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  • Didn’t my hands make both heaven and earth? - Acts 7.50
  • The heavens declare the glory of God, the skies proclaim the work of his hands. - Psalm 19.1
  • Where does my help come from? My help comes from the Lord, the maker of heaven and earth. - Psalm 121.2
  • In the beginning, God created the heavens and the earth - Genesis 1.1
  • Lift up your eyes and look to the heavens: who created all these? - Isaiah 40.26
  • It was my hand that laid the foundations of the earth - Isaiah 48.13
  • From the rising of the sun to the place where it sets, the name of the Lord is to be praised. - Psalm 113.3
  • I made the earth and created man on it - Isaiah 45.12
  • You alone are the Lord. You made the earth and the seas and everything in them - Nehemiah 9.6
  • I have set my rainbow in the clouds, and it will be the sign of the covenant between me and the earth. - Genesis 9.13
  • He is the God who made the world and everything in it - Acts 17.24
  • The Lord is the everlasting God, the Creator of the ends of the earth - Isaiah 40.28
  • He holds in his hands the depths of the earth and the mightiest mountains - Psalm 95.4

Weekly Quotes

Here are some of the most recent weekly quotes…

Often the only difference between a good day and a bad day is your attitude. TobyMac

The way we talk to our children becomes their inner voice.  Peggy O’mara

“Leadership boils down to the two things that most people cannot resist, love and service.” Anon.

The Roman Empire was very, very much like us. They lost their moral core, their sense of values in terms of who they were. And after all of those things converged together, they just went right down the tubes very quickly. Ben Carson.

In the end, it’s not the years in your life that count. It’s the life in your years. A Lincoln.

“Worry is the darkroom in which negatives can develop.” W. Brunstetter.

A happy marriage is the union of two good forgivers. Ruth Bell Graham

If God intends us to be instruments of change, then we are a people of influence, for good or for evil. P D Tripp.

What controls our hearts will exercise inescapable influence over our lives and behaviour. P D Tripp.

“Cruelty and wrong are not the greatest forces in the world. There is nothing eternal in them. Only love is eternal.”
Elisabeth Elliot

One thing you can give and still keep is your word. Anon.

“Love is the basic need of human nature, for without it life is disrupted emotionally, mentally, spiritually and physically.” Dr K Menninger.

There are no victories at discount prices. General D Eisenhower.

“You can give without loving, but you cannot love without giving.” Amy Carmichael.

“The world might actually change if more people focused on changing themselves instead of the world.”

Every Christian occupies some kind of pulpit and preaches some kind of sermon every day.

“If you want to get to heaven, then you have to travel via King’s Cross.” J. John

The is always free cheese in a mousetrap.

“Dont squander your difficulties; wring every possible lesson out of them.”

We are not here to commune with the darkness but to conquer it.  Vance Havner

“The only thing you can take with you when you die is what you are. Character counts more than possessions.”

To the world you might be one person. To one person you might be the world.

“A good book is hard to read, on account of how often it makes you stop and think.”

“Today’s age worries too much about image and not enough about integrity.”

God does not witness to the world by taking his people out of suffering, but rather by demonstrating his grace through them in the midst of pain. C.S. Storms.

Children have more need of models than of critics. J Joubert.

We are not merely to serve Christ, we are to be like Him. D. Copley.

You must have an aim in life if you want to make a hit. Nora Grey.

Man, made it the image of God, has a purpose — to be in a relationship to God, who is there. Man forgets his purpose and thus he forgets who he is and what life means. Francis Schaeffer.

What rules my heart will shape the way I deal with life’s saddest and sweetest moments. P D Tripp

God can secure us from fear, either by removing the thing feared, or by subduing the fear of the thing. W Beveridge.

God tells us to burden Him with whatever burdens us. Anon.

The man without purpose is like a ship without a rudder. Thomas Carlyle

Everything in life is a test of character. John Blanchard.

People will not care what you know until they know that you care. Anon.

When pride begins, love ceases. J C . Lavater.

You can’t do anything about the length of your life, but you can do something about its width and depth. Evan Esar.

Kindness is the truest revealer of a person’s greatness. Anon.

If the words don’t add up, its usually because the truth wasn’t added in the equation.

If there is anything worse than our sins, it is our infinite capacity to rationalize it away. C. Colson.

Sow an action and you reap a habit; sow a habit and you reap a character; sow a character and you reap a destiny. W James.

A moment of patience in a moment of anger saves you from a hundred moments of regret.

Don’t judge each day by the harvest you reap but by the seeds you plant. RLStevenson

What is in the well of your heart will show up in the bucket of your speech. Anon

“The only thing you can take with you when you die is what you are. Character counts more than possessions.”

“We must be different to make a difference in the world.”

One hundred years from now it will not matter what kind of house I lived in, how much money I had, nor what my cloths were like, but the world may be a little better because I was important in the life of a child.

Service to God through service to mankind is the only motivation acceptable to God for diligence and hard work in our vocational calling. Jerry Bridges.

It is not how long but how well we live that matters. Anon.

“Faith does not eliminate questions. But faith knows where to take them.” Elisabeth Elliot

Make sure your Walk matches your Talk.

Death is not the end.

“Death died when Christ rose. This is the best news the world ever had come from a graveyard.” Anon.

“There is no significance in a safe life, and there is no safety in a significant life.”

“Adversity & opposition is not something we should merely try to get through. But rather grow stronger through.”

The Bible assumes, rather than asserts, the existence of angels, as it does the fact of God himself. C.T. Cook.

Never underestimate the power of your own example.

“You can’t change what you refuse to confront.”

“The world might actually change if more people focused on changing themselves instead of the world.”

“There are no regrets for a life lived leading.”

Anger is an acid that can do more harm to the vessel in which it is stored than to anything on which it is poured. Mark Twain.

“Unsolved problems on the inside of a person stop success more often than problems on the outside of a person.”

“What we have and what we are given are not as important as what we contribute and what we leave behind.”

“Your words have the power of life and death. Choose them wisely.”

“Today’s age worries to much about image and not enough about integrity.”

Death is not extinguishing the light; it is putting out the lamp because dawn has come. Anon.

“We meet no ordinary people in our lives. If you give them a chance, everyone has something amazing to offer.”

“The ripple effect demonstrates that one person CAN make a difference”

The only thing necessary for the triumph of evil is for good men to do nothing. – Edmund Burke

“Keep your eyes open to your mercies. The man who forgets to be thankful has fallen asleep in life.” Robert L Stevenson

After crosses and losses, men grow humbler and wiser. Franklin.

It’s easier to be kind to a child than to repair and adult.

“You cannot seize your future until you let go of your past.”

Don’t let the issues outside of your control stop you from addressing issues inside of your control.

The only thing necessary for the triumph of evil is for good men to do nothing. – Edmund Burke

“Honour is doing what is right even when you have the power to do wrong.”

“If you’re fighting for something that matters, the obstacles don’t.”

“People forget what you kept, but they will never forget what you gave.”

If anger is not restrained, it is frequently more hurtful to us, than the injury that provokes it.   Seneca.

Change reveals the heart of man…

He is no fool who gives what he cannot keep to gain what he cannot loose. Jim Elliot.

To err is human; to forgive, divine.

Wisdom is knowing the right path to take…Integrity is taking it.

The people who need the most love often will ask for it in the most unloving of ways.

You’ve got to think about “Big Things” while you’re doing small things, so that all the small things go in the right direction.

Alvin Toffler

“God gave us the gift of life; we owe God our best performance.”  Del Smith

“A man’s life does not consist in the abundance of his possessions.” Jesus Christ.

Do not go where the path may lead. Go instead where there is no path and leave a trail….


“Greater love has no one than this, that he lay down his life for his friends.”  Jesus Christ.

“In the end [alcohol] bites like a snake and poisons like a viper.” Proverbs 23:32

“Nearly all men can stand adversity, but if you want to test a man’s character, give him power.”

Abraham Lincoln

“Home is where the heart is formed. The heart is either hurt, hardened, or hindered from the home; or it’s made safe, sensitive, and secure from the home.”

Devi Titus

A man finds joy in giving an apt reply- and how good is a timely word!  Solomon.

When troubled with burdens and difficulties to complicated to put into words and too puzzling to express or fully understand, how sweet it is to fall into the embrace of [God's] blessed arms and to simply sob out the sorrow that we cannot speak!


“With man this is impossible, but not with God; all things are possible with God”

Jesus Christ.

When you hold onto bitterness, you will find bitterness has a hold on you.

People will forget what you said, people will forget what you did, but people will never forget how you made them feel.

Maya Angelou

You always reap what you sow – or more than you sow.

Forgiveness breaks the chains of bitterness.

No man is an island. 
The most memorable people in life will be the friends who loved you when you weren’t very loveable.
Never get so busy making a living that you forget to make a life.
God grant me the serenity to accept the things I cannot change, the courage to change the things I can, and the wisdom to know the difference.
Are you consumed with watching others’ lives or are you living yours?
The storms of life come to test us.
If we do not feel grateful for what we already have, what makes us think we’d be happy with more?
Don’t let your happiness depend on something you may lose.

C.S. Lewis

Being humble means recognizing that we are not on earth to see how important we can become, but to see how much difference we can make in the lives of others.

Gordon B. Hinckley

Crying doesn’t indicate that you are weak. Since birth, it has always been a sign that you are alive
A bad attitude is like a flat tire, you can’t go anywhere till you change it
Dont let your struggle become your identity
Our character is what we do when we think no one is looking

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Quote of the week

Often the only difference between a good day and a bad day is your attitude. TobyMac

Bible verse of the week

For where you have envy and selfish ambition, there you find disorder and every evil practice. James 3:16

Challenge of the week

Is prayer your steering wheel or your spare tire?


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