It's not true that the New Testament God is a God of love while the Old Testament God is a God of wrath. It's the same God.
The best heart to have would be an always contrite heart. A heart that knows failure is one of the best friends the soul could have.
Kenneth L. Samuel
What happens when we achieve our goals and accomplish our aims? What happens when our days of struggle give way to days of triumph? What happens when Lent relents to Resurrection?
Richard L. Floyd
When we "weep with those who weep," and I am convinced that in these holy moments God weeps with us.
Emily C. Heath
Our job as followers of Christ in community is to provoke one another with kindness, with compassion, with loving challenges, and with encouragement.
Is this Christian thing mainly about all the stuff we do or are supposed to do?
Quinn G. Caldwell
There's this great five-year-old in my congregation who for months now has given the exact same answer to every question anybody's asked during a children's message.
There must be some kind of sacrament to interruptions, like at open-air assemblies or picnics, where some spiritual guru demands your food.
The logistics of how we get fed today are so complex
I'd rather be a generous sinner than a parsimonious saint.