Quote: Grace in Brief

More 100 proof grace and truth that makes us free. Enjoy!

Beyond the Map

“You have been raised to new life. This is not more of the same; it is brand new zoe-life. Christ is your life” – (Col 3:4)

The grace cure is greater than the disease.  One sin cell infected the entire human race with the fatal condition of sinfulness; grace not only cures us it inoculates us against re-infection.  We have been made new.  We have been rewired to resist sin and please the Father. Grace doesn’t just remove all traces of past sins, it empowers us to sin no more!  Grace is both favor and divine influence through the Holy Spirit.  We’re not just freed captives; we’re kings and priests called to reign with Him.  This is not some reference to the hereafter for Paul says we will “reign in life” (v.17) meaning here and now.  Through the power of the Spirit we can reign over forms of death such…

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About Mel Wild

God's favorite (and so are you), a son and a father, happily married to the same beautiful woman for 36 years. We have three incredible adult children. My passion is pursuing the Father's heart in Christ and giving it away to others. My favorite pastime is being iconoclastic and trailblazing the depths of God's grace. I'm also senior pastor of Cornerstone Church in Wisconsin.
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