily sway us in how we feel about our relationship with Christ. &nbsp;But we have the ultimate tool in the Bible. &nbsp;God tells us to arm ourselves against Satan and stay strong in the way of Christ. &nbsp;Jesus shed his blood on the cross to pay for all of our sins, so no more bloodshed is necessary. &nbsp;Our spiritual war wages on, but through faith we are winning the battle.</p> Sun, 26 Jun 2011 10:20:00 -0500Your God Is Your FatherTime Of Grace Ministryhttp://www.timeofgrace.org/media/video/124/your_god_is_your_fatherhttp://www.timeofgrace.org/media/video/124/your_god_is_your_father<p>In society, there is a lack of Christian fathers to serve as good role models for their children. &nbsp;Men have the best example, God the Father, to show them how they should act as a father. &nbsp; He gave mankind the ultimate blessing of his son to die on the cross for all of our sins. &nbsp;If you have no earthly father, remember that you have a heavenly father. &nbsp;If you have a bad earthly father, take comfort in knowing that God the Father cares for you and watches over you. &nbsp;If you have a great earthly father, praise God for this wonderful blessing he has given you!</p> <p>In society, there is a lack of Christian fathers to serve as good role models for their children. &nbsp;Men have the best example, God the Father, to show them how they should act as a father. &nbsp; He gave mankind the ultimate blessing of his son to die on the cross for all of our sins. &nbsp;If you have no earthly father, remember that you have a heavenly father. &nbsp;If you have a bad earthly father, take comfort in knowing that God the Father cares for you and watches over you. &nbsp;If you have a great earthly father, praise God for this wonderful blessing he has given you!</p> Sun, 19 Jun 2011 10:20:00 -0500We're at War: The Holy Angels Fight With YouTime Of Grace Ministryhttp://www.timeofgrace.org/media/video/123/were_at_war_the_holy_angels_fight_with_youhttp://www.timeofgrace.org/media/video/123/were_at_war_the_holy_angels_fight_with_you<p>Elisha called upon God to save the believing people from the Assyrians. &nbsp;God sent his angels to blind the Assyrians and save his people from a brutal attack. &nbsp;God is always there to protect us in our times of hardship. &nbsp;God could have killed all of the Assyrians, but he showed them mercy by only blinding them. &nbsp;God shows mercy and love to even the lowest of mankind. &nbsp;We are blessed to have such a loving and forgiving God!</p> <p>Elisha called upon God to save the believing people from the Assyrians. &nbsp;God sent his angels to blind the Assyrians and save his people from a brutal attack. &nbsp;God is always there to protect us in our times of hardship. &nbsp;God could have killed all of the Assyrians, but he showed them mercy by only blinding them. &nbsp;God shows mercy and love to even the lowest of mankind. &nbsp;We are blessed to have such a loving and forgiving God!</p> Sun, 12 Jun 2011 10:20:00 -0500We're at War: Fight With The WordTime Of Grace Ministryhttp://www.timeofgrace.org/media/video/122/were_at_war_fight_with_the_wordhttp://www.timeofgrace.org/media/video/122/were_at_war_fight_with_the_word<p>During Jesus&rsquo; temptation, he used God&rsquo;s Word to combat Satan. Jesus stayed strong despite his physical weakness and hunger. He endured these tests, went on to sacrifice himself on a cross, and rose, defeating the devil and death once and for all. We too can fight the devil&rsquo;s attacks using God&rsquo;s Word and know that our God will not leave us to fend for ourselves.</p> <p>During Jesus&rsquo; temptation, he used God&rsquo;s Word to combat Satan. Jesus stayed strong despite his physical weakness and hunger. He endured these tests, went on to sacrifice himself on a cross, and rose, defeating the devil and death once and for all. We too can fight the devil&rsquo;s attacks using God&rsquo;s Word and know that our God will not leave us to fend for ourselves.</p> Sun, 05 Jun 2011 10:20:00 -0500Now Is The TimeTime Of Grace Ministryhttp://www.timeofgrace.org/media/video/121/now_is_the_timehttp://www.timeofgrace.org/media/video/121/now_is_the_time<p>Even back in the Bible days people didn&#39;t always get Jesus&#39; message. &nbsp;A woman in the crowd wanted to bless Mary, the mother of Jesus, but Jesus told her that the blessed are those who believe the word of God and obey it. &nbsp;What we have from Jesus is more important than all of the other earthly things in our lives. &nbsp;So listen to what Jesus says and take it to heart.&nbsp;</p> <p>Even back in the Bible days people didn&#39;t always get Jesus&#39; message. &nbsp;A woman in the crowd wanted to bless Mary, the mother of Jesus, but Jesus told her that the blessed are those who believe the word of God and obey it. &nbsp;What we have from Jesus is more important than all of the other earthly things in our lives. &nbsp;So listen to what Jesus says and take it to heart.&nbsp;</p> Sun, 29 May 2011 10:20:00 -0500Did That Really Happen?: Lions That Weren't HungryTime Of Grace Ministryhttp://www.timeofgrace.org/media/video/120/did_that_really_happen_lions_that_werent_hungryhttp://www.timeofgrace.org/media/video/120/did_that_really_happen_lions_that_werent_hungry<p>Daniel was thrown into the lion&#39;s den, but miraculously was not killed or even harmed by the lions. &nbsp;God works in two great ways. &nbsp;People sometimes perish for their faith and sometimes God chooses to let his believers live and performs a miracle. &nbsp;Either way, as children of God, we trust that he is in control and our only job is to believe.</p> <p>Daniel was thrown into the lion&#39;s den, but miraculously was not killed or even harmed by the lions. &nbsp;God works in two great ways. &nbsp;People sometimes perish for their faith and sometimes God chooses to let his believers live and performs a miracle. &nbsp;Either way, as children of God, we trust that he is in control and our only job is to believe.</p> Sun, 22 May 2011 10:20:00 -0500Did That Really Happen?: A Fiery Furnace That Didn't BurnTime Of Grace Ministryhttp://www.timeofgrace.org/media/video/119/did_that_really_happen_a_fiery_furnace_that_didnt_burnhttp://www.timeofgrace.org/media/video/119/did_that_really_happen_a_fiery_furnace_that_didnt_burn<p>The Babylonian king ordered all to worship false gods, but when three brave men said no they were thrown into a fiery furnace. &nbsp;God chose to save them from burning alive and the people on Babylon worshipped the one true God. &nbsp;Standing up for your faith and what God tells us is right can be intimidating. &nbsp;We might not be saved from embarrassment, ridicule, or even death, but by representing ourselves as true children of God we will be blessed with a glorious eternal life in heaven.</p> <p>The Babylonian king ordered all to worship false gods, but when three brave men said no they were thrown into a fiery furnace. &nbsp;God chose to save them from burning alive and the people on Babylon worshipped the one true God. &nbsp;Standing up for your faith and what God tells us is right can be intimidating. &nbsp;We might not be saved from embarrassment, ridicule, or even death, but by representing ourselves as true children of God we will be blessed with a glorious eternal life in heaven.</p> Sun, 15 May 2011 10:20:00 -0500Five Extraordinary MothersTime Of Grace Ministryhttp://www.timeofgrace.org/media/video/118/five_extraordinary_mothershttp://www.timeofgrace.org/media/video/118/five_extraordinary_mothers<p>God mentions five extraordinary women, both good and bad, in his genealogy of Jesus Christ. &nbsp;We can learn from their mistakes, their good attributes, and how God used them to serve a role in the lineage of the Savior. &nbsp;Today, God uses women, and mothers, to serve as Christian role models. &nbsp;Our only job is to allow Christ to work through us, even the times when we do bad things!</p> <p>God mentions five extraordinary women, both good and bad, in his genealogy of Jesus Christ. &nbsp;We can learn from their mistakes, their good attributes, and how God used them to serve a role in the lineage of the Savior. &nbsp;Today, God uses women, and mothers, to serve as Christian role models. &nbsp;Our only job is to allow Christ to work through us, even the times when we do bad things!</p> Sun, 08 May 2011 10:20:00 -0500Did That Really Happen?: One Angel Slays An Entire ArmyTime Of Grace Ministryhttp://www.timeofgrace.org/media/video/117/did_that_really_happen_one_angel_slays_an_entire_armyhttp://www.timeofgrace.org/media/video/117/did_that_really_happen_one_angel_slays_an_entire_army<p>Hezekiah stayed firm in his faith that God would provide. &nbsp;God allowed the people of Judah to be terrified of the impending battle with the Assyrians to show them that through all things God is in control. &nbsp;Then he sent just one angel to destroy the Assyrians. &nbsp;Our faith will not grow unless it is tested. &nbsp;We don&#39;t always feel God&#39;s presence in life, but blessed are those who believe. &nbsp;</p> <p>Hezekiah stayed firm in his faith that God would provide. &nbsp;God allowed the people of Judah to be terrified of the impending battle with the Assyrians to show them that through all things God is in control. &nbsp;Then he sent just one angel to destroy the Assyrians. &nbsp;Our faith will not grow unless it is tested. &nbsp;We don&#39;t always feel God&#39;s presence in life, but blessed are those who believe. &nbsp;</p> Sun, 01 May 2011 10:20:00 -0500Jesus' Resurrection Makes Us All WinnersTime Of Grace Ministryhttp://www.timeofgrace.org/media/video/116/jesus_resurrection_makes_us_all_winnershttp://www.timeofgrace.org/media/video/116/jesus_resurrection_makes_us_all_winners<p>Stand firm in the knowledge that no matter how bad our earthly body gets as we age, we will be resurrected by God. &nbsp;Our bodies might be injured, crippled, and disease filled here on earth, but we will be perfect in heaven. &nbsp;This isn&#39;t a get out of jail free card though. &nbsp;Our job is to care for our earthly body because it was given to us as a blessing. &nbsp;We are God&#39;s temple!</p> <p>Stand firm in the knowledge that no matter how bad our earthly body gets as we age, we will be resurrected by God. &nbsp;Our bodies might be injured, crippled, and disease filled here on earth, but we will be perfect in heaven. &nbsp;This isn&#39;t a get out of jail free card though. &nbsp;Our job is to care for our earthly body because it was given to us as a blessing. &nbsp;We are God&#39;s temple!</p> Sun, 24 Apr 2011 10:20:00 -0500Palm Monday Was a Big Day, TooTime Of Grace Ministryhttp://www.timeofgrace.org/media/video/115/palm_monday_was_a_big_day_toohttp://www.timeofgrace.org/media/video/115/palm_monday_was_a_big_day_too<p>Palm Monday should be a continuation of Palm Sunday. Jesus was praised and worshiped on Palm Sunday for his great miracles. &nbsp;All of the crowds in Jerusalem sang great songs of praise as he rode in on a donkey. &nbsp;Jesus cleared the temple and made it a place for worship again and our lesson is to continue God&#39;s praises all the days of the week. &nbsp;</p> <p>Palm Monday should be a continuation of Palm Sunday. Jesus was praised and worshiped on Palm Sunday for his great miracles. &nbsp;All of the crowds in Jerusalem sang great songs of praise as he rode in on a donkey. &nbsp;Jesus cleared the temple and made it a place for worship again and our lesson is to continue God&#39;s praises all the days of the week. &nbsp;</p> Sun, 17 Apr 2011 10:20:00 -0500Did That Really Happen?: Do Shadows Ever Go Backwards?Time Of Grace Ministryhttp://www.timeofgrace.org/media/video/114/did_that_really_happen_do_shadows_ever_go_backwardshttp://www.timeofgrace.org/media/video/114/did_that_really_happen_do_shadows_ever_go_backwards<p>Just as he did with King Hezekiah&rsquo;s life, God intervenes in our lives as well. He listens to our prayers and answers them because he cares about us. Our God is so big that there is nothing he can&rsquo;t do. He made the sun&rsquo;s shadow move backward for Hezekiah, and he will stop at nothing to keep us connected to him by faith. We have no need to worry about what the future holds because our amazing God is in control.</p> <p>Just as he did with King Hezekiah&rsquo;s life, God intervenes in our lives as well. He listens to our prayers and answers them because he cares about us. Our God is so big that there is nothing he can&rsquo;t do. He made the sun&rsquo;s shadow move backward for Hezekiah, and he will stop at nothing to keep us connected to him by faith. We have no need to worry about what the future holds because our amazing God is in control.</p> Sun, 10 Apr 2011 10:20:00 -0500Did That Really Happen?:Did Jonah Really Spend 3 Days in a Whale?Time Of Grace Ministryhttp://www.timeofgrace.org/media/video/113/did_that_really_happendid_jonah_really_spend_3_days_in_a_whalehttp://www.timeofgrace.org/media/video/113/did_that_really_happendid_jonah_really_spend_3_days_in_a_whale<p>God want us to display strengths like Jonah. He knew God&rsquo;s mercy is for all and knew God&rsquo;s Word is powerful. Jonah didn&rsquo;t run from God&rsquo;s command to go to Nineveh because he thought it wouldn&rsquo;t work; he was scared because he knew the power of God&rsquo;s Word and didn&rsquo;t think the Assyrians deserved saving. Christ himself said he would be like Jonah&mdash;resurrected after three days. God&rsquo;s mercy is universal&mdash;for all people&mdash;so don&rsquo;t be afraid to shout God&rsquo;s saving message from the rooftops.</p> <p>God want us to display strengths like Jonah. He knew God&rsquo;s mercy is for all and knew God&rsquo;s Word is powerful. Jonah didn&rsquo;t run from God&rsquo;s command to go to Nineveh because he thought it wouldn&rsquo;t work; he was scared because he knew the power of God&rsquo;s Word and didn&rsquo;t think the Assyrians deserved saving. Christ himself said he would be like Jonah&mdash;resurrected after three days. God&rsquo;s mercy is universal&mdash;for all people&mdash;so don&rsquo;t be afraid to shout God&rsquo;s saving message from the rooftops.</p> Sun, 03 Apr 2011 10:20:00 -0500Did That Really Happen?:Was There Really a Universal Flood?Time Of Grace Ministryhttp://www.timeofgrace.org/media/video/112/did_that_really_happenwas_there_really_a_universal_floodhttp://www.timeofgrace.org/media/video/112/did_that_really_happenwas_there_really_a_universal_flood<p>Noah and his family must have been terrified to be floating in an ark full of wild animals, surrounded only by water. But they were faithful servants of God, whom despite possible ridicule and doubt, built this floating home to preserve the family of believers. The church is our ark today, our safe zone. We might be made fun of or looked down upon, but we are children of God. On judgment day we will be rewarded with eternal life in heaven.</p> <p>Noah and his family must have been terrified to be floating in an ark full of wild animals, surrounded only by water. But they were faithful servants of God, whom despite possible ridicule and doubt, built this floating home to preserve the family of believers. The church is our ark today, our safe zone. We might be made fun of or looked down upon, but we are children of God. On judgment day we will be rewarded with eternal life in heaven.</p> Sun, 27 Mar 2011 10:20:00 -0500Expect Resistance When You Speak The WordTime Of Grace Ministryhttp://www.timeofgrace.org/media/video/111/expect_resistance_when_you_speak_the_wordhttp://www.timeofgrace.org/media/video/111/expect_resistance_when_you_speak_the_word<p>Wow, did Jesus have resistance to his message when he walked the earth as a human. &nbsp;His disciples, family, friends, and neighbors thought he was crazy at times for traveling around telling people to believe and be saved. &nbsp;You can experience that same resistance today, but don&#39;t be discouraged. Keep telling others about the saving message of Christ because God will give us perseverance to endure any sort of criticism Satan can dish out.</p> <p>Wow, did Jesus have resistance to his message when he walked the earth as a human. &nbsp;His disciples, family, friends, and neighbors thought he was crazy at times for traveling around telling people to believe and be saved. &nbsp;You can experience that same resistance today, but don&#39;t be discouraged. Keep telling others about the saving message of Christ because God will give us perseverance to endure any sort of criticism Satan can dish out.</p> Sun, 20 Mar 2011 10:20:00 -0500You Will Receive Power: To Build CommunitiesTime Of Grace Ministryhttp://www.timeofgrace.org/media/video/110/you_will_receive_power_to_build_communitieshttp://www.timeofgrace.org/media/video/110/you_will_receive_power_to_build_communities<p>We can rebel and push back against God&#39;s influence in our life, but reality is that we need God and we desperately need those around us to encourage us in our faith. &nbsp;We are blessed to have communities of believers that are able to bring us joy and satisfaction by meeting our spiritual needs. &nbsp; Say yes to God&#39;s invitation to jump into a group of Christians and stop pushing back against God.</p> <p>We can rebel and push back against God&#39;s influence in our life, but reality is that we need God and we desperately need those around us to encourage us in our faith. &nbsp;We are blessed to have communities of believers that are able to bring us joy and satisfaction by meeting our spiritual needs. &nbsp; Say yes to God&#39;s invitation to jump into a group of Christians and stop pushing back against God.</p> Sun, 13 Mar 2011 10:20:00 -0500You Will Receive Power: To Be ConfidentTime Of Grace Ministryhttp://www.timeofgrace.org/media/video/109/you_will_receive_power_to_be_confidenthttp://www.timeofgrace.org/media/video/109/you_will_receive_power_to_be_confident<p>No earthly possession will go with you into heaven, but the people around you have the potential to be there with you. &nbsp;What can we do to make that happen? &nbsp;We can join the Great Commission and spread the good news of our Savior with everyone we meet. &nbsp;Don&#39;t be afraid of the task given to God&#39;s children, but be confident that God is always with us.</p> <p>No earthly possession will go with you into heaven, but the people around you have the potential to be there with you. &nbsp;What can we do to make that happen? &nbsp;We can join the Great Commission and spread the good news of our Savior with everyone we meet. &nbsp;Don&#39;t be afraid of the task given to God&#39;s children, but be confident that God is always with us.</p> Sun, 06 Mar 2011 10:20:00 -0600You Will Receive Power: To CommunicateTime Of Grace Ministryhttp://www.timeofgrace.org/media/video/108/you_will_receive_power_to_communicatehttp://www.timeofgrace.org/media/video/108/you_will_receive_power_to_communicate<p>It would be a scary sight to see a fire above the head of any human being, but that is how God made his presence known at the Pentecost following Jesus&#39; death on the cross. &nbsp;God gave all his believers the ability to speak in tongues and share the saving news of Christ in multiple languages. &nbsp;God does not always make himself as apparently present as he did that Pentecost, but he does tell us that we are all good people who through him can tell others the good news of a Savior. &nbsp;Even if we don&#39;t feel as though we have the words to speak we can trust that God will give us the right words at the right time.</p> <p>It would be a scary sight to see a fire above the head of any human being, but that is how God made his presence known at the Pentecost following Jesus&#39; death on the cross. &nbsp;God gave all his believers the ability to speak in tongues and share the saving news of Christ in multiple languages. &nbsp;God does not always make himself as apparently present as he did that Pentecost, but he does tell us that we are all good people who through him can tell others the good news of a Savior. &nbsp;Even if we don&#39;t feel as though we have the words to speak we can trust that God will give us the right words at the right time.</p> Sun, 27 Feb 2011 10:20:00 -0600You Will Receive Power: To Grow UpTime Of Grace Ministryhttp://www.timeofgrace.org/media/video/107/you_will_receive_power_to_grow_uphttp://www.timeofgrace.org/media/video/107/you_will_receive_power_to_grow_up<p>We are powered up by God&#39;s love and blessing that He showers upon us. &nbsp;But what does he power us to do? &nbsp;Often, we do sinful things, but take a moment to be powered up in the way of the Lord. &nbsp;Reach out to an unbeliever and get out of your comfort zone for a moment. &nbsp;Jesus ascended into Heaven leaving his disciples to teach others the message of salvation. &nbsp;We are Christ&#39;s modern day disciples and it&#39;s time to get powered up for Jesus!</p> <p>We are powered up by God&#39;s love and blessing that He showers upon us. &nbsp;But what does he power us to do? &nbsp;Often, we do sinful things, but take a moment to be powered up in the way of the Lord. &nbsp;Reach out to an unbeliever and get out of your comfort zone for a moment. &nbsp;Jesus ascended into Heaven leaving his disciples to teach others the message of salvation. &nbsp;We are Christ&#39;s modern day disciples and it&#39;s time to get powered up for Jesus!</p> Sun, 20 Feb 2011 10:20:00 -0600Celebrate the Diversity of Heaven!Time Of Grace Ministryhttp://www.timeofgrace.org/media/video/106/celebrate_the_diversity_of_heavenhttp://www.timeofgrace.org/media/video/106/celebrate_the_diversity_of_heaven<p>It is easy to stand at a distance and judge others. &nbsp;We judge people on how they look, the color of their skin, how they act, and all sorts of other things. &nbsp;Instead we should be giving thanks for the differences in God&#39;s children. &nbsp;Remember that old saying, &quot;Treat others how you want to be treated.&quot; Put that into practice in your life and God will surely bless you each and every day.</p> <p>It is easy to stand at a distance and judge others. &nbsp;We judge people on how they look, the color of their skin, how they act, and all sorts of other things. &nbsp;Instead we should be giving thanks for the differences in God&#39;s children. &nbsp;Remember that old saying, &quot;Treat others how you want to be treated.&quot; Put that into practice in your life and God will surely bless you each and every day.</p> Sun, 16 Jan 2011 10:20:00 -0600Light For the GentilesTime Of Grace Ministryhttp://www.timeofgrace.org/media/video/105/light_for_the_gentileshttp://www.timeofgrace.org/media/video/105/light_for_the_gentiles<p>Peter, instructed by God, bravely travelled to meet with a Gentile military man named Cornelius. &nbsp;He was surely afraid, as was Cornelius, to bring together Jewish and Gentile people. &nbsp;We too can be struck with fear when it comes to reaching out to people that are different from us. &nbsp;God is working in the hearts of the people sitting in the pews next to us, but the rest of the world is waiting to hear the good news of a Savior.</p> <p>Peter, instructed by God, bravely travelled to meet with a Gentile military man named Cornelius. &nbsp;He was surely afraid, as was Cornelius, to bring together Jewish and Gentile people. &nbsp;We too can be struck with fear when it comes to reaching out to people that are different from us. &nbsp;God is working in the hearts of the people sitting in the pews next to us, but the rest of the world is waiting to hear the good news of a Savior.</p> Sun, 09 Jan 2011 10:20:00 -0600To Your Name Be The Glory!Time Of Grace Ministryhttp://www.timeofgrace.org/media/video/104/to_your_name_be_the_gloryhttp://www.timeofgrace.org/media/video/104/to_your_name_be_the_glory<p>It&#39;s easy to fall into the trap of glorifying earthly things, but God&#39;s purpose for us is resolute and he will never settle for anything less than number one in our hearts. As believers, God blesses us with forgiveness for the sins we have not even committed yet. &nbsp;If our relationships, marriages, and friendships fail we can trust that our relationship with God is steady and loving. &nbsp;</p> <p>It&#39;s easy to fall into the trap of glorifying earthly things, but God&#39;s purpose for us is resolute and he will never settle for anything less than number one in our hearts. As believers, God blesses us with forgiveness for the sins we have not even committed yet. &nbsp;If our relationships, marriages, and friendships fail we can trust that our relationship with God is steady and loving. &nbsp;</p> Sun, 02 Jan 2011 10:20:00 -0600Christ is Born - So What?Time Of Grace Ministryhttp://www.timeofgrace.org/media/video/103/christ_is_born_-_so_whathttp://www.timeofgrace.org/media/video/103/christ_is_born_-_so_what<p>The true meaning of Christmas is Jesus. He came to this earth as a human being and humbled himself to be like us. We have a perfect Savior to take all of the pressure off of us, even the pressure of the Holidays.</p> <p>The true meaning of Christmas is Jesus. He came to this earth as a human being and humbled himself to be like us. We have a perfect Savior to take all of the pressure off of us, even the pressure of the Holidays.</p> Sun, 26 Dec 2010 10:20:00 -0600The Messiah is Coming: What Did He Come To Do?Time Of Grace Ministryhttp://www.timeofgrace.org/media/video/102/the_messiah_is_coming_what_did_he_come_to_dohttp://www.timeofgrace.org/media/video/102/the_messiah_is_coming_what_did_he_come_to_do<p>Despite all of the bad things that happen in the world, we can trust that Jesus is there to turn our darkness into light. &nbsp;He washes away our sins and makes us right in the eyes of God our Father.</p> <p>Despite all of the bad things that happen in the world, we can trust that Jesus is there to turn our darkness into light. &nbsp;He washes away our sins and makes us right in the eyes of God our Father.</p> Sun, 19 Dec 2010 10:20:00 -0600The Messiah is Coming: Where Will He Come From?Time Of Grace Ministryhttp://www.timeofgrace.org/media/video/101/the_messiah_is_coming_where_will_he_come_fromhttp://www.timeofgrace.org/media/video/101/the_messiah_is_coming_where_will_he_come_from<p>Jesus is our shepherd, our guide for our life here on earth. He provides for us, protects us, and loves us so much that he came to earth, born of a lowly virgin, to save us from our sins.</p> <p>Jesus is our shepherd, our guide for our life here on earth. He provides for us, protects us, and loves us so much that he came to earth, born of a lowly virgin, to save us from our sins.</p> Sun, 12 Dec 2010 10:20:00 -0600The Messiah is Coming: What Kind of Welcome Does He Deserve?Time Of Grace Ministryhttp://www.timeofgrace.org/media/video/100/the_messiah_is_coming_what_kind_of_welcome_does_he_deservehttp://www.timeofgrace.org/media/video/100/the_messiah_is_coming_what_kind_of_welcome_does_he_deserve<p>Christ was born a humble birth, but the Magi traveled a far and dangerous way to bow humbly before a little baby. This Christmas season remember that celebrating Christ&#39;s birth should be the first thing on our list.</p> <p>Christ was born a humble birth, but the Magi traveled a far and dangerous way to bow humbly before a little baby. This Christmas season remember that celebrating Christ&#39;s birth should be the first thing on our list.</p> Sun, 05 Dec 2010 10:20:00 -0600Death to Life: He's Alive!Time Of Grace Ministryhttp://www.timeofgrace.org/media/video/97/death_to_life_hes_alivehttp://www.timeofgrace.org/media/video/97/death_to_life_hes_alive<p>We don&#39;t have to say good-bye to our loved ones when they pass because we know that we will be reunited in heaven through Jesus Christ. God has richly blessed us with eternal life.</p> <p>We don&#39;t have to say good-bye to our loved ones when they pass because we know that we will be reunited in heaven through Jesus Christ. God has richly blessed us with eternal life.</p> Sun, 07 Nov 2010 10:20:00 -0600Rend your HeartsTime Of Grace Ministryhttp://www.timeofgrace.org/media/video/96/rend_your_heartshttp://www.timeofgrace.org/media/video/96/rend_your_hearts<p>Don&#39;t spend your time worrying about all of the change that needs to be made in the world, instead focus on working together with other Christians in the common goal of telling the Good News of Christ Jesus.</p> <p>Don&#39;t spend your time worrying about all of the change that needs to be made in the world, instead focus on working together with other Christians in the common goal of telling the Good News of Christ Jesus.</p> Sun, 31 Oct 2010 10:20:00 -0500Death to Life: Tabitha, Get Up!Time Of Grace Ministryhttp://www.timeofgrace.org/media/video/95/death_to_life_tabitha_get_uphttp://www.timeofgrace.org/media/video/95/death_to_life_tabitha_get_up<p>God is almighty and powerful and loves us even though we are miserable sinners.  God doesn't care what we look like out the outside, he only cares about the faith in our hearts.</p> <p>God is almighty and powerful and loves us even though we are miserable sinners.  God doesn't care what we look like out the outside, he only cares about the faith in our hearts.</p> Sun, 24 Oct 2010 10:20:00 -0500Death to Life: Don't Raise My Hopes!Time Of Grace Ministryhttp://www.timeofgrace.org/media/video/94/death_to_life_dont_raise_my_hopeshttp://www.timeofgrace.org/media/video/94/death_to_life_dont_raise_my_hopes<p>Let God into your heart, even the places that hurt the most because God cares for you. He gives us reassurance that there is a plan for our life and our only job is to have faith and hope in Jesus Christ.</p> <p>Let God into your heart, even the places that hurt the most because God cares for you. He gives us reassurance that there is a plan for our life and our only job is to have faith and hope in Jesus Christ.</p> Sun, 17 Oct 2010 10:20:00 -0500Death to Life: Look - Your Son is Alive!Time Of Grace Ministryhttp://www.timeofgrace.org/media/video/93/death_to_life_look_-_your_son_is_alivehttp://www.timeofgrace.org/media/video/93/death_to_life_look_-_your_son_is_alive<p>God gives to us and also takes away to remind us that the most important thing is to remain in faith. &nbsp;If we bind ourselves in faith to God nothing will tear us down.</p> <p>God gives to us and also takes away to remind us that the most important thing is to remain in faith. &nbsp;If we bind ourselves in faith to God nothing will tear us down.</p> Sun, 10 Oct 2010 10:20:00 -0500Glory Revealed: Bread and Fish for EveryoneTime Of Grace Ministryhttp://www.timeofgrace.org/media/video/89/glory_revealed_bread_and_fish_for_everyonehttp://www.timeofgrace.org/media/video/89/glory_revealed_bread_and_fish_for_everyone<p>Put all your trust in Jesus because he will provide. Our prayers might not be answered in the way we want or when we want, but God is listening. He hears our needs.</p> <p>Put all your trust in Jesus because he will provide. Our prayers might not be answered in the way we want or when we want, but God is listening. He hears our needs.</p> Sun, 12 Sep 2010 10:20:00 -0500Glory Revealed: Why Did You Doubt?Time Of Grace Ministryhttp://www.timeofgrace.org/media/video/88/glory_revealed_why_did_you_doubthttp://www.timeofgrace.org/media/video/88/glory_revealed_why_did_you_doubt<p>Jesus proved to be all powerful when he enabled Peter to walk on water. &nbsp;He blesses us with daily miracles and our job is to trust in him and know that he is the ultimate creator and provider for us.</p> <p>Jesus proved to be all powerful when he enabled Peter to walk on water. &nbsp;He blesses us with daily miracles and our job is to trust in him and know that he is the ultimate creator and provider for us.</p> Sun, 05 Sep 2010 10:20:00 -0500Glory Revealed: Money from FishTime Of Grace Ministryhttp://www.timeofgrace.org/media/video/87/glory_revealed_money_from_fishhttp://www.timeofgrace.org/media/video/87/glory_revealed_money_from_fish<p>Jesus humbled himself as true man and provided, through a miracle, the money owed in temple taxes. &nbsp;God continues to provide for us today and in return we give thanks to God through our freewill offerings. &nbsp;</p> <p>Jesus humbled himself as true man and provided, through a miracle, the money owed in temple taxes. &nbsp;God continues to provide for us today and in return we give thanks to God through our freewill offerings. &nbsp;</p> Sun, 29 Aug 2010 10:20:00 -0500Glory Revealed: The Ears of the Deaf are OpenedTime Of Grace Ministryhttp://www.timeofgrace.org/media/video/86/glory_revealed_the_ears_of_the_deaf_are_openedhttp://www.timeofgrace.org/media/video/86/glory_revealed_the_ears_of_the_deaf_are_opened<p>God works in mysterious and wondrous ways. As sinful human beings, we are not perfect and often forget that even though we have hardships God delivers us through it all. &nbsp;</p> <p>God works in mysterious and wondrous ways. As sinful human beings, we are not perfect and often forget that even though we have hardships God delivers us through it all. &nbsp;</p> Sun, 22 Aug 2010 10:20:00 -05002nd Peter, First Importance: How Shall We Then Live?Time Of Grace Ministryhttp://www.timeofgrace.org/media/video/85/2nd_peter_first_importance_how_shall_we_then_livehttp://www.timeofgrace.org/media/video/85/2nd_peter_first_importance_how_shall_we_then_live<p>God encourages us to grow in our spiritual life. He will see to it that we grow in earthly ways, but our focus should be growing as children of God.</p> <p>God encourages us to grow in our spiritual life. He will see to it that we grow in earthly ways, but our focus should be growing as children of God.</p> Sun, 18 Jul 2010 10:20:00 -05002nd Peter, First Importance: A New Heaven and Earth are ComingTime Of Grace Ministryhttp://www.timeofgrace.org/media/video/84/2nd_peter_first_importance_a_new_heaven_and_earth_are_cominghttp://www.timeofgrace.org/media/video/84/2nd_peter_first_importance_a_new_heaven_and_earth_are_coming<p>Don&#39;t hold on the earthly things because God will destroy everything when it is time to take all believers to heaven. It will be sad for us to see everything gone, but glad for the gift of eternal life with Jesus in heaven.</p> <p>Don&#39;t hold on the earthly things because God will destroy everything when it is time to take all believers to heaven. It will be sad for us to see everything gone, but glad for the gift of eternal life with Jesus in heaven.</p> Sun, 11 Jul 2010 10:20:00 -0500Honor Both God and CaesarTime Of Grace Ministryhttp://www.timeofgrace.org/media/video/83/honor_both_god_and_caesarhttp://www.timeofgrace.org/media/video/83/honor_both_god_and_caesar<p>It can be hard to not complain about paying taxes and other fees to the government. &nbsp;Christ instructed us to give to God what is God&#39;s and to the government what is rightfully theirs. &nbsp;We honor God by honoring the authority he has placed here on earth for us to follow.</p> <p>It can be hard to not complain about paying taxes and other fees to the government. &nbsp;Christ instructed us to give to God what is God&#39;s and to the government what is rightfully theirs. &nbsp;We honor God by honoring the authority he has placed here on earth for us to follow.</p> Sun, 04 Jul 2010 10:20:00 -05002nd Peter, First Importance: There Really Will Be A Judgment DayTime Of Grace Ministryhttp://www.timeofgrace.org/media/video/82/2nd_peter_first_importance_there_really_will_be_a_judgment_dayhttp://www.timeofgrace.org/media/video/82/2nd_peter_first_importance_there_really_will_be_a_judgment_day<p>As sinful humans we often cling to our worldly life and possessions. &nbsp;A day of accountability is coming and the greatest gift we can give ourselves and our loved ones is to cling to the promise of holiness through Jesus. &nbsp;Only he can guide our way into eternal life in heaven.</p> <p>As sinful humans we often cling to our worldly life and possessions. &nbsp;A day of accountability is coming and the greatest gift we can give ourselves and our loved ones is to cling to the promise of holiness through Jesus. &nbsp;Only he can guide our way into eternal life in heaven.</p> Sun, 27 Jun 2010 10:20:00 -0500Godly Wisdom is a Father's LegacyTime Of Grace Ministryhttp://www.timeofgrace.org/media/video/81/godly_wisdom_is_a_fathers_legacyhttp://www.timeofgrace.org/media/video/81/godly_wisdom_is_a_fathers_legacy<p>A father&#39;s role on earth is to love, guide, and take care of his children. &nbsp;God &nbsp;urges his children to listen and respect their earthly parents. &nbsp;Not each of us has been blessed with a good father to look up to, but we know that we have the ultimate father in heaven watching over us.</p> <p>A father&#39;s role on earth is to love, guide, and take care of his children. &nbsp;God &nbsp;urges his children to listen and respect their earthly parents. &nbsp;Not each of us has been blessed with a good father to look up to, but we know that we have the ultimate father in heaven watching over us.</p> Sun, 20 Jun 2010 10:20:00 -0500By This Gospel You Are SavedTime Of Grace Ministryhttp://www.timeofgrace.org/media/video/80/by_this_gospel_you_are_savedhttp://www.timeofgrace.org/media/video/80/by_this_gospel_you_are_saved<p>God gives us the tools to cross the &quot;bridge&quot; into heaven. We are saved through Christ and our mission on earth is to tell others so that they might enjoy heaven too.</p> <p>God gives us the tools to cross the &quot;bridge&quot; into heaven. We are saved through Christ and our mission on earth is to tell others so that they might enjoy heaven too.</p> Sun, 30 May 2010 10:20:00 -0500Shriveled Hand, Shriveled HeartsTime Of Grace Ministryhttp://www.timeofgrace.org/media/video/79/shriveled_hand_shriveled_heartshttp://www.timeofgrace.org/media/video/79/shriveled_hand_shriveled_hearts<p>God gave us the Sabbath Day to cherish our relationship with him, not as a way to enforce the &quot;no working&quot; rule. It is a day to rest and reconnect with our Savior.</p> <p>God gave us the Sabbath Day to cherish our relationship with him, not as a way to enforce the &quot;no working&quot; rule. It is a day to rest and reconnect with our Savior.</p> Sun, 23 May 2010 10:20:00 -0500Moms on a MissionTime Of Grace Ministryhttp://www.timeofgrace.org/media/video/77/moms_on_a_missionhttp://www.timeofgrace.org/media/video/77/moms_on_a_mission<p>Moses&rsquo; mother knew that he was set apart for a godly purpose. She did all she could to protect him and pass her faith on to him so that he could carry out whatever plan God had for him. Mothers play an astounding role in children&rsquo;s lives, preparing them for the future as well as transmitting faith to them.</p> <p>Moses&rsquo; mother knew that he was set apart for a godly purpose. She did all she could to protect him and pass her faith on to him so that he could carry out whatever plan God had for him. Mothers play an astounding role in children&rsquo;s lives, preparing them for the future as well as transmitting faith to them.</p> Sun, 09 May 2010 10:20:00 -0500First Peter, First Things: Submission is StrengthTime Of Grace Ministryhttp://www.timeofgrace.org/media/video/73/first_peter_first_things_submission_is_strengthhttp://www.timeofgrace.org/media/video/73/first_peter_first_things_submission_is_strength<p>Most people don&#39;t like to be the one always giving in, always letting other people take the lead. &nbsp;God makes it very clear to us that submitting to him does not make us weak, it makes us strong. &nbsp;His son Jesus was strong as he died for us. &nbsp;We want to show our humility by submitting to the our government or employers. &nbsp;Others can see Christ in us.</p> <p>Most people don&#39;t like to be the one always giving in, always letting other people take the lead. &nbsp;God makes it very clear to us that submitting to him does not make us weak, it makes us strong. &nbsp;His son Jesus was strong as he died for us. &nbsp;We want to show our humility by submitting to the our government or employers. &nbsp;Others can see Christ in us.</p> Sun, 11 Apr 2010 10:20:00 -0500Hear The Rooster! (Easter Sunday)Time Of Grace Ministryhttp://www.timeofgrace.org/media/video/72/hear_the_rooster_(easter_sunday)http://www.timeofgrace.org/media/video/72/hear_the_rooster_(easter_sunday)<p>We hear the Good Friday rooster in sorrow and repentance. We ignore Jesus just like Peter. We also hear the resurrection rooster. We are assured that because our Savior lives we too will live.</p> <p>We hear the Good Friday rooster in sorrow and repentance. We ignore Jesus just like Peter. We also hear the resurrection rooster. We are assured that because our Savior lives we too will live.</p> Sun, 04 Apr 2010 10:20:00 -0500What Time Is It? (Palm Sunday)Time Of Grace Ministryhttp://www.timeofgrace.org/media/video/71/what_time_is_it_(palm_sunday)http://www.timeofgrace.org/media/video/71/what_time_is_it_(palm_sunday)<p>When Jesus rode into Jerusalem, the people knew it was time to worship him. Jesus knew it was time for him to die. We are given time to worship and believe too. That time is now. There are those who are wasting their time and not believing. We need to go and tell. Time is short.</p> <p>When Jesus rode into Jerusalem, the people knew it was time to worship him. Jesus knew it was time for him to die. We are given time to worship and believe too. That time is now. There are those who are wasting their time and not believing. We need to go and tell. Time is short.</p> Sun, 28 Mar 2010 10:20:00 -0500First Peter, First Things: I Can Smile When It HurtsTime Of Grace Ministryhttp://www.timeofgrace.org/media/video/70/first_peter_first_things_i_can_smile_when_it_hurtshttp://www.timeofgrace.org/media/video/70/first_peter_first_things_i_can_smile_when_it_hurts<p>We can rejoice when we&rsquo;re persecuted for being Christian because we&rsquo;ve identified ourselves with Christ and his forgiveness. God promises to bless us no matter the situation. We can take that suffering for Christ and be overjoyed that we bear the name Christian and that we have a place in heaven with Jesus.</p> <p>We can rejoice when we&rsquo;re persecuted for being Christian because we&rsquo;ve identified ourselves with Christ and his forgiveness. God promises to bless us no matter the situation. We can take that suffering for Christ and be overjoyed that we bear the name Christian and that we have a place in heaven with Jesus.</p> Sun, 21 Mar 2010 10:20:00 -0500First Peter, First Things: Hope Keeps Me GoingTime Of Grace Ministryhttp://www.timeofgrace.org/media/video/69/first_peter_first_things_hope_keeps_me_goinghttp://www.timeofgrace.org/media/video/69/first_peter_first_things_hope_keeps_me_going<p>We can praise God through our &nbsp;problems because we have the assurance and hope of heaven given to us because Jesus died and rose. &nbsp;It can be challenging to find the positive, but looking to God for guidance and having faith that he is in control of our lives can bring great peace and joy.&nbsp;</p> <p>We can praise God through our &nbsp;problems because we have the assurance and hope of heaven given to us because Jesus died and rose. &nbsp;It can be challenging to find the positive, but looking to God for guidance and having faith that he is in control of our lives can bring great peace and joy.&nbsp;</p> Sun, 14 Mar 2010 10:20:00 -0500I've Got the Blues: Our World Is so EvilTime Of Grace Ministryhttp://www.timeofgrace.org/media/video/68/ive_got_the_blues_our_world_is_so_evilhttp://www.timeofgrace.org/media/video/68/ive_got_the_blues_our_world_is_so_evil<p>Our world is constantly changing, but it was no different in David&#39;s time. &nbsp;The world for David was shifting and evil was replacing much of the good. &nbsp;As sinners, we are on a downward spiral, but we are living in the age of the Messiah. &nbsp;Jesus paid for our sins and turns on black hearts pure. &nbsp;What comfort it is to know that even as things get bad around us we can surround ourselves with good through our Savior.</p> <p>Our world is constantly changing, but it was no different in David&#39;s time. &nbsp;The world for David was shifting and evil was replacing much of the good. &nbsp;As sinners, we are on a downward spiral, but we are living in the age of the Messiah. &nbsp;Jesus paid for our sins and turns on black hearts pure. &nbsp;What comfort it is to know that even as things get bad around us we can surround ourselves with good through our Savior.</p> Sun, 31 Jan 2010 10:20:00 -0600I've Got the Blues: Nothing Good Is HappeningTime Of Grace Ministryhttp://www.timeofgrace.org/media/video/67/ive_got_the_blues_nothing_good_is_happeninghttp://www.timeofgrace.org/media/video/67/ive_got_the_blues_nothing_good_is_happening<p>Our lives can so often feel like they are on a downward spiral. &nbsp;Getting caught up in the bad things that happen can drag us down and take us farther from God&#39;s message of hope. &nbsp;David had a hard life, but despite all of the trials he endured God used David and his family for the lineage of Christ. &nbsp;No matter how rough things get for us, we have the blessing of knowing that God is with us, he smiles down upon us and is our strength in our time of need.</p> <p>Our lives can so often feel like they are on a downward spiral. &nbsp;Getting caught up in the bad things that happen can drag us down and take us farther from God&#39;s message of hope. &nbsp;David had a hard life, but despite all of the trials he endured God used David and his family for the lineage of Christ. &nbsp;No matter how rough things get for us, we have the blessing of knowing that God is with us, he smiles down upon us and is our strength in our time of need.</p> Sun, 24 Jan 2010 10:20:00 -0600It Only Takes OneTime Of Grace Ministryhttp://www.timeofgrace.org/media/video/66/it_only_takes_onehttp://www.timeofgrace.org/media/video/66/it_only_takes_one<p>God often uses people to serve as leaders. He has also chosen us to be his people and to bring the message of hope to all of God&#39;s people.</p> <p>God often uses people to serve as leaders. He has also chosen us to be his people and to bring the message of hope to all of God&#39;s people.</p> Sun, 17 Jan 2010 10:20:00 -0600Christmas Mysteries: Eternal Generation of the SonTime Of Grace Ministryhttp://www.timeofgrace.org/media/video/65/christmas_mysteries_eternal_generation_of_the_sonhttp://www.timeofgrace.org/media/video/65/christmas_mysteries_eternal_generation_of_the_son<p>Jesus is the Son of God, not lesser than the father, but equal. He was sent to earth to carry out God&#39;s plan of salvation. Jesus is all-powerful and keeps us safe from sin and the devil.</p> <p>Jesus is the Son of God, not lesser than the father, but equal. He was sent to earth to carry out God&#39;s plan of salvation. Jesus is all-powerful and keeps us safe from sin and the devil.</p> Sun, 10 Jan 2010 10:20:00 -0600Christmas Mysteries: God In Human FleshTime Of Grace Ministryhttp://www.timeofgrace.org/media/video/64/christmas_mysteries_god_in_human_fleshhttp://www.timeofgrace.org/media/video/64/christmas_mysteries_god_in_human_flesh<p>Jesus was born a man, but still the son of God. &nbsp;What a confusing idea? Jesus walked the earth with the rest of the sinners, but was perfect. &nbsp;He was not a sinner like us. &nbsp;It truly is a mystery to think about, but what a blessing that Jesus humbled himself to be born such a lowly birth and to walk the earth with lowly people. &nbsp;Because of his sacrifice and God&#39;s love we are saved by grace.</p> <p>Jesus was born a man, but still the son of God. &nbsp;What a confusing idea? Jesus walked the earth with the rest of the sinners, but was perfect. &nbsp;He was not a sinner like us. &nbsp;It truly is a mystery to think about, but what a blessing that Jesus humbled himself to be born such a lowly birth and to walk the earth with lowly people. &nbsp;Because of his sacrifice and God&#39;s love we are saved by grace.</p> Sun, 03 Jan 2010 10:20:00 -0600Christmas Mysteries: The Virgin BirthTime Of Grace Ministryhttp://www.timeofgrace.org/media/video/63/christmas_mysteries_the_virgin_birthhttp://www.timeofgrace.org/media/video/63/christmas_mysteries_the_virgin_birth<p>Our sinful human minds can&#39;t understand how Jesus was born to a virgin. &nbsp;This was all part of God&#39;s plan and was not an unplanned pregnancy. &nbsp;This plan was well thought out and was done out of love. &nbsp;God has a plan for our life and we can be assured that he is in control of our lives.</p> <p>Our sinful human minds can&#39;t understand how Jesus was born to a virgin. &nbsp;This was all part of God&#39;s plan and was not an unplanned pregnancy. &nbsp;This plan was well thought out and was done out of love. &nbsp;God has a plan for our life and we can be assured that he is in control of our lives.</p> Sun, 27 Dec 2009 10:20:00 -0600Get Ready: Overhaul Your LifeTime Of Grace Ministryhttp://www.timeofgrace.org/media/video/62/get_ready_overhaul_your_lifehttp://www.timeofgrace.org/media/video/62/get_ready_overhaul_your_life<p>We can get rid of the bad and live for God because we are redeemed children through Christ. &nbsp;God loves us and has forgiven us even though we are sinful human beings. &nbsp;We can serve others and find joy in our lives because God has changed us from sinful humans to forgiven children of God.</p> <p>We can get rid of the bad and live for God because we are redeemed children through Christ. &nbsp;God loves us and has forgiven us even though we are sinful human beings. &nbsp;We can serve others and find joy in our lives because God has changed us from sinful humans to forgiven children of God.</p> Sun, 20 Dec 2009 10:20:00 -0600Get Ready: Await His BaptismTime Of Grace Ministryhttp://www.timeofgrace.org/media/video/61/get_ready_await_his_baptismhttp://www.timeofgrace.org/media/video/61/get_ready_await_his_baptism<p>The Holy Spirit gives us the gift of faith and eternal life in Christ. We are to spread the Word and give hope to others as God has given hope to us.</p> <p>The Holy Spirit gives us the gift of faith and eternal life in Christ. We are to spread the Word and give hope to others as God has given hope to us.</p> Sun, 13 Dec 2009 10:20:00 -0600Get Ready: Expect His ReturnTime Of Grace Ministryhttp://www.timeofgrace.org/media/video/59/get_ready_expect_his_returnhttp://www.timeofgrace.org/media/video/59/get_ready_expect_his_return<p>Our society often promotes living like there is no tomorrow, grabbing all the gusto you can because life is too short to worry about consequences, if there are any, that is. &nbsp;But applying this same philosophy to our spiritual lives is extremely dangerous. &nbsp;We are accountable to God for our sins. &nbsp;Jesus will return to judge the world, and we need to be prepared. &nbsp;For those who are not connected to Jesus on the day of judgment, it will be terrifying. &nbsp;But for those with faith in their hearts, Jesus will lift us up to live with him in the mansions of heaven.</p> <p>Our society often promotes living like there is no tomorrow, grabbing all the gusto you can because life is too short to worry about consequences, if there are any, that is. &nbsp;But applying this same philosophy to our spiritual lives is extremely dangerous. &nbsp;We are accountable to God for our sins. &nbsp;Jesus will return to judge the world, and we need to be prepared. &nbsp;For those who are not connected to Jesus on the day of judgment, it will be terrifying. &nbsp;But for those with faith in their hearts, Jesus will lift us up to live with him in the mansions of heaven.</p> Sun, 06 Dec 2009 10:20:00 -0600Get Ready: Behold The LambTime Of Grace Ministryhttp://www.timeofgrace.org/media/video/58/get_ready_behold_the_lambhttp://www.timeofgrace.org/media/video/58/get_ready_behold_the_lamb<p>God sent John to prepare the way for Jesus. We prepare each Advent season for the celebration of the birth of Christ. Jesus life was a blessing and gift for all believers.</p> <p>God sent John to prepare the way for Jesus. We prepare each Advent season for the celebration of the birth of Christ. Jesus life was a blessing and gift for all believers.</p> Sun, 29 Nov 2009 10:20:00 -0600Pay Attention! Give Thanks!Time Of Grace Ministryhttp://www.timeofgrace.org/media/video/57/pay_attention_give_thankshttp://www.timeofgrace.org/media/video/57/pay_attention_give_thanks<p>Hosea had a horrible marriage and yet he was thankful to God. We are not always grateful for the blessings that God has given us. We need to remember to have an attitude of gratitude.</p> <p>Hosea had a horrible marriage and yet he was thankful to God. We are not always grateful for the blessings that God has given us. We need to remember to have an attitude of gratitude.</p> Sun, 22 Nov 2009 10:20:00 -0600Love Each OtherTime Of Grace Ministryhttp://www.timeofgrace.org/media/video/56/love_each_otherhttp://www.timeofgrace.org/media/video/56/love_each_other<p>We are sinful humans, redeemed through the blood of Christ. Jesus shows his love for us and models how we should treat other people.</p> <p>We are sinful humans, redeemed through the blood of Christ. Jesus shows his love for us and models how we should treat other people.</p> Sun, 15 Nov 2009 10:20:00 -0600God Loves YouTime Of Grace Ministryhttp://www.timeofgrace.org/media/video/55/god_loves_youhttp://www.timeofgrace.org/media/video/55/god_loves_you<p>God sent his son to die on the cross for us that we might live. &nbsp;He loved us so much that he has washed away our guilt and sin and given us the promise of eternal life in heaven.</p> <p>God sent his son to die on the cross for us that we might live. &nbsp;He loved us so much that he has washed away our guilt and sin and given us the promise of eternal life in heaven.</p> Sun, 08 Nov 2009 10:20:00 -0600Me? Gifted? Shine Like StarsTime Of Grace Ministryhttp://www.timeofgrace.org/media/video/54/me_gifted_shine_like_starshttp://www.timeofgrace.org/media/video/54/me_gifted_shine_like_stars<p>Have you lost your charge for the Lord? &nbsp;Just like a rechargeable battery in your camera need to be plugged in every once in a while, we too need to be plugged in and recharged in our faith. &nbsp;Paul worried about the next generation and taught God&#39;s people to shine like stars for those yet to come. &nbsp;Be a shining star for Jesus and let others see that being charged up for the Lord is gift.</p> <p>Have you lost your charge for the Lord? &nbsp;Just like a rechargeable battery in your camera need to be plugged in every once in a while, we too need to be plugged in and recharged in our faith. &nbsp;Paul worried about the next generation and taught God&#39;s people to shine like stars for those yet to come. &nbsp;Be a shining star for Jesus and let others see that being charged up for the Lord is gift.</p> Sun, 01 Nov 2009 10:20:00 -0600Me? Gifted? For The Common GoodTime Of Grace Ministryhttp://www.timeofgrace.org/media/video/53/me_gifted_for_the_common_goodhttp://www.timeofgrace.org/media/video/53/me_gifted_for_the_common_good<p>Accepting compliments and praise can be a challenge. &nbsp;God has blessed us all with gifts that can be used in various ways. &nbsp;Some of us might be gifted at talking, so we can share God&#39;s word with others. &nbsp;Some of us might be good at other things and each of us can use our gifts to please God. &nbsp;So don&#39;t just sit around and be insecure about your gifts, use what God has give you and get out there into the world.</p> <p>Accepting compliments and praise can be a challenge. &nbsp;God has blessed us all with gifts that can be used in various ways. &nbsp;Some of us might be gifted at talking, so we can share God&#39;s word with others. &nbsp;Some of us might be good at other things and each of us can use our gifts to please God. &nbsp;So don&#39;t just sit around and be insecure about your gifts, use what God has give you and get out there into the world.</p> Sun, 25 Oct 2009 10:20:00 -0500Me? Gifted? What Jesus GivesTime Of Grace Ministryhttp://www.timeofgrace.org/media/video/52/me_gifted_what_jesus_giveshttp://www.timeofgrace.org/media/video/52/me_gifted_what_jesus_gives<p>Little children are often scared to be left alone without their parents. &nbsp;The disciples were scared to be left on earth without Jesus here to guide them and be with them. &nbsp;The time had come for Jesus to give mankind the ultimate gift; the sacrifice of himself on the cross in payment for all of our sins. &nbsp;There is no need to be afraid because even though Jesus is now in heaven we have the Bible to serve as our guide. &nbsp;</p> <p>Little children are often scared to be left alone without their parents. &nbsp;The disciples were scared to be left on earth without Jesus here to guide them and be with them. &nbsp;The time had come for Jesus to give mankind the ultimate gift; the sacrifice of himself on the cross in payment for all of our sins. &nbsp;There is no need to be afraid because even though Jesus is now in heaven we have the Bible to serve as our guide. &nbsp;</p> Sun, 18 Oct 2009 10:20:00 -0500Me? Gifted? Everybody Has Gifts!Time Of Grace Ministryhttp://www.timeofgrace.org/media/video/51/me_gifted_everybody_has_giftshttp://www.timeofgrace.org/media/video/51/me_gifted_everybody_has_gifts<p>It might not seem like we have any gifts or talents, but God has truly blessed each and every one of us with a gift. &nbsp;But our biggest gift that we have and can pass on to others is the gift of knowing about our savior. &nbsp;We are armed with God&#39;s word and are gifted with the knowledge of eternal life.</p> <p>It might not seem like we have any gifts or talents, but God has truly blessed each and every one of us with a gift. &nbsp;But our biggest gift that we have and can pass on to others is the gift of knowing about our savior. &nbsp;We are armed with God&#39;s word and are gifted with the knowledge of eternal life.</p> Sun, 11 Oct 2009 10:20:00 -0500The Big Deal: The HopeTime Of Grace Ministryhttp://www.timeofgrace.org/media/video/50/the_big_deal_the_hopehttp://www.timeofgrace.org/media/video/50/the_big_deal_the_hope<p>We don&#39;t escape hardships just because we are believers. We share in Christ&#39;s suffering, but we are also blessed with the encouragement of eternal life.</p> <p>We don&#39;t escape hardships just because we are believers. We share in Christ&#39;s suffering, but we are also blessed with the encouragement of eternal life.</p> Sun, 04 Oct 2009 10:20:00 -0500The Big Deal: The GuaranteeTime Of Grace Ministryhttp://www.timeofgrace.org/media/video/49/the_big_deal_the_guaranteehttp://www.timeofgrace.org/media/video/49/the_big_deal_the_guarantee<p>We can&#39;t earn God&#39;s love. God loves us no matter what we do and loved us enough to send us Christ. We are wiped clean by his death.</p> <p>We can&#39;t earn God&#39;s love. God loves us no matter what we do and loved us enough to send us Christ. We are wiped clean by his death.</p> Sun, 27 Sep 2009 10:20:00 -0500The Big Deal: The PlanTime Of Grace Ministryhttp://www.timeofgrace.org/media/video/48/the_big_deal_the_planhttp://www.timeofgrace.org/media/video/48/the_big_deal_the_plan<p>We can be a more effective witness by first understanding the people we are trying to reach. Do not avoid people who are different. God wants us to teach others what being a Christian is all about.</p> <p>We can be a more effective witness by first understanding the people we are trying to reach. Do not avoid people who are different. God wants us to teach others what being a Christian is all about.</p> Sun, 20 Sep 2009 10:20:00 -0500Go Make Disciples: In All The WorldTime Of Grace Ministryhttp://www.timeofgrace.org/media/video/47/go_make_disciples_in_all_the_worldhttp://www.timeofgrace.org/media/video/47/go_make_disciples_in_all_the_world<p>God commands us to go into all the world and make disciples of all nations. &nbsp;It doesn&#39;t matter where someone lives, they still need the news of their Savior. &nbsp;With all of the advances in technology and ways to travel we truly can be disciples for Jesus and take the Gospel message to all the ends of the earth. &nbsp;</p> <p>God commands us to go into all the world and make disciples of all nations. &nbsp;It doesn&#39;t matter where someone lives, they still need the news of their Savior. &nbsp;With all of the advances in technology and ways to travel we truly can be disciples for Jesus and take the Gospel message to all the ends of the earth. &nbsp;</p> Sun, 16 Aug 2009 10:20:00 -0500Go Make Disciples: Using TechnologyTime Of Grace Ministryhttp://www.timeofgrace.org/media/video/46/go_make_disciples_using_technologyhttp://www.timeofgrace.org/media/video/46/go_make_disciples_using_technology<p>God has blessed us with technology. &nbsp;Internet, cell phones, and portable devices makes it easy for Jesus to be with you at any time. &nbsp;We can use these tools to reach more and more people in new ways. &nbsp;Jesus traveled on foot spreading the news of salvation. &nbsp;Let&#39;s use what we have been blessed with to reach the farthest corners of the world with the news of Christ.</p> <p>God has blessed us with technology. &nbsp;Internet, cell phones, and portable devices makes it easy for Jesus to be with you at any time. &nbsp;We can use these tools to reach more and more people in new ways. &nbsp;Jesus traveled on foot spreading the news of salvation. &nbsp;Let&#39;s use what we have been blessed with to reach the farthest corners of the world with the news of Christ.</p> Sun, 09 Aug 2009 10:20:00 -0500Go Make Disciples: Of People Not Like YouTime Of Grace Ministryhttp://www.timeofgrace.org/media/video/45/go_make_disciples_of_people_not_like_youhttp://www.timeofgrace.org/media/video/45/go_make_disciples_of_people_not_like_you<p>Everyone needs a Savior. &nbsp;It can be scary to get out of our comfort zone and talk to people that we don&#39;t know about Jesus. &nbsp;God created all human beings and even if someone is different from us, they are a child of God. &nbsp;Don&#39;t be afraid to tell anyone about the good news of a Savior.</p> <p>Everyone needs a Savior. &nbsp;It can be scary to get out of our comfort zone and talk to people that we don&#39;t know about Jesus. &nbsp;God created all human beings and even if someone is different from us, they are a child of God. &nbsp;Don&#39;t be afraid to tell anyone about the good news of a Savior.</p> Sun, 02 Aug 2009 10:20:00 -0500Go Make Disciples: In Your FamilyTime Of Grace Ministryhttp://www.timeofgrace.org/media/video/44/go_make_disciples_in_your_familyhttp://www.timeofgrace.org/media/video/44/go_make_disciples_in_your_family<p>We often forget that the people sitting next to us in church might need a spiritual boost, too. It is easy to go to church and be a Christian, but to truly have Jesus as the center of your life can be a challenge. &nbsp;Don&#39;t put off sharing your faith with those around you just because you assume they already believe. &nbsp;Even a believing heart can use a reminder about Christ&#39;s love.</p> <p>We often forget that the people sitting next to us in church might need a spiritual boost, too. It is easy to go to church and be a Christian, but to truly have Jesus as the center of your life can be a challenge. &nbsp;Don&#39;t put off sharing your faith with those around you just because you assume they already believe. &nbsp;Even a believing heart can use a reminder about Christ&#39;s love.</p> Sun, 26 Jul 2009 10:20:00 -0500Set Me Free: From HopelessnessTime Of Grace Ministryhttp://www.timeofgrace.org/media/video/19/set_me_free_from_hopelessnesshttp://www.timeofgrace.org/media/video/19/set_me_free_from_hopelessness<p>Hopelessness and depression can cripple even the strongest Christian. God assures us through Jesus that we have hope. We are chosen children of God and are blessed with forgiveness.</p> <p>Hopelessness and depression can cripple even the strongest Christian. God assures us through Jesus that we have hope. We are chosen children of God and are blessed with forgiveness.</p> Sun, 19 Jul 2009 10:20:00 -0500Set Me Free: From FearTime Of Grace Ministryhttp://www.timeofgrace.org/media/video/18/set_me_free_from_fearhttp://www.timeofgrace.org/media/video/18/set_me_free_from_fear<p>Fear comes from our sinful nature. Jesus dies for our sins and now we are never left alone by God. We will join him in heaven and now have nothing to fear.</p> <p>Fear comes from our sinful nature. Jesus dies for our sins and now we are never left alone by God. We will join him in heaven and now have nothing to fear.</p> Sun, 12 Jul 2009 10:20:00 -0500Set Me Free: From AngerTime Of Grace Ministryhttp://www.timeofgrace.org/media/video/17/set_me_free_from_angerhttp://www.timeofgrace.org/media/video/17/set_me_free_from_anger<p>Christ helps us change our lives. We are born sinful which leads us to be full of anger, but with God&#39;s help we can shed our old self and be new with the love of Christ.</p> <p>Christ helps us change our lives. We are born sinful which leads us to be full of anger, but with God&#39;s help we can shed our old self and be new with the love of Christ.</p> Sun, 05 Jul 2009 10:20:00 -0500Set Me Free: From LonelinessTime Of Grace Ministryhttp://www.timeofgrace.org/media/video/16/set_me_free_from_lonelinesshttp://www.timeofgrace.org/media/video/16/set_me_free_from_loneliness<p>Everyone feels lonely at times. God understands how we feel and cares about us. He promises to reach down from heaven and help us.</p> <p>Everyone feels lonely at times. God understands how we feel and cares about us. He promises to reach down from heaven and help us.</p> Sun, 28 Jun 2009 10:20:00 -0500How I love Being In God's HouseTime Of Grace Ministryhttp://www.timeofgrace.org/media/video/43/how_i_love_being_in_gods_househttp://www.timeofgrace.org/media/video/43/how_i_love_being_in_gods_house<p>God blesses us with congregations and fellow believers. The altar reminds us of Jesus&#39; sacrifice for us. The pastor and our fellow believers are there to help and guide us in God&#39;s Word. Appreciate the church.</p> <p>God blesses us with congregations and fellow believers. The altar reminds us of Jesus&#39; sacrifice for us. The pastor and our fellow believers are there to help and guide us in God&#39;s Word. Appreciate the church.</p> Sun, 17 May 2009 10:20:00 -0500Great Mothers Are Great Gifts From GodTime Of Grace Ministryhttp://www.timeofgrace.org/media/video/42/great_mothers_are_great_gifts_from_godhttp://www.timeofgrace.org/media/video/42/great_mothers_are_great_gifts_from_god<p>Hannah is an example of a mother giving her child to the Lord because God blessed her life. &nbsp;We should raise our children in the Lord because God has richly blessed our lives.</p> <p>Hannah is an example of a mother giving her child to the Lord because God blessed her life. &nbsp;We should raise our children in the Lord because God has richly blessed our lives.</p> Sun, 10 May 2009 10:20:00 -0500Treat The Lord Like The King He Is!Time Of Grace Ministryhttp://www.timeofgrace.org/media/video/41/treat_the_lord_like_the_king_he_ishttp://www.timeofgrace.org/media/video/41/treat_the_lord_like_the_king_he_is<p>God&#39;s hand is in literally everything that we do. &nbsp;Trusting in God to provide can be challenging, but he promises us that if we trust in him and treat him as our king he will pour out his blessing on us. &nbsp;He will also send people into our lives that will bless us. &nbsp;Allowing God to control your life is the best gift you can give yourself!</p> <p>God&#39;s hand is in literally everything that we do. &nbsp;Trusting in God to provide can be challenging, but he promises us that if we trust in him and treat him as our king he will pour out his blessing on us. &nbsp;He will also send people into our lives that will bless us. &nbsp;Allowing God to control your life is the best gift you can give yourself!</p> Sun, 19 Apr 2009 10:20:00 -0500The Seal is Broken - From the Inside Out!Time Of Grace Ministryhttp://www.timeofgrace.org/media/video/40/the_seal_is_broken_-_from_the_inside_outhttp://www.timeofgrace.org/media/video/40/the_seal_is_broken_-_from_the_inside_out<p>Jesus tomb was sealed by a large rock. He rose again from the dead, leaving behind an empty tomb. He took our sins upon himself and conquered death as our substitute.</p> <p>Jesus tomb was sealed by a large rock. He rose again from the dead, leaving behind an empty tomb. He took our sins upon himself and conquered death as our substitute.</p> Sun, 12 Apr 2009 10:20:00 -0500When I See The Blood, I Will Pass Over YouTime Of Grace Ministryhttp://www.timeofgrace.org/media/video/39/when_i_see_the_blood_i_will_pass_over_youhttp://www.timeofgrace.org/media/video/39/when_i_see_the_blood_i_will_pass_over_you<p>God took the Israelites out of slavery. &nbsp;God&#39;s people practiced the Passover to remember the angel of death passing over them and sparing them. &nbsp;We celebrate the Lord&#39;s Supper to remind us of Jesus sacrifice on the cross for us.</p> <p>God took the Israelites out of slavery. &nbsp;God&#39;s people practiced the Passover to remember the angel of death passing over them and sparing them. &nbsp;We celebrate the Lord&#39;s Supper to remind us of Jesus sacrifice on the cross for us.</p> Sun, 05 Apr 2009 10:20:00 -0500Are We In The Last Days? God's Ultimate RescueTime Of Grace Ministryhttp://www.timeofgrace.org/media/video/38/are_we_in_the_last_days_gods_ultimate_rescuehttp://www.timeofgrace.org/media/video/38/are_we_in_the_last_days_gods_ultimate_rescue<p>Daniel had a vision of Jesus&#39; second coming. Our Savior will come to take all believers to heaven. We will live there for all eternity in the glory of God.</p> <p>Daniel had a vision of Jesus&#39; second coming. Our Savior will come to take all believers to heaven. We will live there for all eternity in the glory of God.</p> Sun, 29 Mar 2009 10:20:00 -0500Are We In The Last Days? God's JudgmentTime Of Grace Ministryhttp://www.timeofgrace.org/media/video/37/are_we_in_the_last_days_gods_judgmenthttp://www.timeofgrace.org/media/video/37/are_we_in_the_last_days_gods_judgment<p>We will all be held accountable for our sins. God knows everything we have done. We are spared from punishment through Jesus. He has given us the hope of eternal life in heaven.</p> <p>We will all be held accountable for our sins. God knows everything we have done. We are spared from punishment through Jesus. He has given us the hope of eternal life in heaven.</p> Sun, 22 Mar 2009 10:20:00 -0500Are We In The Last Days? War and FamineTime Of Grace Ministryhttp://www.timeofgrace.org/media/video/36/are_we_in_the_last_days_war_and_faminehttp://www.timeofgrace.org/media/video/36/are_we_in_the_last_days_war_and_famine<p>As time goes on people get more harsh and brutal. We can be hurt by this. Jesus gives us these signs to prepare us for the end times. We are hardened by earthly things, but we become closer to Christ.</p> <p>As time goes on people get more harsh and brutal. We can be hurt by this. Jesus gives us these signs to prepare us for the end times. We are hardened by earthly things, but we become closer to Christ.</p> Sun, 15 Mar 2009 10:20:00 -0500Are We In The Last Days? Natural DisastersTime Of Grace Ministryhttp://www.timeofgrace.org/media/video/35/are_we_in_the_last_days_natural_disastershttp://www.timeofgrace.org/media/video/35/are_we_in_the_last_days_natural_disasters<p>We look to Jesus for answers and hope in the last days. Disasters have been going on for years and God reminds us that someday this world will end and we will be in a better place for all of eternity.</p> <p>We look to Jesus for answers and hope in the last days. Disasters have been going on for years and God reminds us that someday this world will end and we will be in a better place for all of eternity.</p> Sun, 08 Mar 2009 10:20:00 -0500Jesus Is Lord: Over DiseaseTime Of Grace Ministryhttp://www.timeofgrace.org/media/video/34/jesus_is_lord_over_diseasehttp://www.timeofgrace.org/media/video/34/jesus_is_lord_over_disease<p>Jesus displayed his almighty power through numerous miracles. He displayed his ability to beat death and Satan. He performs miracles today. God encourages us to pray and to watch how God works for the good of those who love him.</p> <p>Jesus displayed his almighty power through numerous miracles. He displayed his ability to beat death and Satan. He performs miracles today. God encourages us to pray and to watch how God works for the good of those who love him.</p> Sun, 01 Mar 2009 10:20:00 -0600Jesus Is Lord: Over DeathTime Of Grace Ministryhttp://www.timeofgrace.org/media/video/33/jesus_is_lord_over_deathhttp://www.timeofgrace.org/media/video/33/jesus_is_lord_over_death<p>In his old age, the apostle John was given the opportunity to see Jesus in all his glory, magnificence, and power. Jesus has always been and will always be. This powerful God takes away our fear of dying because he conquered death, beat Satan, and unlocked the grave so that we have nothing to fear and only heaven to gain. He promises us that his victory over death is also ours through faith.</p> <p>In his old age, the apostle John was given the opportunity to see Jesus in all his glory, magnificence, and power. Jesus has always been and will always be. This powerful God takes away our fear of dying because he conquered death, beat Satan, and unlocked the grave so that we have nothing to fear and only heaven to gain. He promises us that his victory over death is also ours through faith.</p> Sun, 22 Feb 2009 10:20:00 -0600Jesus Is Lord: Over SinTime Of Grace Ministryhttp://www.timeofgrace.org/media/video/32/jesus_is_lord_over_sinhttp://www.timeofgrace.org/media/video/32/jesus_is_lord_over_sin<p>Old Testament animal sacrifices were a hands on, visual demonstration of the substitutionary shedding of blood Jesus would make for us. &nbsp;Jesus is our permanent priest, or bridge, taking care of our most pressing need, removing the curse of sin. &nbsp;The Great Exchange - our sins for his holiness. &nbsp;Jesus is the &#39;cotter pin&#39; linking us together with God.</p> <p>Old Testament animal sacrifices were a hands on, visual demonstration of the substitutionary shedding of blood Jesus would make for us. &nbsp;Jesus is our permanent priest, or bridge, taking care of our most pressing need, removing the curse of sin. &nbsp;The Great Exchange - our sins for his holiness. &nbsp;Jesus is the &#39;cotter pin&#39; linking us together with God.</p> Sun, 15 Feb 2009 10:20:00 -0600Jesus Is Lord: Over SatanTime Of Grace Ministryhttp://www.timeofgrace.org/media/video/31/jesus_is_lord_over_satanhttp://www.timeofgrace.org/media/video/31/jesus_is_lord_over_satan<p>God warned his people to follow him. &nbsp; Isaiah prophecies not only about the destruction of Babylon but also the destruction of Satan himself. &nbsp; Originally, the &#39;morning star&#39; or Lucifer, he was an angel cast from heaven by God when he wanted to be his own boss. &nbsp;Although it looks like evil is winning in our world, it is not. &nbsp;Jesus wins, and so do we.</p> <p>God warned his people to follow him. &nbsp; Isaiah prophecies not only about the destruction of Babylon but also the destruction of Satan himself. &nbsp; Originally, the &#39;morning star&#39; or Lucifer, he was an angel cast from heaven by God when he wanted to be his own boss. &nbsp;Although it looks like evil is winning in our world, it is not. &nbsp;Jesus wins, and so do we.</p> Sun, 08 Feb 2009 10:20:00 -0600Feed My Sheep: The TeensTime Of Grace Ministryhttp://www.timeofgrace.org/media/video/30/feed_my_sheep_the_teenshttp://www.timeofgrace.org/media/video/30/feed_my_sheep_the_teens<p>In Elisha&#39;s time the people were not doing a good job raising their children in the Lord. &nbsp;The teens disrespected Elisha and were mauled to death. &nbsp;This is a preview of Judgment Day. &nbsp;Children and teens should be taught and parents and other adults are responsible. &nbsp;Teach the ways of the Lord so that we can all stand before God on Judgment Day as children of Christ.</p> <p>In Elisha&#39;s time the people were not doing a good job raising their children in the Lord. &nbsp;The teens disrespected Elisha and were mauled to death. &nbsp;This is a preview of Judgment Day. &nbsp;Children and teens should be taught and parents and other adults are responsible. &nbsp;Teach the ways of the Lord so that we can all stand before God on Judgment Day as children of Christ.</p> Sun, 01 Feb 2009 10:20:00 -0600Feed My Sheep: The LambsTime Of Grace Ministryhttp://www.timeofgrace.org/media/video/29/feed_my_sheep_the_lambshttp://www.timeofgrace.org/media/video/29/feed_my_sheep_the_lambs<p>Spiritual education for children is important. &nbsp;We were sinful from the time we were conceived. &nbsp;The good new of Christ has been told to us, so we should pass on the message of hope to others. &nbsp;Sunday school and a regular pattern of life that includes God&#39;s Word is important.</p> <p>Spiritual education for children is important. &nbsp;We were sinful from the time we were conceived. &nbsp;The good new of Christ has been told to us, so we should pass on the message of hope to others. &nbsp;Sunday school and a regular pattern of life that includes God&#39;s Word is important.</p> Sun, 25 Jan 2009 10:20:00 -0600Feed My Sheep: The Older OnesTime Of Grace Ministryhttp://www.timeofgrace.org/media/video/28/feed_my_sheep_the_older_oneshttp://www.timeofgrace.org/media/video/28/feed_my_sheep_the_older_ones<p>The older generation is important. They are close to heaven. God wills that we help them in their time of struggle and share our faith. They grow older each day and we should trust their wisdom and listen. Show appreciate for the elderly.</p> <p>The older generation is important. They are close to heaven. God wills that we help them in their time of struggle and share our faith. They grow older each day and we should trust their wisdom and listen. Show appreciate for the elderly.</p> Sun, 18 Jan 2009 10:20:00 -0600Feed My Sheep: The BabiesTime Of Grace Ministryhttp://www.timeofgrace.org/media/video/27/feed_my_sheep_the_babieshttp://www.timeofgrace.org/media/video/27/feed_my_sheep_the_babies<p>Feed my sheep. The children were brought to Jesus because they were precious and they too needed a Savior. We should feed the lambs and help in giving the word of God to everyone, including children.</p> <p>Feed my sheep. The children were brought to Jesus because they were precious and they too needed a Savior. We should feed the lambs and help in giving the word of God to everyone, including children.</p> Sun, 11 Jan 2009 10:20:00 -0600God's Promises Came TrueTime Of Grace Ministryhttp://www.timeofgrace.org/media/video/26/gods_promises_came_truehttp://www.timeofgrace.org/media/video/26/gods_promises_came_true<p>The Israelites were often in turmoil, but they always had God and his promises. &nbsp;God promised to send a savior and to always stay with them. &nbsp;Those who believed would find peace in heaven. &nbsp;God kept his promises and has given us the same promise of eternal life without sin through Jesus.</p> <p>The Israelites were often in turmoil, but they always had God and his promises. &nbsp;God promised to send a savior and to always stay with them. &nbsp;Those who believed would find peace in heaven. &nbsp;God kept his promises and has given us the same promise of eternal life without sin through Jesus.</p> Sun, 04 Jan 2009 10:20:00 -0600God Sent Forth His SonTime Of Grace Ministryhttp://www.timeofgrace.org/media/video/25/god_sent_forth_his_sonhttp://www.timeofgrace.org/media/video/25/god_sent_forth_his_son<p>Our hope of heaven is dependant on God&#39;s grace. Who we are has nothing to do with it. Jesus was perfect and took away all of our sins for us. We are children of God because of his sacrifice.</p> <p>Our hope of heaven is dependant on God&#39;s grace. Who we are has nothing to do with it. Jesus was perfect and took away all of our sins for us. We are children of God because of his sacrifice.</p> Sun, 28 Dec 2008 10:20:00 -0600Waiting For Jesus: The Word Became FleshTime Of Grace Ministryhttp://www.timeofgrace.org/media/video/24/waiting_for_jesus_the_word_became_fleshhttp://www.timeofgrace.org/media/video/24/waiting_for_jesus_the_word_became_flesh<p>God provided high priests to act as the go-between for God and his people. &nbsp;The Word became flesh and communicated with God&#39;s people directly. &nbsp;Jesus will return again in glory, but until then sits at the right hand of the Father. Now we have the opportunity to be God&#39;s representatives here on earth. &nbsp;We can tell others of Jesus&#39; ultimate sacrifice.</p> <p>God provided high priests to act as the go-between for God and his people. &nbsp;The Word became flesh and communicated with God&#39;s people directly. &nbsp;Jesus will return again in glory, but until then sits at the right hand of the Father. Now we have the opportunity to be God&#39;s representatives here on earth. &nbsp;We can tell others of Jesus&#39; ultimate sacrifice.</p> Sun, 21 Dec 2008 10:20:00 -0600Waiting For Jesus: The TabernacleTime Of Grace Ministryhttp://www.timeofgrace.org/media/video/23/waiting_for_jesus_the_tabernaclehttp://www.timeofgrace.org/media/video/23/waiting_for_jesus_the_tabernacle<p>God was present to his people through the tabernacle. &nbsp;It was a place of the most high. &nbsp;Today we have churches, but don&#39;t have a tabernacle that travels from place to place with high priests. &nbsp;But we are also God&#39;s tabernacles. &nbsp;Through us God is present. &nbsp;We are his chosen children and through our actions and how we live our lives people can see the hand of God at work.</p> <p>God was present to his people through the tabernacle. &nbsp;It was a place of the most high. &nbsp;Today we have churches, but don&#39;t have a tabernacle that travels from place to place with high priests. &nbsp;But we are also God&#39;s tabernacles. &nbsp;Through us God is present. &nbsp;We are his chosen children and through our actions and how we live our lives people can see the hand of God at work.</p> Sun, 14 Dec 2008 10:20:00 -0600Waiting For Jesus: The SacrificesTime Of Grace Ministryhttp://www.timeofgrace.org/media/video/22/waiting_for_jesus_the_sacrificeshttp://www.timeofgrace.org/media/video/22/waiting_for_jesus_the_sacrifices<p>Most people don&#39;t bring a young calf to church with them on Sunday to sacrifice as an offering to the Lord. &nbsp;We simply put our money in the offering plate. &nbsp;The people of Israel gave sacrifices as offerings to God until Jesus was born a man to serve as the ultimate sacrifice for mankind. He served as our substitute so that we might have the hope of eternal life in heaven. &nbsp;Let&#39;s never forget that Jesus gave his life so that we can have ours.</p> <p>Most people don&#39;t bring a young calf to church with them on Sunday to sacrifice as an offering to the Lord. &nbsp;We simply put our money in the offering plate. &nbsp;The people of Israel gave sacrifices as offerings to God until Jesus was born a man to serve as the ultimate sacrifice for mankind. He served as our substitute so that we might have the hope of eternal life in heaven. &nbsp;Let&#39;s never forget that Jesus gave his life so that we can have ours.</p> Sun, 07 Dec 2008 10:20:00 -0600Waiting For Jesus: The PriesthoodTime Of Grace Ministryhttp://www.timeofgrace.org/media/video/21/waiting_for_jesus_the_priesthoodhttp://www.timeofgrace.org/media/video/21/waiting_for_jesus_the_priesthood<p>God used the priests to send messages to his people. &nbsp;The people of Israel waiting to be taken out of slavery, then they waited and wandered the desert, then they waiting for a Savior. &nbsp;We also struggle as we wait for Jesus to come again, but God knows how we feel and cares for us. &nbsp;Everything happens according to God&#39;s almighty plan. &nbsp;Our only job is to wait and trust in God.</p> <p>God used the priests to send messages to his people. &nbsp;The people of Israel waiting to be taken out of slavery, then they waited and wandered the desert, then they waiting for a Savior. &nbsp;We also struggle as we wait for Jesus to come again, but God knows how we feel and cares for us. &nbsp;Everything happens according to God&#39;s almighty plan. &nbsp;Our only job is to wait and trust in God.</p> Sun, 30 Nov 2008 10:20:00 -0600Think About ThankTime Of Grace Ministryhttp://www.timeofgrace.org/media/video/20/think_about_thankhttp://www.timeofgrace.org/media/video/20/think_about_thank<p>Our good nature helps us do good things. Jesus sacrificed for us so that we can serve God in faithfulness. Thank God for the past and trust in him for the future.</p> <p>Our good nature helps us do good things. Jesus sacrificed for us so that we can serve God in faithfulness. Thank God for the past and trust in him for the future.</p> Sun, 23 Nov 2008 10:20:00 -0600Forgive Us, LordTime Of Grace Ministryhttp://www.timeofgrace.org/media/video/15/forgive_us_lordhttp://www.timeofgrace.org/media/video/15/forgive_us_lord<p>We always have excuses for sin. &nbsp;God provides us with hope and relief from the guilt. &nbsp;God sent his son to provide us with forgiveness and eternal life without sin. &nbsp;God is always there for us.</p> <p>We always have excuses for sin. &nbsp;God provides us with hope and relief from the guilt. &nbsp;God sent his son to provide us with forgiveness and eternal life without sin. &nbsp;God is always there for us.</p> Sun, 19 Oct 2008 10:20:00 -0500Spirit At Work: Giving Spiritual GiftsTime Of Grace Ministryhttp://www.timeofgrace.org/media/video/14/spirit_at_work_giving_spiritual_giftshttp://www.timeofgrace.org/media/video/14/spirit_at_work_giving_spiritual_gifts<p>We are sinful from birth and are saved through faith in Jesus. &nbsp;The old sinful nature is at battle with our new identity. &nbsp;It is a struggle to live a life without sin, due to our sinful nature. &nbsp;We are thankful for the Holy Spirit and our ability to live our life for the Lord.</p> <p>We are sinful from birth and are saved through faith in Jesus. &nbsp;The old sinful nature is at battle with our new identity. &nbsp;It is a struggle to live a life without sin, due to our sinful nature. &nbsp;We are thankful for the Holy Spirit and our ability to live our life for the Lord.</p> Sun, 12 Oct 2008 10:20:00 -0500Spirit At Work: Building The ChurchTime Of Grace Ministryhttp://www.timeofgrace.org/media/video/13/spirit_at_work_building_the_churchhttp://www.timeofgrace.org/media/video/13/spirit_at_work_building_the_church<p>All of God&#39;s people are a family of believers. We are bonded together as children of God. We are not alone and should join together with Christ because he is our cornerstone of faith.</p> <p>All of God&#39;s people are a family of believers. We are bonded together as children of God. We are not alone and should join together with Christ because he is our cornerstone of faith.</p> Sun, 05 Oct 2008 10:20:00 -0500Spirit At Work: Creating FaithTime Of Grace Ministryhttp://www.timeofgrace.org/media/video/12/spirit_at_work_creating_faithhttp://www.timeofgrace.org/media/video/12/spirit_at_work_creating_faith<p>We are unable to come to faith on our own. The Holy Spirit works through us during baptism. &nbsp;The water and the Word make us children of God. &nbsp;We are alive in Christ and should live our lives serving God.</p> <p>We are unable to come to faith on our own. The Holy Spirit works through us during baptism. &nbsp;The water and the Word make us children of God. &nbsp;We are alive in Christ and should live our lives serving God.</p> Sun, 28 Sep 2008 10:20:00 -0500Spirit At Work: Inspiring The WordTime Of Grace Ministryhttp://www.timeofgrace.org/media/video/11/spirit_at_work_inspiring_the_wordhttp://www.timeofgrace.org/media/video/11/spirit_at_work_inspiring_the_word<p>Paul gave Timothy encouraging words and told him to remember that the most important tool was God&#39;s Word. It contains the truth and was inspired by God himself. Paul encouraged Timothy to stay in the Word and use it to teach others.</p> <p>Paul gave Timothy encouraging words and told him to remember that the most important tool was God&#39;s Word. It contains the truth and was inspired by God himself. Paul encouraged Timothy to stay in the Word and use it to teach others.</p> Sun, 21 Sep 2008 10:20:00 -0500