Notion of Mercy: Why Grace isn’t Enough

Notion of Mercy: Why Grace isn’t Enough

I’ve realised lately that the Church is in love with a particular word: GRACE This is a fantastic word. To quote one of the kids praise songs I grew up with, “Grace is when God gives us the things we don’t deserve.”David Mudie, Paul Crouch © 1989 Daybreak...
Ash Wednesday

Ash Wednesday

Today is one of the weird days of the liturgical calendar. Every other day is a celebration yet traditional services for Ash Wednesday end with the congregation having ash crosses drawn on our foreheads. A mark of mourning. Hardly celebratory. So why do we mark it?...