I finally decided what I want to be when I grow up – late.
We listen for guidance everywhere except from within.
Shoddy work is not just shoddy work. It’s a failure of love.
You couldn’t allow yourself to get bored. THAT would be a fight.
The divine mandate to use the world justly and charitably, then, defines every person’s moral predicament as that of a steward. But this predicament is hopeless and meaningless unless it produces an appropriate discipline: stewardship....
Our task is to carry the Lord’s peace into every situation, into every duty.
He does not call those who are worthy, but those whom He will.
From the outset, Protestantism rejected the critical medieval distinction between the ‘sacred’ and ‘secular’ orders. While this position can easily be interpreted as a claim for the desacralization of the sacred, it can equally well...
Nothing’s work unless you’d rather be doing something else.
He was like a man thinking on an abstract subject all the time.
My hobbies just sort of gradually became my vocation.
I became an actor because it was my clumsy attempt to become myself.