Quote(s) of the Week (November 16, 1997)
On Words to Live By...
- "The turning point in our lives is when we stop
seeking the God we want and start seeking the God who
- --Patrick Morley, in
'The Seasons of a Man's Life'. From
Christianity Today web site (Freedom, Summer
On Character and Reputation...
- "Be more concerned with your character than with
your reputation, because your character is what you
really are, while your reputation is merely what others
think you are."
- --John Wooden, former
UCLA basketball coach. From Christianity Today web site
(Courage, Spring 1997)
On Knowledge and Wisdom...
- "Never mistake knowledge for wisdom. One helps you
make a living and the other helps you make a life."
- --Sandra Carey. From
Christianity Today web site (Courage, Spring 1997)
On the Meaning of Prayer...
"Prayer is not a matter of getting what we want the most.
Prayer is a matter of giving ourselves to God and learning his
laws, so that he can do through us what he wants the
- --Agnes Sanford in 'The
Healing Touch of God'. From Christianity Today web site
(Competition, Winter 1997)
On God's Grace...
- "Your worst days are never so bad that you are
beyond the reach of God's grace. Your best days are never
so good that you are beyond the need of God's
- --Jerry Bridges, author
of 'The Discipline of Grace'. From Christianity Today web
site (Attitude, Fall 1996).