When you have His joy in your heart, it doesn't necessarily mean your pain or hurt will be taken away. It means you'll be able to bear it.
Elisabeth Elliot Quotes: God never witholds from His child that which His love and wisdom call good. Elisabeth Elliot
Bible Verse Of The Day: I marvel that you are turning away so soon from Him who called you in the grace of Christ, to a different gospel, 7 which is...
Bible Verse Of The Day: But God, who is rich in mercy, because of His great love with which He loved us, 5 even when we were dead in trespasses,...
Keep in mind, hurting people often hurt other people as a result of their own pain. If somebody is rude and inconsiderate, you can almost be certain that they have some unresolved issues inside.
Every person is either a creator of fact or a creature of circumstance. He either puts color into his environment, or, like a chameleon, takes color from his environment.
Each day is God's gift to you. What you do with it is your gift to Him.
I believe in Christianity as I believe that the sun has risen: not only because I see it, but because by it I see everything else.
Give yourself unto reading. The man who never reads will never be read; he who never quotes will never be quoted. He who will not use the thoughts of other men’s brains, proves that he has no brains of his own. You need to read.
In nothing be anxious; but in everything by prayer and supplication with thanksgiving let your requests be made known unto God.
But when they deliver you up, be not anxious how or what ye shall speak: for it shall be given you in that hour what ye shall speak.