9.18.08: quotation of the day

18. September 2008 quotations, writing 0
“on the one hand we must never imagine that our own unaided efforts can be relied on to carry us even through the next 24 hours as ‘decent’ people.  if He does not support us, not one of us is safe from some gross sin. on the other hand, no possible degree of holiness or ...

book tag

02. January 2007 quotations, writing 2
this type of tag is slightly different then the tag i remember of way-back-when . . . better, i think . . . 😉 i have been tagged by scott buchanan, so, in response to the rules, i will do the following: 1) grab the book closest to me 2) open it to page 123 ...

when God weeps

(why our sufferings matter to the Almighty) the face that moses had begged to see–was forbidden to see–was slapped bloody (exodus 33:19-20). the thorns that God had sent to curse the earth’s rebellion now twisted around his own brow . . . “on your back with you!” one raises a mallet to sink in the ...

true spirituality by francis schaeffer

forwarded by a friend. thought it was a good description of what ministry is all about– God, people, and our relationships with both. open to any threads of discussion . . . 😉 ________________________________________________________________ …am currently reading, True Spirituality by Francis Schaeffer, about our relationships with others. wow. “If I acknowledge that I am really ...