Never go into venture capital if you want a peaceful life.
The heart of a Christian, who believes and feels, cannot pass the hardships and deprivations of the poor without helping them.
After her initial conversion as a teenager, the author writes, “I was sent back into a world that no longer looked familiar to me. I had to relearn how to do everything.
There is never a time in the future in which we will work out our salvation. The challenge is in the moment, the time is always now.
Paul was terribly personal. The books I like are the ones that make you feel like you are with a person who is being quite vulnerable, telling you all sorts of stuff that is personal, and that’s the thing Paul did that makes me like him.
We have been shown how to fight hate without becoming hate ourselves. We have been given a Companion and a Friend and not just a good idea. We have been given joy in the midst of failure, and not just a way of winning or being right.
We are less interested in the number of disciples and more interested in the quality of discipleship.
Better abolish pulpits then to appoint men who have no experiential knowledge of what they teach.
J.R.R. Tolkien told a questioning correspondent, life’s purpose is to know, praise, and thank God.
I assumed my first undivided responsibility.