Notable Quotes

Notable Quotes July 30, 2012 In last week’s sermon, I quoted Paul Miller’s book APraying Life. Here are a few other choice samples:”Prayer ismeant to be the conversation where your life and your God meet.””You don’texperience God; you get to...

After God’s Own Heart

After God’s Own Heart July 23, 2012 The narrative of King Saul’s life always frightens me.He seemed to have so much potential: he was humble (1 Sam 9:21), he had God’sSpirit on him (10:9-13), he looked the part (10:23-24), and he inspired othersto follow...

Keep Your Eyes on the Shore

Keep Your Eyes on the Shore July 16, 2012  In 1952, a 32-year-old woman named Florence Chadwickstepped into the waters of the Pacific Ocean off Catalina Island, intending toswim to the shore of mainland California,26 miles away. She was flanked by small boats that...

Fight for Your Life

Fight for Your Life July 9, 2012 There’s a chapter in one of my books on pastoralministry entitled “Brothers, Fight for Your Life.” Know what it’s about? Nottemptation or spiritual warfare. Nor about personal priorities, spiritualdisciplines, or time management....

Notable Quotes

Notable Quotes July 2, 2012  Books don’tchange lives. Paragraphs do. Sometimes single sentences. At least that’s how itworks for me. I can remember specific sentences from specific books that lit myheart on fire and profoundly changed the way I thought. Here’s a...