“What do people mean when they say, ‘I am not afraid of God because I know He is good’? Have they never even been to a dentist?” CS Lewis
“The incarnation is the ultimate undercover boss episode.” BrianZahnd
When you feed the poor, they call you a saint. When you ask why the poor have no food, they call you a communist.
C.S. Lewis once commented, ‘In Gethsemane the holiest of all petitioners prayed three times that a certain cup might pass from Him. It did not. After that the idea that prayer is recommended to us as a sort of infallible gimmick may be dismissed.’
‘Though men pray for blessings on each other, God declares himself to be the sole Dispenser of perfect happiness.’ John Calvin
A message of grace will attract people, but a culture of grace will keep them. —Jared Wilson
The whole business of Christianity contradicts sense. We give up the visible for invisible rewards. —Thomas Manton