Category Archives: Quotes

If we care enough

Here is a quote from something I just read, that shows why “showing love” to people does not always mean doing whatever makes them happy. The quote is from one of my Perspectives students, who writes a regular piece on … Continue reading

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waste your life

It was such a waste! All that perfume, just poured out, and it was expensive enough that a lot of useful things could have been done with the money obtained by selling it–lots of help for the poor, etc. Jesus … Continue reading

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doodling

It’s going to be so fun one day (and one is tempted to make that day sooner), to go back and read my posts just over this year. There is absolutely nothing like it–that wonder and excitement of moving into … Continue reading

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body & soul

What if true love is found in the very place we most deserve to be rejected? …(1 John 4:9-10) …The One who knows you best, loves you most. You can trust the God who hung on the cross for you. … Continue reading

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Cheering! And jumping off the sidelines to join…

“Thought millennials are leaving the faith? They’re actually leading it.” — Christianity Today, in an article titled “33 under Thirty-Three”. This age group does seem to have all kinds of energy, and these days I find the Christians are often … Continue reading

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Just don’t play the game.

As far as “reaching the culture” goes, we know that it’s important to connect with people by joining them in their culture, as long as we don’t compromise the Truth. Truth is truth, but many people find it difficult to … Continue reading

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Too late, it’s already been done.

Courage (the word for yesterday) is something I want to come back to, and practice; since it’s something I need to work on, as far as talking about issues. For today though, I believe the word should be “work”. I … Continue reading

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they put me to shame…

In thinking over how the word “forgiveness” may have played out for me yesterday, I guess it would be at the Ladies’ Bible Study, which I still attend at our old church: the ladies have “forgiven” us for leaving to … Continue reading

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Don’t cringe!

“Happiness is not the goal of life; happiness is a by-product of living out your purpose.” “The greatest things in life aren’t things.” Great quotes to start off Lent (the 40 days before Easter)! I wonder if some of you … Continue reading

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givin’ and knowin’

Two years ago yesterday I was also talking about “plan”, haha! (About Bible reading plans.) Today I’m actually going to “question” some of Rick Warren (gasp!) Actually, he probably would agree with me. So he always has such neat little … Continue reading

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