Quotes for the week

Every week one of our elders gathers some thought provoking quotes for the screens. So, as we continue with Southside@Home, we will be adding them here. We hope that they will inspire some thought.

To age into and die with a forgiving heart is the ultimate moral and religious imperative.  All the dogmatic and moral purity in the world does little for us if our hearts are bitter and incapable of forgiveness.

Is prayer your steering wheel or your spare tire?
                                                            Corrie Ten Boom

He has chosen not to heal me, but to hold me.  The more intense the pain, the closer His embrace.
                                                            Joni Eareckson Tada

I celebrate every miraculous healing as a powerful clue to what God intends for each of us who suffer—physically, mentally, or spiritually.
                                                            Philip Yancey

Are you hurting? Pray. Do you feel great? Sing. Are you sick? Call the church leaders together to pray and anoint you with oil in the name of the Master.
                                                            James 5

The prayer of a righteous person has great power as it is working.
James 5 continued

Updated 29/07/21