Thursday, April 23, 2009

Thought Provoking

Saw another version of this on
Wade Burleson's blog.

Need I say more?

From net_efekt's photostream on Flickr
(Thank you!)

Another good quote from a wise guy with silver hair:

Grace That Runs Well

"For the grace of God... [teaches] us that, denying ungodliness and worldly lusts, we should live soberly, righteously, and godly, in this present world." Like a car battery, grace has a negative and positive side. It will not run on just one effectively.

The old-school grace preachers majored, for the most part, on the negative. But the new-school emphasizes, almost entirely, the positive. The former ends up with a grace-less grace; and the latter sadly ends with a grace that's disgraceful. Grace is limitless when it comes to what a person has done, but it has its limits as to what a person can do.

Grace never condemns, neither does it condone, it simply caresses.

From Richard Sandlin of "Sandlin Says"