Quote from C.S. Lewis on enjoyment

Quote from C.S. Lewis on enjoyment

“… all enjoyment spontaneously overflows into praise, unless shyness or the fear of boring others is deliberately brought into check it. The world rings with praise—lovers praising their mistresses, readers their favourite poet, walkers praising the countryside,...
Quote by Ray Stedman on Ritual

Quote by Ray Stedman on Ritual

“Ordinances were intended to have a deeper message. They are symbolic. No ritual had meaning in itself, it had meaning in what it stood for. The Tabernacle worship with all these strange provisions—the bread, the incense, the offerings, the ornate buildings—all was a...
Quote from Ray Stedman – on rest

Quote from Ray Stedman – on rest

“It is at wit’s end, driven by the Spirit into the place where the pressure is so great that we have no other recourse but to cry out to God for help, that at last we begin to learn. It breaks upon our dull, slow minds that this help is not something intended for...
Quote from C.S. Lewis on enjoyment

Quote from Rick Warren – On excuses

It’s easy to find an excuse for not doing what we believe God would have us do. Rick Warren compiled this list of excuses that biblical characters could have made: Abraham was old, Jacob was insecure, Leah was unattractive, Joseph was abused, Moses stuttered, Gideon...