Stories of Grace

Read about the progress of Redeeming Grace Ministries

Redeeming Grace Ministries exists to train and equip people to live a life of everlasting recovery through Jesus Christ!

In our blog, named Stories of Grace, you will read inspirational words from our founder, Lara Potts, while staying up-to-date with the progress of our mission. Please enjoy the following articles as we work to bring the ladies we serve into a loving relationship with Jesus Christ.

Christmas Carols

My view of Christmas has been shaped by the carols we sing. Recently, I have begun to realize how they don’t accurately portray the Birth of Christ. My favorite carol was Silent Night, until I heard “Labor of Love” by Andrew Peterson.

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Grateful Memories

Today, I would be the one to share a long list of what I am grateful for and you would be mentioned! Thank you for your continued support to RGM! Happy Thanksgiving!

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Moving from Expectation to Anticipation

I have been pondering what it means to operate in an attitude of expectation versus anticipation. A friend shared this concept with me a few months ago and it has challenged, encouraged, and transformed my thinking.

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What do you think of when you hear the word resurrection? Miracle, life, joy, excitement, and now clothing are a few of the thoughts that come to my mind.

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The House that Harold Built

A mature oak tree towers over the house that Harold Cook built. Beautiful and full of life, the tree provided a cool blanket of shade on summer days for young Laura and Jim as they playfully ran around the lush backyard. A picnic table- prepared by Harold’s wife, Sonja- was situated underneath the old oak. Soon enough, this pocket of paradise would be full of family gathering together for dinner- a summer staple for the Cook’s in the early 1980s.

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I am all out exuberant and I can’t tone it down because I am absolutely thrilled that we are dedicating the RGM House! I am so excited for all our friends to come see our beautiful home and celebrate God’s faithfulness with us!

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Have you ever hoped for something and it has not come to fruition? I have had many hopes in my life that never ended up a reality. But that didn’t prevent me from hoping for new things in the future.

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June 15

I have spent the last few days remembering the time leading up to the birth of Redeeming Grace Ministries on June 15, 2018. I love telling this story because it reminds me of God’s faithfulness.

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Exceedingly, Abundantly

Exceedingly and Abundantly! Everything that has been done for Redeeming Grace Ministries- is because of God. We are so thankful for the materials and the finances you gave towards this project.

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I have often been asked how we will measure success, and when you work with people that is sometimes hard to evaluate.

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Our Core Values

We show love by

The Foundation of our ministry is Love!

We love because He first loved us!

I John 4:18

Partner with Us

Anyone who belongs to Christ has become a new person! The old life is gone; a new life has begun!
2 Corinthians 5:17 NLT
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