A proud man

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A proud man is always looking down on things and people; and, of course, as long as you’re looking down, you can’t see something that’s above you. — C.S. Lewis

The man who wastes today

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The man who wastes today lamenting yesterday will waste tomorrow lamenting today. — Philip M. Raskin

The freedom we have in Christ

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The freedom we have in Christ was made believable to an unbelieving world through the Love that was expressed in and through a healthy Biblical Community. — Bishop Joe James

Instant obedience

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Instant obedience is the only kind of obedience there is; delayed obedience is disobedience. — Thomas a Kampis

Our circumstances

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Our circumstances are not an accurate reflection of God’s goodness. Whether life is good or bad, God’s goodness, rooted in His character, is the same. — Helen Grace Lescheid

Grace is a gift

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Grace is a gift that costs everything for the giver and nothing for the recipient. — Philip Yancey

Happiness

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Do not let your happiness depend on something you may loose … only [upon] the Beloved who will never pass away. — C.S. Lewis

Freedom & duty

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Freedom & duty always go hand in hand and if the free do not accept the duty of social responsibility, they will not long remain free. — John Foster Dulles

The essence of faith

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The essence of faith is being satisfied with all that God is for us in Jesus. — John Piper

Labor lost fruit

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Oh, let none think his labor is lost because the fruit does not immediately appear.