Kenneth L. Samuel
God orchestrates the delays and the disappointments and the detours of our lives to teach us the value of patience.
The realist's explanation of the miraculous feeding is that Jesus shamed the crowd into sharing their bag lunches. The dreamer's explanation is that it was an out-and-out, nature-defying miracle.
Don't be alarmed, but I have recently come to the realization that I may be wrong about some things.
Richard L. Floyd
Even in the church that bears Christ's name we often can't hear what Jesus is saying to us because he is such a familiar figure. We are too comfortable with him.
Quinn G. Caldwell
I start every Sunday morning sermon that I preach with these words from Psalm 19; I’m sure you’ve heard other preachers do the same.
I know that I'm being made into the image of Christ. It's just taking longer than I thought it would.
What then is our armor? It is our vulnerability.
Imagine what it smelled like on Noah's ark.
Little changes until we stop telling the story of our innocence and their guilt.
The disgust we feel when confronted by a believer's claim to know the mind of God is a holy gift.