Chesterton quipped long ago that "the Christian ideal has not been tried and found wanting; rather, it has been found difficult and left untried.” In other words, denying the idea of God may cost you nothing; accepting the ideal of God may cost you everything.Sigh. Lord, have mercy.
Wednesday, 26 November 2008
Following, Living and Praxis
Dan Poxon over at bleat.ca (the site that used to host this humble blog) has written a thoughtful piece entitled "Ricky Gervais and God (Part Deux)" which includes this:
Jesus gives us words of comfort: don’t be troubled, trust God, trust in me, I am going to prepare a place for you, when everything is ready ...
There is a time for everything, a season for every activity under heaven. A time to be born and a time to die. (Ecc 3) We’re here because ...
A Short Wedding Sermon on Love: with reference to 1 Corinthians 13:4-13—for Arthur and Shawna JenningsI find God's Word endlessly meaningful and applicable although sometimes I wonder just how much juice it is possible to squeeze out of ...