Kenneth L. Samuel
The power of Advent is the hope of restoration.
"The prophet's job is to proclaim 'Let justice roll down like waters, and righteousness like a mighty stream. Our job is to figure out the plumbing.'"
Quinn G. Caldwell
What I notice more often than not, at least in the church, is that the saints who have become skilled at lamentation also tend to have become skilled at other things: gentleness, generosity, commiseration, comforting.