I went to a new dentist recently. He asked me what I do for a living. I told him. He looked me straight in the eye and said, "A pastor. Let me ask you something. Do you believe in evolution?"
The difference between a good competition and an evil one is in its objective. When it comes to showing honor, everybody has a chance to win.
God shows astounding mercy and compassion for Cain after his horrible crime. Just as God provided protective clothing for Adam and Eve after their big mistake, so God protects Cain after his.
Until my son Matt became a master bicycle mechanic, I didn't know there was such a trade. Not a job, a trade.
Dwight Lee Wolter
A swarm of thousands of bees suddenly appeared, clinging to a chain link fence near my driveway.
Kenneth L. Samuel
When we live our faith in the love we share, in the service we give and in the justice we promote, we never leave the holy place, because we personify it.
Anthony B. Robinson
It takes a certain Christian creativity to alter the normal flow and extend mercy and forgiveness to others while examining ourselves honestly.
Hope is often under siege, whether in Paul's time or ours. One glance at the daily news makes hope seem naive and those who hold hope appear foolish.
Quinn G. Caldwell
Any scientist will tell you that behind every"Eureka!" lie thousands of hours of labor. So too with becoming a disciple.
His seminary teachers thought John Vianney was too stupid to be a priest. But his pastor said he was pious, so the bishop ordained him.