“We look for visions from heaven, for earthquakes and thunders of God’s power (the fact that we are dejected proves that we do), and we never dream that all the time God is in the commonplace things and people around us. If we will do the duty that lies nearest, we shall see Him. One of the most amazing revelations of God comes when we learn that it is in the commonplace things that the Deity of Jesus Christ is realized.”
“The Body of Christ, the Church, is not just an expression of the life of God, but a preview of eternity. It’s the revealing of the reality of eternity.
“I’m not going to be a father to my son in heaven. I’m not. But I will be a part of the family of God there, just as I am here. That family is eternal, and is so much more real than our earthly family.”
Last Friday, our team of villagers (Noah, Haviylah, Joy, Amy and Noah) who have been in Nakuru, Kenya for the past 6 weeks finally came back home. They’ve been out there visiting and ministering to the Lakeview Village Church, which you can read more about on their blogs. I’ve been thinking about what it means to… Continue reading On helping the poor
I believe in Christianity as I believe that the sun has risen: not only because I see it, but because by it I see everything else. C. S. Lewis
Mind, it is our best work that He wants, not the dregs of our exhaustion. I think He must prefer quality to quantity. George MacDonald Sometimes, when we’re too tired to run on our lunch break, we sit behind the warehouse, play guitars, write songs, talk, and watch the wind blow through the trees. This… Continue reading Break time