Quotes-December 2010

“Our lives begin to end the day we become silent about things that matter.” (author unknown)

“We can’t look to our feelings to determine truth. We must look to truth to reign in our feelings.” Lysa Terkeurst
“For God, praise is the sweet echo of His own excellence in the hearts of His people. For us, praise is the summit of satisfaction that comes from living in fellowship with God.” John Piper, Desiring God

“While the goal of the American dream is to make much of us, the goal of the gospel is to make much of God.” David Platt, Radical:Taking Back Your Faith From the American Dream

“Yet it is just as important to trust God as it is to obey Him. When we disobey God we defy His authority and despise His holiness. But when we fail to trust God we doubt His sovereignty and question his goodness.” Gerald and Jeff Bridges, Trusting God Even When it Hurts

Dear God, May my life be all about you. May I trust in you for all things and through all things. May I learn to trust the truth and not my feelings. Only in the strength of your son can this be done. Amen
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