Quotes from the Week ending April 14th

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Just thought I would like to share some of content that I have shared via my Social Networks in the last week.

Now here is the real tricky thing. I have a little program called Markerly added into my website. If you just roll your cursor over any of my content, much like you were going to copy/ paste, then a little ‘pop up’ should appear offering you the ability to share it via one of your networks, and even send it to your Evernote account. 

The word “Gospel” means “good news”, not “good advice” Ronald Rolheiser http://bit.ly/16T2eno

“Don’t judge each day by the harvest you reap but by the seeds that you plant.” -Robert Louis Stevenson

Mental illness does not mean you don’t love and trust God in your life. @aboutproximity http://bit.ly/ZhCICJ

Peacemakers have a desire to reconcile differences, and for all to be at peace with each other. http://bit.ly/PfVPsN

We are wounded persons living in a wounded world Ronald Rolheiser http://bit.ly/17pofLG

Perfection here can be the enemy of the good.Ronald Rolheiser http://bit.ly/17poer9

The more you fear humiliation, the angrier you must get, in your attempts to protect yourself from it’s history-based pain.D. Riddell

We are what we repeatedly do. Excellence, then, is not an act, but a habit.—Aristotle

Choose well whom you spend time with, for you will always become like them in some measure. Is that the outcome you want? David Riddell

E+R=O Event plus Response = Outcome

RT @revtrev: The mediocre teacher tells. The good teacher explains.The superior teacher demonstrates. The great teacher inspires.-Ward

“The church is a place of community that first gathered around an event of trauma and an event of grace.” http://bit.ly/16E0w7s

Rape, along with other abuses, is not just the problem of the survivor. http://bit.ly/16E0w7s

“The church is full of people who can’t forget what happened. The church is a community that holds.” http://bit.ly/16E0w7s

“Humor involves a sense of proportion and a power of seeing yourself from the outside” — C.S. Lewis, “Screwtape Letters”

The ultimate test of a man is not where he stands in moments of comfort and moments of convenience, but where he stands in moments of challenge and moments of controversy. Martin Luther King

The stain of self-centeredness requires many washings before it no longer controls our motivation. Larry Crabb

Barry Pearman