O little town of Bethlehem, how still we see thee lie! Above thy deep and dreamless sleep the silent stars go by. Yet in thy dark streets shineth the everlasting light; the hopes and fears of all the years are met in thee tonight. For Christ is born of Mary and, gathered all above, while…… Continue reading Brewed Thoughts – O little town of Bethlehem
Rejoice always, pray without ceasing, give thanks in all circumstances; for this is the will of God in Christ Jesus for you.
A joyful heart is good medicine, but a crushed spirit dries up the bones.
“God is God. Because he is God, He is worthy of my trust and obedience. I will find rest nowhere but in His holy will that is unspeakably beyond my largest notions of what he is up to.” Elizabeth Eliot
“Faith is like an empty, open hand stretched out towards God, with nothing to offer and everything to receive.” John Calvin
Do we eagerly long for the coming of Christ? Or do we want him to wait while our love affair with the world runs its course? That is the question that tests the authenticity of faith. John Piper
“No legacy is so rich as honesty.” William Shakespeare