Never be impressed with charisma. Look for character.
A W Tozer
When we make a choice today we are deciding who will we will be tomorrow.
– First a Christian, then a Protestant, then a Calvinist, then a complementarian, then a credobapist, then a Baptist.
– Hemmingway born this day 1899. In 1961 he killed himself, as did his father, sister, brother. Strong writing. Such sorrows.
C. S. Lewis
– Tribulations cannot cease until God either sees us remade or sees that our remaking is now hopeless.
– Heaven, once attained, will work backwards and turn even agony into a glory.
Whether or not storms come, we cannot choose. But where we stare during a storm, that we can.
The redemption means that Jesus Christ can place within anyone the same nature that ruled His own life.
Paul David Tripp
– Don’t give way to discouragement, feelings of futility or waves of fear because the Father has graciously chosen to give you the Kingdom!
– If you’re God’s child, you’re neither poor nor alone. Emmanuel is with you and has already placed in your storehouse everything you need!
– If you’re God’s child it’s no more you against the world, then it was David, by himself, against the great warrior Goliath.
Where there’s life, there’s hope!
There are no novel ideas about faith, just novel people living out their ideas.
– Believing right doctrine will no more save you, than doing good works will save you.
– We see His smile of love even when others see nothing but the black hand of Death smiting our best beloved.