“Therefore go now and work; for no straw shall be given you, yet you shall deliver the quota of bricks.” … Continue reading God is not Pharaoh
“Time and time again, the postmortems of financial debacles include two classic phrases: “It was too good to be true” … Continue reading It just might be true
“Nothing could be worse than hope that is hopeless.” _Richard C. Halverson, No Greater Power: Perspective for Days of Pressure … Continue reading Blind Hope
“Vows begin when hope dies.” _Leonardo da Vinci, 1452-1519 ***** Recently a good friend of mine shared with me the … Continue reading Just south of hopelessness
“Scratch any cynic and you will find a disappointed idealist.” _George Carlin ***** Don’t let cynics intimidate you. Cynics have … Continue reading Is the only ultimate option cynicism?
“We have a saying at my company for situations like this: Improvement today, perfection tomorrow.” _David Cairco ***** Have you … Continue reading It’s a long hard slog to Eden
For ships sail East, and ships sail West On the self-same winds that blow, It is not the gale, but … Continue reading There’s always a path forward
Now faith is the substance of things hoped for… _Hebrews 11:1 ***** Have you ever noticed that we never hope … Continue reading Forward looking….
“Faith doesn’t ignore a doctor’s diagnosis. It does, however, seek a second opinion from the Great Physician.” _Mark Batterson, The … Continue reading Give Hope a Chance
“‘God is able.’ That’s my only assumption. And any other assumption is a false assumption. He is the God who … Continue reading How to muster the hope to keep going