Quote To Ponder ~Oswald Chambers

"'When the Son of man cometh, shall He find faith on the earth?' We all have faith in good principles, in good management, in good common sense, but who amongst us has faith in Jesus Christ? Physical courage is grand, moral courage is grander, but the man who trusts Jesus Christ in the face of … Continue reading Quote To Ponder ~Oswald Chambers

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Quote To Ponder ~Thomas Merton

“A humble man is not afraid of failure. In fact, he is not afraid of anything, even himself, since perfect humility implies perfect confidence in the power of God.” ~Thomas Merton

Daring Greatly

Photo Credit: TED.com “Vulnerability sounds like truth and feels like courage. Truth and courage aren't always comfortable, but they're never weakness.” The title, Daring Greatly, is from Theodore Roosevelt’s famous speech, “Citizen in a Republic.” Considering the focus of this book is on the courage to live vulnerably, the title’s source is hugely appropriate. “It … Continue reading Daring Greatly

Isn’t there anyone who knows what Christmas is all about?

During the making of the animated Christmas classic A Charlie Brown Christmas, Peanuts creator Charles Schulz had a meeting with Lee Mendelson, the show’s producer, and Bill Melendez, its lead animator. The discussion concerned Schulz’s insistence about including a New Testament scripture reading of the Christmas story from the Bible. The scripture reading was to … Continue reading Isn’t there anyone who knows what Christmas is all about?