Welcome to Grace Assembly, Lynchburg, VA.

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Spiritual encouragement for the needy.

Gospel-Centered

"Rather, speaking the truth in love, we are to grow up in every way into him who is the head, into Christ." Eph. 4:15-16

Biblically-Focused

"All Scripture is given by inspiration of God" 2 Tim 3:16

Missions-Driven

Rev 7:9  ...all nations, tribes, peoples, and tongues, standing before the throne...

Community-Thriving

Join Weekly fellowship meals together

Believer's Baptism

Act 2:41 "So those who received his word were baptized, and there were added that day about three thousand souls."

Our Pastors

Latest Sermons

Questions of Jesus: Why do you question in your heart?

Posted on Sunday, September 9, 2018

Questions of Jesus: How do you read it?

Posted on Sunday, September 2, 2018

Questions of Jesus: My God, My God, Why Have You Forsaken Me?

Posted on Sunday, August 19, 2018

Recent Articles

Tragedy and Our Response

UPDATE: This article was written after the shootings in Texas on November 5th, 2017. This article can also be applied to the recent school shootings in Florida, though it’s focus is how people have reacted on social media. This article, in no way, wants to negate the...
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What Makes a Nation Great?

What makes a nation great? The goal of every Presidential election is the hope for National greatness, improvement in health, able employment, wealth, national security, secure marriages and families, the elimination of violence, addictions, criminality, so that we have...
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My Tervis Theology

My Tervis and I have become quite the identity.  We are not seen apart too often.   It’s difficult to find me without my UVA Tervis.   In fact most Americans these days will sport their favorite Tervis or Coffee mug, like they would their favorite coat or their recent cell...
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Let the Lion Loose!

Not long ago I was asked by a church board to comment on an interesting question. How does the Gospel become contemporary to the current culture without losing its power? I am tempted to answer this question in simplistic terms. However, this type of answer might be perceived as...
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Recent Blog Posts

Reformed and Self-Righteous?

I offer this as brief haunt to a self-convicted attitude. It requires spiritual finesse to walk between the extremes of perceptiveness vs. priggishness. Between being smart or self-righteous. Discerning or Damning. Clever or Condemning. Self-righteousness is loathsome. It’s...
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Church is Becoming a Shared Priority

As a pastor this is frustrating to me. I hear the reasons often for why such and such didn’t make church. Church today is becoming a shared priority. It’s been a slow pendulum shift from the 1980’s and 90’s when church attendance and faithfulness were seen...
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A Day in Paradise? The New Era Church

Luk 6:46  “But why do you call Me ‘Lord, Lord,’ and not do the things which I say?  It has become too easy. It has become too cheap. It has become too theatrical, even too contrived. It has become world-like. It happens in the comfort of air-conditioned...
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Redeem the Time

Ephesians 5:16  redeeming the time, because the days are evil. I make a little “electronic” phone reminder used as my sales motivation, “time wasted equals opportunity lost.” In the workplace, that’s my B-12 vitamin to keep plugging away at it,...
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