Category Archives: PASSION Quotes

Rest Reflection

The refusal to stop is a refusal to accept our creatureliness. It is a subtle rejection of God’s ability to rule his world, rescue his people, and rejuvenate them along the way. – Adam Mabry in The Art of Rest

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Our Bodies

The psalmist tells us we are “fearfully and wonderfully made.” We were knit together in our mother’s womb by the delicate hands of God. Our bodies are not amorphous lumps that we shape and sculpt into our own self-image – … Continue reading

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Rest Reflection

There is a time for work and there is a time for rest and recreation. We can dishonor God by working without rest or exercise just as much as we can by resting and exercising without working. The key to … Continue reading

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In His Presence

To be in His presence is everything you could desire, everything you could hope for.  This is the apex. This is heaven’s heaven – to be with Christ, to be His bride, to be in perfect communion with Him, to … Continue reading

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Preaching Point

Those who recognize their weaknesses are made strong. Those who recognize their inadequacies are made adequate. Those who realize their helplessness receive divine help. This is the sovereign design and infinite genius of God. Finite men must preach in the … Continue reading

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Preaching Point

Those who recognize their weaknesses are made strong. Those who recognize their inadequacies are made adequate. Those who realize their helplessness receive divine help. This is the sovereign design and infinite genius of God. Finite men must preach in the … Continue reading

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Rest Reflection

We are here and there and everywhere. We are distracted. We are preoccupied. We can’t focus on the task in front of us. We don’t follow through. We don’t keep our commitments. We are so busy with a million pursuits … Continue reading

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Rest Reflection

Too much work, the British used to say, makes Jack a dull boy. But it’s worse than that. It numbs Jack, parches Jack, hardens Jack. It kills his heart…. Busyness kills the heart. – Mark Buchanan in The Rest of … Continue reading

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Preaching Point

The expositor’s responsibility is to preach the gospel and trust God to work in human hearts. – Steven Lawson in Expositor (Spring 2019)

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Preaching Point

Someone whose task is to exhort others to a life of godliness in response to the gospel of grace should himself reflect that holiness. – Derek W. H. Thomas in Expositor (Spring 2018)

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