Bits and Pieces

aerial view of a stall in a flea market full of bits and pieces

“Jesus replied: “‘Love the Lord your God with all your heart and with all your soul and with all your mind.’ This is the first and greatest commandment.
And the second is like it: ‘Love your neighbor as yourself'” Matthew 22:37-39 (NIV)

There are so many wonderful nuggets of wisdom and thoughtful insights that need to be included in a blog such as this and the best way to share them is to simply list them, without commentary, for your contemplation and consideration. Enjoy . . .

“Where there is no longer any opportunity for doubt,
there is no longer any opportunity for faith either”
-Paul Tournier.

“Happy moments – praise God.
Difficult moments – seek God.
Quiet moments – worship God.
Painful moments – trust God.”

Heaven is a great big hug that lasts forever!

“We are middle men between a gracious God and a grace needing society.”
-Joseph M. Stowell.

“If God had wanted us to be permissive He would have given us the Ten Suggestions!”-Alexandra Cook.

“Surely the greatest punch line in all of history is this: that a holy God could love the likes of me.” -Phil Callaway.

“God loves to turn crucifixions into resurrections so you can see His greatness.”
-Rick Warren.

“Joy is the perfume left after God has passed by.”

Information without knowledge is dangerous and knowledge without wisdom is useless.

“I believe in order to understand.”
-Augustine.

“The church is a school for sinners not a society for saints.”
-Bill Parton.

Love God. Love people. The rest is details.
-Paraphrase of Matthew 22:37-39.

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