Matt MacNaughton

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The Disciple’s Priority: Part 2

***This is an excerpt from a sermon I preached at Grace Life on May 13th. You can listen to it here. Missed Part 1? Read it here. Now we see how Mary’s actions are in contrast to Martha’s. There are three things... Continue Reading →

The Disciple’s Priority: Part 1

***This is an excerpt from a sermon I preached at Grace Life on May 13th. You can listen to it here. The story we’re looking at today is a convicting and grace filled conversation about priorities. We’ll see two women... Continue Reading →

Why We Support Church Planting

The last few weeks at Grace Life have been incredible. We had the opportunity to hear from Jeremy Lynn, missionary to Ethiopia, and Jared Huntley, church planter to Oshawa (Toronto), Ontario. Be sure to check out their sermons: Jeremy Lynn... Continue Reading →

Three Things” “The Devil in the White City” by Erick Larson

In my quest to read more books outside of my typical genre (i.e. anything dealing with church, pastoring, or Christian living), I picked up a copy of “The Devil and the White City” by Erick Larson. This is the true... Continue Reading →

Three Things: “Grant” by Ron Chernow

This year, I’ve made and effort to read books outside of my typical genre. In other words, I’m reading more biographies, non-fiction, and fiction books. I also began listening to audio books via Audible. I’m still not sure if I... Continue Reading →

Stand on the Gospel

Day 9 brings us to a prayer asking God to help us stand on the power of the Gospel. 1 Corinthians 15:1-2: 1Now I would remind you, brothers, of the gospel I preached to you, which you received, in which you... Continue Reading →

That I May Know Him

Recently, I was down in Miami sharing with a church about what God has been doing in and through Grace Life. We got to meet some incredible people who love Jesus and have a deep passion to start churches around... Continue Reading →

You are God Alone

The first week of our 21 Days of Prayer and Fasting focused on God and His Character. It was a time to see the beauty of who God is and to place our awe and adoration in Him. Day seven... Continue Reading →

Rich in Mercy

Day six brings us to one of my favorite passages in all of Scripture: Ephesians 2:1-10. 1And you were dead in the trespasses and sins 2in which you once walked, following the course of this world, following the prince of the... Continue Reading →

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