March 10, 2017
God gives us children to remember what is good and perfect and pure;what we are fighting for, and how.
I’m reminded of the Michael Card song, “When we in our foolishness thought we were wise, He played the fool and He opened our eyes; when we in our weakness believed we were strong, He became helpless to show we were wrong.” To remind us that the games that we play with each other are the real foolishness – that worldly power is passing, so why fight for it? And that the strength that we vindictively inflict upon each other is in fact weakness. Perspective | Joel D. Hirst's Blog
Posted by gerardvanderleun at March 10, 2017 8:21 AM. This is an entry on the sideblog of American Digest: Check it out.
We complicate the simple, cloud the clear, and common sense deride.
We intellectualize the insipid and call it erudite, reason's pride.
We abort the truth so as to save our civilization,
And corrupt our character with mean-spirited trivialization.
If this is our best, best we be put to rest.
And now, the bad news:
Posted by: Howard Nelson at March 10, 2017 4:34 PM