Tag Archives: grace

Forgiveness – what to do when we have been hurt

How to Forgive when the Knife Thrower has Sneezed – Barry Pearman has written a 3-part series on Forgiveness. In part 2 he describes a three part cycle for dealing with hurts. The first step is to embrace the pain … Continue reading

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Originally posted on Fortuitous Forty!!!:
First of all, I think only I would start off a post about second chances by accidentally publishing an empty blog entry!  I suppose I need a second chance writing this entry!  I can’t even…

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Originally posted on Lucy Mills:
and this is grace – that the moment I look up I see you there, smiling –   not demanding to know where I’ve been but beckoning me to dance with you   and with…

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Reflections – what else does the Bible say that is relevant to the gay debate?

Who was the one group that Jesus really had a go at?  The Pharisees and the teachers of the law – the self-righteous, legalistic nitpickers. ‘Woe to you, teachers of the law and Pharisees, you hypocrites! You shut the kingdom … Continue reading

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My Story 2 – Me and the Gay Debate – the Backstory of a Blog

Fastforward in my story to a recent blog post which received over 10x the viewings of any previous post in a single day. A post which nearly wasn’t made. I refer to GOD LOVES GAYS 2. https://delemares.wordpress.com/2012/04/26/god-loves-gays-2-a-revision-a-revolution-even/ Over 20 years … Continue reading

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Grace Is

Grace Is. This a wonderful little free ebook – sums up so much of what I want to share with you all – the wonderful God of the 2nd chance, 3rd, 4th… who’s waiting for you with open arms. – … Continue reading

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