Category Archives: Quotes

The Process

The man must be patiently cultivated to produce a wise man; and the wise man must be tested and tried if he is to become righteous, and the righteous man must have substituted the will of God for his individual … Continue reading

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Sin vs. Middle Age

“If people fought sin as hard as they do middle age, earth would be a moral paradise.” Hal Boyle, columnist So. Very. Convicting.  

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Quote for today

History is filled with men who would be gods, but only one God who would be man.  – author unknown

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Our Post Truth Era – Quote

So true:  The irony is that the internet was supposed to democratize information, enabling “curious citizens” to become better informed about complex issues, said Jonathan Mahler in The New York Times.  Instead, it’s made it possible for people to hide … Continue reading

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Speaking Softly

We may have all the right answers, but when we live something, we often change the way we give them. Maybe what we say doesn’t change, but our delivery often does. Maybe our conviction grows stronger and our speech therefore … Continue reading

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Peak Experiences

I read this quote the other day in Herschel Walker’s book, Breaking Free. …What I saw when I was out on the field as a professional facing guys who were, like me, at the pinnacle of their profession. I don’t … Continue reading

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Redeeming the Curse of Work

Hugh Halter’s book Flesh makes a strong case for the value of bi-vocational pastors (pastors who have a “tent making” job to pay the bills), but his book isn’t just for pastors. It’s a book about incarnational ministry, about having … Continue reading

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The Value of Servantship

Another quote from Hugh Halter’s book: Flesh. In Lance Ford’s book, UnLeader he wrote, Depending on the translation, at the very most, “leader” is used only six times in the New Testament, while the word “servant” can be found over … Continue reading

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Unfinished Business

I just read this in Hugh Halter’s book, Flesh, and found it encouraging. It is crazy to watch Jesus work the clock. Often He would heal someone and then say, “Don’t go tell anyone.” … Jesus knew how circumstances link … Continue reading

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The Shell

Read this great thought today in Unglued, by Lysa Terkeurst: How hard something is often depends on your vantage point. For example, consider the shell of an egg. Looking at it from the outside, we know an eggshell is easily … Continue reading

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