George Stephenson, with a sagacity of mind in advance of the science of his day, answered, when asked what was the ultimate cause of motion of his locomotive engine, ‘that it went by the bottled-up rays of the sun.
The Earth must have done some noble work; that is why you were born here and not in the ocean among the fishes and not in the sky among the birds.
It was as if God had become not only the object of my praise and thanksgiving but my creative partner as well.
Aspire to high standards, expect strong results, offer self praise, and stack your confidence.
Praised be my Lord, for our sister water.
St. Francis of Assisi,
Canticle of the Sun
The Sovereign LORD is a mighty KING.
Except for my daughters, I have not grieved for any death as I have grieved for his. His was a great and beautiful spirit, he was a man – all man, from his crown to his footsoles. My reverence for him was deep and genuine.
Guess what, Jesus loves to walk with us. He loves to be with us all the time-not just in the scheduled time or in the leftovers. The only change He wants is our hearts.
Let’s change by rearranging the change.
Not understanding why affliction occurred has caused many to struggle with their faith. If we knew all the reasons and had the answers to all of our questions we wouldn’t need faith. God wants His children to depend on Him. We are not to work through our struggles with our own strength. Rather, we are to move through our tribulation with the strength God provides.
He [Alexander von Humboldt] was to science what Shakespeare was to the drama.