The Thief in Your Mind

“You’d never invite a thief into your house, so why would you allow thoughts that steal your joy to make themselves at home in your mind.” It all starts in your mind. When we wake up in the morning, something goes through our head. It is the definition of consciousness. We have an awareness of […]

A Man’s Moral Worth

Henning von Tresckow was a Major General in the German Wehrmacht and a chief conspirator in the Valkyrie plot (he is played by Kenneth Branagh in the modern movie “Valkyrie” which starred Tom Cruise). He spoke these words to a fellow conspirator Fabian von Schlabrendorff who is the source for these words: “The whole world […]

Life & Happiness, day to day

It is wholly impossible to live according to Divine order, and to make a proper application of heavenly principles, as long as the necessary duties which each day brings seem only like a burden grievous to be borne. Not till we are ready to throw our very life’s love into the troublesome little things can […]

Quotes

Thanks to TV and for the convenience of TV, you can only be one of two kinds of human beings, either a liberal or a conservative. – Kurt Vonnegut Maybe this world is another planet’s hell. – Aldous Huxley

Quotes about Jesus

This past Sunday I preached on the Supremacy of Christ from Colossians 1:15-20.  I ran across these quotes about Jesus and include them for your enjoyment.  Many provocative things have been said about Jesus throughout history and from around the world.  It is truly impressive. I know men and I tell you that Jesus Christ […]

Quote for the Day

The Bible tells us to love our neighbors, and also to love our enemies; probably because they are generally the same people. – GK Chesterton Technorati Tags: GK Chesterton, Quotes, Enemies

Miscellaneous Christmas Quotes

Merry Christmas. I compiled some quotes about Christmas…sometimes other people have already said it best…enjoy! I have always thought of Christmas time, when it has come round, as a good time; a kind, forgiving, charitable time; the only time I know of, in the long calendar of the year, when men and women seem by […]

Miscellaneous Quotes

“One of the greatest pains to human nature is the pain of a new idea. It…makes you think that after all, your favorite notions may be wrong, your firmest beliefs ill founded…Naturally, therefore, common men hate a new idea, and are disposed more or less to ill-treat the original man who brings it.” Walter Bagehut […]

A Description of Christians

“They love one another. They never fail to help widows; they save orphans from those who would hurt them. If they have something they give freely to the man who has nothing; if they see a stranger, they take him home, and are happy, as though he were a brother.” Aristides, a Christian apologist in […]