The mongrel collection

For whatever reason, God now reveals himself in the world not through a pillar of smoke and fire, not even through the physical body of his Son in Galilee, but through the mongrel collection that comprises my local church and every other such gathering in God’s name. — Philip Yancey

Prayer purpose

We look upon prayer simply as a means of getting things for ourselves, but the biblical purpose of prayer is that we may get to know God Himself. — Oswald Chambers

To be enjoyed

The infinitely self-sufficient God came into the world not to be assisted, but to be enjoyed. — John Piper

Spirit filled life

The Spirit-filled life is not a special, deluxe edition of Christianity. It is part and parcel of the total plan of God for His people. — A.W. Tozer

Understanding in your heart

All change comes from deepening your understanding of the salvation of Christ and living out the changes that understanding creates in your heart. — Timothy Keller