We are not cisterns made for hoarding, we are channels made for sharing.
The most eloquent prayer is the prayer through hands that heal and bless.
Their next four years are hidden from us, but they are not hidden from you, … You know the challenges and opportunities they will face. Give them a clear mind, a warm heart, calmness in the midst of turmoil, reassurance in times of discouragement and your presence always.
Kindness is an essential part of God’s work and ours here on earth.
You cannot come to Christ unless the Spirit of God brings you. But what if you ignore His warnings? Then you are in the gravest danger, for some day God will no longer be speaking to you. Then it will be too late. Come to Christ while there is still time. Christ, God’s greater Ark,...
You’re born. You suffer. You die. Fortunately, there’s a loophole.
When I reached about 80, my physical world turned upside down,
The only time my prayers are never answered is on the golf course.
I’ve read the last page of the Bible. It’s all going to turn out all right.
For a married couple to expect perfection in each other is unrealistic.
I can tell you that God is alive because I talked to him this morning.
A real Christian is a person who can give his pet parrot to the town gossip.
God’s angels often protect his servants from potential enemies.
Because President Clinton has been a friend for so many years, I feel like it is very difficult after he became President, because I led the Inaugural prayer, and when I stepped down I said, “Mr. President,” and I almost said, “Bill,” because I’d called him Bill so long. And I feel like calling him...
My home is in Heaven. I’m just traveling through this world.
Only God can give us a selfless love for others, as the Holy Spirit changes us from within. This is one reason we must receive Christ, for apart from His Spirit we can never be freed from the chains of selfishness, jealousy, and indifference. Will others see Christ’s love in your life today?
Heavenly Father, we come before you today to ask your forgiveness and to seek your direction and guidance. We know Your Word says, ‘Woe to those who call evil good,’ but that is exactly what we have done. We have lost our spiritual equilibrium and reversed our values. We have exploited the poor and called...
Nothing can bring a real sense of security into the home except true love.
The storm was raging. The sea was beating against the rocks in huge, dashing waves. The lightning was flashing, the thunder was roaring, the wind was blowing; but the little bird was sound asleep in the crevice of the rock, its head tucked serenely under its wing. That is peace — to be able to...
The most prominent place in hell is reserved for those who are neutral on the great issues of life
Theology never changes. A man’s heart is the same. The Gospel is the same. There have been no additions to the Gospel that was preached in the first century, and there is no difference in the reading of the events of the first century; morally, they’re still the same. The same old sins, the same...
If we had more hell in the pulpit, we would have less hell in the pew.