Sunday, February 26, 2012

When we get around other people we can see our own sin more clearly; we see things that we might not notice, that don't come out, when we're by ourselves like fear, impatience and anger.
Kevin Urichko. Homily in Ash Wednesday Service. Northland: A Church Distributed.

Tuesday, February 21, 2012

But whoever did want him, who believed he was who he claimed and would do what he said, He made to be their true selves...
John 1:12. The Message.

Wednesday, February 15, 2012

If Peter Drucker has taught us one thing, it is that every organization exists to serve people outside the organization. When it exists to serve people inside the organization, it dies. 
Leonard Sweet. CARPE MANANA.

Tuesday, February 14, 2012

Do not do what you love; do what you are.

Monday, February 13, 2012

God gives us glimpses into the enormity of His work, not to increase our capacity to do a larger work or to do more work but to make the work before us more vital and less optional.
We are compelled to do the work we can do because we cannot do all that we want.
Justin McRoberts. Y: Album Booklet.

Tuesday, February 07, 2012

Waiting Room by Kim Thomas
 As you praise and pray, you make your circumstances and your life a test tube that demonstrates the existence of a personal God, a God who is present and involved and who controls the natural universe. The fact that He intervenes and overrules in your daily situations and concerns becomes more clear to you.
Ruth Myers. 31 DAYS OF PRAISE.

Sunday, February 05, 2012

When we sew we use a pattern and cut away everything that doesn't look like the item we're making... As we look at Simplicity: a Life Patterned after God we will discover how to 1) reduce the clutter, 2) persevere in the everyday, 3) focus on the goal. We find this pattern in Hebrews 12:1-2...