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Messy Grace

Messy Grace: The Identity Part

For the past three weeks we have taken a closer look at “Messy Grace.”  We began by looking at the grace part itself and discussed how it extended to all people, even people we might think grace can no longer reach.  Then we re-examined the truth part and the love part of “Messy Grace.”  What we discovered is that although life is…

Messy Grace: The Love Part – Life Lessons from Jesus

We are now at the midway point in our “Messy Grace” series.  As we have continued to look more deeply at our understanding of what messy grace means, we have covered the topics of grace and truth.  While we are often tempted to err to greatly toward one side or the other when faced with messy situations and relationships, the greater challenge…

Messy Grace – The Truth Part – Lessons from Jonah

Last Sunday we began our “Messy Grace” teaching series, based on a book written by Caleb Kaltenbach. Week one was all about “The Grace Part.” Week two will be about “The Truth Part.” Cory Holt, and elder and lifelong member of the Indianola Church, will share life lessons from the story of Jonah and stretch our thinking about some very deep, yet…

Messy Grace: The Grace Part

Bible Text: John 8:2-11 This Sunday we begin a new four-week series on “Messy Grace.” Messy, because our lives our messy. Messy, because we are often messy people. Messy because even when we are at our best we fall short of God’s expectations. Grace, because God loves each and every one of so very much. Grace, because even though we do not…