Contributed by Paul Dietz on Feb 19, 2007
A sermon for "Amazing Grace" Sunday [February 25, 2007] based upon the Life of John Newton and his great hymn "Amazing Grace."
Faith’s Review and Expectations
1 Peter 4:1-11
I used to think America’s favorite hymn, Amazing Grace, was a bit overdone: "... that saved a wretch like me." Really now!
But the author was a wretch, a moral recluse. Its author, John Newton, had commanded an English slave ship for a portion of