Tuesday, May 31, 2016

Thought for the Day 5/31/2016

For anything worth having one must pay the price;
 and the price is always work, patience, love, self-sacrifice.
No paper currency, no promises to pay,
   but the gold of real service.
-John  Burroughs 

Therefore be imitators of God as dear children.
 And walk in love, as Christ also has loved us,
  and give himself for us as an offering and
    a sacrifice to God for a sweet smelling aroma.   
-Ephesians 5:1-2 

Monday, May 30, 2016

Thought for the Day 5/30/2016

Given the inevitability of your death,
   or Christ's return soon,
how will you live differently today?

This is my commandment,
  that you love one another, just as I have loved you.
Greater love has no one than this,
    that one lay down his life for his friends.  
-John 15:13 

Friday, May 27, 2016

Thought for the Day 5/27/2016

Life is like photography.
 You use the negatives to develop.

The wilderness and the dry land shall be glad;
 the desert shall rejoice and blossom like the rose.
   It shall blossom abundantly and rejoice
     with  joy and singing. 
-Isaiah 35:1-2 

Thursday, May 26, 2016

Thought for the Day 5/26/2016

Knowing is not enough, we must apply.
 Willing is not enough, we must do.
-Johann Wolfgang von Goethe 

For the Lord gives wisdom; from His mouth
 come knowledge and understanding; 
   then you will understand righteousness 
     and justice and equity, and every good path..... 
-Proverbs 2:6, 9

Wednesday, May 25, 2016

Thought for the Day 5/25/2016

Ever tried?  Every failed?
 No matter.  Try again. Fail again.
    Try better.  Fail better.  Learn.
-Samuel Beckett 

Consider Him who endured from sinners
  such hostility against himself, so that
    you may not grow weary or faint-hearted. 
-Hebrews 12:3

Tuesday, May 24, 2016

Thought for the Day 5/24/2016

Failures are a part of life.
  If you don't fail,  you don't learn. 
    If you don't learn, you'll never change.

Like new-born infants, long for the pure
  spiritual milk, that by it you may
     grow up into salvation.... 
-1 Peter 2:2

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