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                  Small groups can be a source of life, growth, and grace. So why do so many pastors have gripes about the development of small group ministry in their church? Honestly, there are a lot of reasons.A quick look at Jesus’ ministry, the…
Apr 27
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Please check out Alan Fadling's latest podcast, Unhurried Living. He interviewed me last January - and I'm excited that the podcast dropped today. We talked about Grace and my book, Becoming a Face of Grace. Alan is a leader in the Spiritual…
Apr 18
Ed Khouri posted a blog post
A good number of sincere followers of Jesus have unintentionally been operating under a functional—but reduced—theology that centers on grace as it relates to salvation. While this is important, coming at grace this way effectively limits the…
Apr 15
Ed Khouri posted a blog post
For years, people told me over and over again that grace changes the spiritual atmosphere around them. I agree. Within the family of God, grace is a catalyst for transformation in every area of life. A force to be reckoned with, it is God’s vision…
Apr 9
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Apart from God and one another, we are incomplete—unable to receive, repair, or restore who we truly are. (If you missed my blog post about the 4 Amazing R's of Relational Grace, stop right here. Go back and read about the 4 Rs. I’ll wait.)See why…
Mar 31
Ed Khouri posted a blog post
Invasion of Ukraine: This. Is. Personal.My heart is breaking for my friends in Ukraine. The invasion of Ukraine is much more than the latest hot, trendy, geopolitical news. It’s far beyond the realm of issues the media typically seizes upon to stir…
Mar 3
Ed Khouri posted a blog post
The Four Amazing Rs of Relational, Grace-Based Attachment Who doesn’t like a story? Part of what makes a plotline interesting—the twists and turns of life—may often expose some pretty major character (or system) flaws. Case and point: most of the…
Feb 17
Ed Khouri posted a blog post
FAMILIES AND FAIRY TALESGod designed our natural family to be the place where you and I learn to live in grace. Drawing on what we now know about grace helps each of us better understand His intention for grace in the context of our spiritual…
Jan 13
Ed Khouri posted a blog post
 I love Christmas Carols!  This year, I’ve been especially reflecting on the words of the third verse from Charles Wesley’s “Hark the Herald Angels Sing”:“Light and life to all he brings, Risen with healing in his wings Mild he lays his glory by,…
Dec 17, 2021
Ed Khouri commented on Alan Smith's video
"I hope so. There are so many ways to think about what he said - and metaphors to go with his comments. God's Revelation v. The World. The Way of the Spirit v. The Way of the Dark Side. Spirit v. Flesh.  It also really speaks to me about God's care…"
Oct 15, 2021
Ed Khouri posted a blog post
Stuck Again with Wheels Spinning: Sin, Transgression, and IniquityOct 1 Written By Ed KhouriView fullsizeIt was years ago, and it is still a vivid memory of my work as a Florida police officer. Late one night, I watched a mysterious vehicle travel…
Oct 2, 2021
Ed Khouri posted a blog post
Does Anyone Really Know What Grace Is? Mostly, We’re Confused! When I was in college, I renewed my relationship with Jesus. The months immediately following are vivid in my memory. Someone handed me a book about discipleship and how to live the…
Sep 9, 2021