#132 – The Magnificent Grace of God – Part 1

#132 – The Magnificent Grace of God – Part 1

What is God’s grace and how should it affect the way I see my life?

That’s the question I’m tackling on today’s podcast.  Grace is a word that we toss around in Christian circles.  We know that it’s important and we know that we need it but I’m wondering what changes if we believe it enough to incorporate the truth of grace into our everyday lives.

Ephesians 2:4-5 says. “But God, being rich in mercy, because of His great love with which He loved us, 5 even when we were dead in our transgressions, made us alive together with Christ (by grace you have been saved),”.  This passage is the hallmark passage detailing why we need grace and the verses following (v. 6-10) tell us how grace can change the way we see our lives and can impact how we choose to live it.

Join me in the first part of the series for this month as I talk about why it’s so important to understand how God’s love, grace, and mercy changes things.

Highlight from Today’s Episode:

  • Why we need grace
  • How we receive grace
  • Why grace matters

Resources From Today’s Show 

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Let’s Talk!

After you’ve listened to the podcast, I’d love to continue the conversation. Be sure and leave a comment!

  1. Do you find it easy to give grace to yourself?  What about to others?
  2. How does grace change your life?
  3. If you had to explain grace in your own words, what would you say?

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  1. Dana October 10, 2017 at 1:06 am - Reply

    Im glad I read and listened to this tonight! Ive experienced this more than once and ive been feeling the same way…knowing that God is a forgiving God, but still having the feeling of unworthiness, guilt, and carrying this burden of shame for a combined timeframe of almost 20 years was alot. Ive been ashamed of my past for years..Thank you Chrystal for allowing Tricia to share! I feel much better knowing that I can walk this journey free from the pain, shame and guilt…ive been forgiven and HE still loves me! HE is walking side by side with me on this journey and everything is ok! Thank yoou Lord for your grace and mercy

  2. Juny October 10, 2017 at 2:21 pm - Reply

    I love this keep doing God’s work.😘

    • Chrystal Hurst October 11, 2017 at 10:42 pm - Reply

      Thanks for listening!

  3. Tiffani October 10, 2017 at 8:18 pm - Reply

    Chrystal this was AMAZING! Listening to it again tonight!:)! I’m an early childhood teacher and today one of my kids brought me a book and when I looked at it I saw that it was a Disney princess book ! Cinderella was in it and all I could do was smile and laugh and think about God’s grace !

    • Chrystal Hurst October 11, 2017 at 10:41 pm - Reply

      Simple things help us understand don’t they! Keeping loving on those little ones 🙂

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