Favorite Quotes – Volume 3

God’s love will never change us if we don’t accept it.” ~ Donald Miller, “Blue Like Jazz” p. 232.

French fries turn into potatoes ~ Emery, Aug 26 2012, age 5.

Look mom, those are crabs! Crabs turn into gumbo!” ~ Emery, Sept 9 2012, age 5.

“Sir?” said Harry. “I’ve been thinking…sir – even if the Stone’s gone, Vol – I mean, You-Know-Who-“
“Call him Voldemort, Harry. Always use the proper name for things. Fear of a name increases fear of the thing itself.” ~ J.K. Rowling, “Harry Potter and the Sorcerers Stone” p. 298.

“It is our choices, Harry, that show what we truly are, far more than our abilities.” ~ J.K. Rowling, “Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets” p. 333.

Culture is as much God’s creation as nature is. ~ Andy Crouch in “For the Beauty of the Church: Casting a Vision for the Arts” edited by W. David O. Taylor. p. 32.

What we do in our churches, when we do what we should be doing, is unuseful! It is better than useful. The economy of grace overflows with the unuseful. Does prayer work? Should prayer work? No. Prayer does not work. It does something better than work. Prayer brings us into the life of the one by whom all things were made and are being remade. It aligns our life with the one who suffered most deeply on behalf of all that is broken in the world, and through whose sufferings the world has been saved, is being saved, and will be saved. ~ Andy Crouch in “For the Beauty of the Church: Casting a Vision for the Arts” edited by W. David O. Taylor. p. 39.

People say that seeing is believing. But with faith, believing is seeing! ~ Pastor Larry McEwen Sept 23, 2012, “Can Anybody Tell Me Why We’re Here?”

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