Archive for June, 2018

Thoughts from the Chapel

Forgiveness does not mean ignoring what has been done or putting a false label on an evil act. It means, rather, that the evil act no longer remains a barrier to the relationship. – Martin Luther King, Jr.

Matthew18:21, 22 “Then Peter came to him and asked, “Lord, how often should I forgive someone who sins against me? Seven times?”22 “No, not seven times,” Jesus replied, “but seventy times seven!”

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God never hurries. There are no deadlines against which God must work. To know this is to quiet our spirits and relax our nerves. -A.W. Tozer [adapted]

Romans 8:25 “But if we hope for what we do not yet have, we wait for it patiently.”

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A fanatic is a person who does what he thinks the Lord would do if only he knew the facts of the case. – Finley Peter Dunne

Matthew 11:25 “At that time Jesus prayed this prayer: “O Father, Lord of heaven and earth, thank you for hiding these things from those who think themselves wise and clever, and for revealing them to the childlike. ”

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The hardest thing to learn in life is which bridges to cross, and which to burn.
-David Russell

“Trust in the LORD with all your heart; do not depend on your own understanding. Seek his will in all you do, and he will show you which path to take.” – Proverbs 3:5, 6

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Every morning when you open your eyes, tell yourself that it is special.

Psalm 118:24 “This is the day which the LORD hath made; we will rejoice and be glad in it.”

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If there are irritations in your life, remember the oyster, which uses them to make a pearl.

“Do not be overcome by evil, but overcome evil with good.” – Romans 12:21

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In faith there is enough light for those who want to believe and enough shadows to blind those who don’t. -Blaise Pascal

“Whoever loves his brother lives in the light, and there is nothing in him to make him stumble. But whoever hates his brother is in the darkness and walks around in the darkness; he does not know where he is going, because the darkness has blinded him.” 1 John 2:10, 11

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“The art of living lies less in eliminating our troubles than in growing with them.”
- Bernard M. Baruch

“The path of the just is as a shining light, that shineth more and more unto the perfect day.” – Proverbs 4:18

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Love is more than a feeling; for the Christian it is a commandment.

John 13:34 “A new command I give you: Love one another. As I have loved you, so you must love one another.”

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Great minds have purposes, others have wishes. – Washington Irving

Isaiah 46:10 “I make known the end from the beginning, from ancient times, what is still to come. I say: My purpose will stand, and I will do all that I please.”

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