Randy Alcorn's Blog: grace

The Trend in the Church Towards Silence

By Randy Alcorn | March 30, 2015
Ephesians 4:15 tells us we need to “speak the truth in love.” As Christ-followers, we are not to choose between being loving and being truthful. 

We Need a Fresh Appreciation of the Gospel’s Magnificence

By Randy Alcorn | September 1, 2014
I have seen firsthand people watching the JESUS Film for the first time, in their own languages, viewing Jesus with awe and wonder and affection, then crying out in agony when He is tortured and crucified.

The King’s Offer

By Randy Alcorn | July 25, 2014
Imagine a great and generous king. In the midst of his benevolent reign, he hears his subjects have revolted. 

The Cost of Grace

By Randy Alcorn | December 11, 2013
In 1987, eighteen-month-old “Baby Jessica” fell twenty-two feet into a Texas well. Rescuers labored nonstop to save her. 

Is Sincerity Enough?

By Randy Alcorn | April 10, 2013
I think sincerity certainly does count for something. But I also believe it counts for less than we think it does. There are sincere people, for instance, who don’t believe that Jesus is the only way to Heaven.

Some Thoughts on Les Misérables

By Randy Alcorn | January 16, 2013
I love the redemptive message of Les Misérables, from book, to stage, to screen. It reminds me of the song “Amazing Grace,” because it is deeply loved even by those who don’t fully believe its message.