If you truly want to be respected by people you love, you must prove to them that you can survive without them.
Heaven has appointed us dwellers on earth a time for all things.
The battle belongs to the Lord, and we already know that He wins the war.
My ancestors arrived on the Wayflower
God is not some lesser employee, as many try to make Him out to be: rather He is the ultimate Treasure. He works in a man; He works on a man; He works through a man; He works around a man. Know that He does far more than simply work for a man. And yet, even as He Himself needs no one else, everyone else is ever in need of Him.
No matter how tiny you look, you can lead huge men if you have what the huge men don’t have.
All I do know is that the world has a Chief who was victorious when the powers of darkness struck at him with everything they had. He has the plans today. The darkness won’t last forever. There’s a splendour beyond.
To understand remotely the omnipotence of God is to understand wholly the beauty of Christ.
It’s all very well for us to sit here in the west with our high incomes and cushy lives, and say it’s immoral to violate the sovereignty of another state. But if the effect of that is to bring people in that country economic and political freedom, to raise their standard of living, to increase their life expectancy, then don’t rule it out.