There's something about compassion that causes society to say, 'We're going to take this person seriously.' Take Mother Teresa. She was confrontational on abortion, but she wasn't rejected by society.
Sentences are like just caught fish. Spunky today, stinky tomorrow.
I think that a church should be setting the pace for social justice.
A man who wants to lead the orchestra must turn his back on the crowd.
God meets daily needs daily. Not weekly or annually. He will give you what you need when it is needed.
About four days a week, I do pretty good at having a morning prayer time. But even at that, it's a rambling sort of thing. What I have learned to do better is to try to keep my mind turned toward God and ear inclined toward God throughout the day, and I think I'm doing better at that, but I've got a long way to go.