Hoy es el día, el día tormentoso y memorable en que meterá en vereda a su futuro incontrolado.
He ought to have conceded that she was a flower not destined to open, a hothouse creation, no less beautiful, no less woth having, He should have admired her, praised her and, at the close of day, let her be.
Era un hombre de muchos planes, pero de poco fruto.
She talks about being a Christian as if it’s a gym membership you can sign up for.
Forgive me, Lord, for the smallness and selfishness of my mind. Amen.
Because human beings suffer so much more than ducks.
away, and she could carry a bag on each arm, providing
And you know what people immediately start looking for, five minutes after they arrive someplace new? You know what’s on their minds? I’ll tell you: How are they gonna get laid, and where are they gonna find some mind-altering substances.
In every Christian’s life there comes a time when he or she needs to know the precise circumstances under which God is willing to heal the sick.
The holy book he’d spent so much of his life preaching from had one cruel flaw: it was not very good at offering encouragement or hope to those who weren’t religious. With God, nothing shall be impossible, proclaimed Luke, and that message, which Peter had always thought was the most joyously positive reassurance you could wish for, now turned itself over like a dying insect, and became Without God, everything shall be impossible.