New Pod About Breaking the Silence

Posted on May 22, 2018

What does God think of #metoo? The pod crew discusses this sensitive topic, how it impacts the church and how it impacts all of us.

A Prayer Walk That Changed My Perspective

Posted on May 24, 2018

Last weekend, I did something that I’d never done before. As a part of the “Rooted” program at Grace Church, one of the things we were asked to do was to participate in a ‘prayer walk’. This exercise was designed with the intention, I think, to remove...

A Catalyst for Growth

Posted on May 19, 2018

BY JENN RAY, GRACE ATTENDER My experience with Rooted has been interesting and different I would say. I've come from a background where prayer, the Holy Spirit, the gifts of the spirit, and living for God on purpose are common. When My husband and...

A Window to the Soul of Rwanda

Posted on May 17, 2018

BY EMILY SUTHERLAND, GRACE ATTENDER “Jesus Loves Me” - such a familiar tune filled that room full of Rwandan women six time zones (and many comfort zones) away from home. Some voices sang in English while most sang it in their native language...

Between Sundays Episode 28 Joseph

Posted on May 15, 2018

This week on Between Sundays, Dave Rod joins us again to talk about his weekend message on the patriarch Joseph (20:08). We talk about revenge (24:40), interpreting dreams (28:30), predeterminism v. providence (34:40), and Jacob and Joseph’s brokenness...

A Mother’s Day Prayer for all the Mama Bears

Posted on May 11, 2018

So you knew that Jesus turned water into wine, but did you realize mom was the one who asked him to do it? Read about the magnificent mom Mary really was!

Forgiving, Serving & Loving Enemies 101

Posted on May 10, 2018

If we want to live in the wonderful world that God intended for us, we must transcend the formidable obstacle of forgiving, serving and loving our enemies.

My Baptism/Rooted Story

Posted on May 09, 2018

BY BETH MONTGOMERY, DIRECTOR OF PROGRAMMING FOR CHILDREN'S MINISTRIES I sat in my Rooted Group on the first week and admitted, I had never been baptized as an adult. Naturally, the next question was why. What is stopping me? Well, that’s a quite a...

Between Sundays Episode 27 Wrestling God

Posted on May 08, 2018

This week on Between Sundays Dave Rod joins us to talk about his weekend message on Jacob wrestling with God and spiritual authority (27:10). We talk about a palms-up approach to brokenness (30:54), who Jacob is (34:27), personal experiences of brokenness...

Between Sundays Episode 26 Parable of the Tax Collector and Pharisee

Posted on May 01, 2018

The week on Between Sundays Tim Ayers joins us to talk about Jesus’ countercultural story of the tax collector and the Pharisee from Luke 18 (24:54). We talk about how we often misunderstand Pharisees (26:52), our personal responses to the story (35:36),...