Posts with the tag “church-in-and-arbor”

Missional Giving Sunday March 26th
March 17th, 2023
Missional Giving Sunday is March 26th! "For I was hungry and you gave me something to eat, I was thirsty and you gave me something to drink, I was a stranger and you invited me in…whatever you did for...  Read More
by Rebecca Bartlett
Grace Church Board
March 3rd, 2023
The Grace Church Board is responsible for the overall governance of the network of Grace Churches. During their quarterly gatherings, they take a high level look at both the qualitative and quantitati...  Read More
by Rebecca Bartlett
The Deeply Formed Life: Mindful practices in a Mundane World
February 10th, 2023
 Mindful Practices in a Mundane WorldOrdinary practices are opportunities to glorify God. Deeply formed life is not compartmentalized.How do we live a deeply formed spiritual life in the mundane world...  Read More
by Rebecca Bartlett
Season 7 Rhythms of Grace Podcast
February 3rd, 2023
Season 7 of Rhythms of Grace PodcastPastors Sung Kim, Christine Anderson, and Nate Kimball kicked off 2023 with a new season of Rhythms of Grace podcast. The theme of this season is Things I Wish I'd ...  Read More
by Rebecca Bartlett
The Deeply Formed Life: Racial Reconciliation in a Fractured World
January 27th, 2023
 Name the wall:What does race have to do with the gospel? Everything! We see evidence of tensions around ethnicity (more on that in a moment)  in Galatians 2:11-21. Paul confronted Peter because he wa...  Read More
by Rebecca Bartlett
The Deeply Formed Life: Self-Examination in a Superficial World
January 13th, 2023
Text: Genesis 12-37; Exodus 20:1-6Resource: The Deeply Formed Life (Ch. 5-6) by Rich VillodasGod promises Abram a family so large that he would become a great nation:"The Lord said to Abram, "Go from ...  Read More
by Rebecca Bartlett
Offstage Christmas: Shepherds
December 30th, 2022
It it easy to overlook the shepherds in light of the angels’ announcement of the birth of Christ. But God chose to direct the announcement of the Savior’s birth not to kings and royals but lowly sheph...  Read More
by Rebecca Bartlett
Offstage Christmas: Simeon & Anna
December 23rd, 2022
OFFSTAGE CHRISTMAS: Simeon & Anna Lev. 12:3-8 required sacrifice for purification 40 days after birth with offering of lamb or dove (2 doves if poor) in the temple courts. So Jesus arrives at the temp...  Read More
by Rebecca Bartlett
Pastor Sung's Travels
December 16th, 2022
Apeldoorn & Rotterdam, NetherlandsPastor Sung had the opportunity to go on a 16 day trip visiting strategic partners in Europe and Asia. His first stop was Filadelphia Gemeente in Apeldoorn, a church ...  Read More
by Rebecca Bartlett
Offstage Christmas: King Herod
December 9th, 2022
Historical Setting: King Herod ruled from 37 B.C. over the kingdom of Israel, assigned by Romans in 40 B.C. Ruled with power and might. He was intent on proving to the world that he was the Messianic ...  Read More
by Rebecca Bartlett
Giving Tuesday + Hesed Community Church
November 18th, 2022
GIVING TUESDAY + Hesed Community ChurchOver the years, Grace Church has partnered with Hesed Community Church in Detroit with a focus on supporting the neighborhood, sharing our resources and developi...  Read More
by Rebecca Bartlett
What is God's Will for My Life?
November 11th, 2022
The will of God is one of the most confusing phrases in the Christian vocabulary. In Scripture God’s will has two sides: God’s will of decree - these have been ordained, will come to pass and thus ca...  Read More
by Rebecca Bartlett
Ten Thousand Reasons (Faith Works)
November 4th, 2022
The summary of James is saying - that faith without works is dead - sounds diametrically opposed to what Paul says - that we are made right with God by faith alone, not by works. Upon closer examinati...  Read More
by Rebecca Bartlett