Grace Upon Grace
Ministry Minded
On ministry and messy grace with Alex Early.

On ministry and messy grace with Alex Early.

Ministry Minded, Episode 35.

In this edition of the Ministry Minded Podcast, Alex and I seek to discuss the messiness of Jesus’s mercy in rescuing and redeeming sinners and leading them to repentance.

Alex and his wife, Jana, reside in Seattle, Washington, where Alex serves at Redemption Church as the Pastor of Preaching and Theology.


The Grace We Share,” Alex Early

The Reckless Love of God: Experiencing the Personal, Passionate Heart of the Gospel, Alex Early

The New Believer’s Guide to the Christian Life: What Will Change, What Won’t, and Why It Matters, Alex Early

The Ragamuffin Gospel: Good News for the Bedraggled, Beat-Up, and Burnt Out, Brennan Manning

Kingdom, Grace, Judgment: Paradox, Outrage, and Vindication in the Parables of Jesus, Robert Capon

The Man Who Met God in a Bar: The Gospel According to Marvin, Robert Capon

The Pastor: A Memoir, Eugene Peterson

Liturgy of the Ordinary: Sacred Practices in Everyday Life, Tish Harrison Warren

Grace: So Much More Than You Know and So Much Better Than You Think, Brad J. Gray


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Intro music: “West Coast” by Ryan Little, licensed under CC BY 4.0.