Category Archives: Thursday’s Thought

Thursday’s (eventually I’ll actually post one of these on a Thursday) Thought: Jillian Michaels on Desire

Ok, confession: I don’t watch a lot of TV, but I LOVE watching The Biggest Loser.  It is so inspiring to me, I always want to get on the treadmill and run five miles after watching Jillian Michaels yell and … Continue reading

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Thursday’s (okay, Friday’s) Thought: CS Lewis on Desire

I got this quote from a post by another blogger, who writes a beautiful analogy that is really worth reading.  Click here for the full article. . If there lurks in most modern minds the notion that to desire our … Continue reading

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Thursday’s Thought – R.C. Sproul Jr. on Homeschooling

No doubt some parents believe they aren’t good teachers because some outsider has already told them, “You aren’t qualified.”  This objection finds a foothold only because we yet hold on to the world’s goals.  What are we aiming for?  When … Continue reading

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Thursday’s Thought – Voddie Baucham on Works-Based Righteousness

I found this quote on a wonderful blog I like to visit, and it just leapt off the page at me.  As you know if you’ve been reading this blog for any length of time, works based righteousness is something … Continue reading

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Thursday’s Thought – Billy Graham on Evangelism

In response to a question regarding the ability of a handful of early disciples to “turn the world upside down” while millions of Christians today “can’t even keep it right side up,” Billy Graham gave the following response: “The early … Continue reading

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Thursday’s Thought – Corrie Ten Boom on loving our enemy

It was in a church in Munich that I saw him – a balding heavy set man in a gray overcoat, a brown felt hat clutched between his hands.  People were filing out of the basement room where I had … Continue reading

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Thursday’s Thought – Edith Schaeffer on Homemaking

We are an environment for the other people with whom we live, the people with whom we work, the people with whom we communicate… Our conversations, attitudes, behavior, response or lack of response, hardness or compassion, our love or selfishness, … Continue reading

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