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A Son's Ugly Gift Reveals His Father's Grace

A Son's Ugly Gift Reveals His Father's Grace

Bryan Chapell tells a story about learning to use a crosscut saw with his father. As Bryan and his father were sawing through a log that had a rotten core, a piece of wood sheared off that looked just like a horse's head. So Bryan took it home and then later on gave it to his dad as a present. Chapell continues:

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Steve Flora

December 14, 2015  3:45am

Great and heart-felt illustration of how God accepts our meager offerings.

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Melvin Collins

December 11, 2015  12:23am

Thought provoking, I will incorporate into my sermon,

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Melvin Collins

December 11, 2015  12:23am

Thought provoking, I will incorporate into my sermon,

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Center Point Church

November 19, 2015  2:57pm

I'm going to use it.

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Scott Puckett

December 08, 2013  7:08am

"I understood ultimately that my father had received and used my gift not because of its goodness but out of his goodness." Great quote and perspective.

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