Great Inspiration from Frederick Buechner.

8 04 2014
Carl Frederick Buechner is an American writer and theologian. Born July 11, 1926 in New York City, he is an ordained Presbyterian minister and the author of more than thirty published books thus far.[1] His work encompasses different genres, including fiction, autobiography, essays and sermons, and his career has spanned six decades. (Wikipedia)
I have not studied any of Buechner’s writings, but I should. Check out some of these quotes; I like #4 and 5 the best, but all are worth our contemplation.
Pastor Dave

10 Great Quotes from Frederick Buechner

 by Writing Sisters
English: Public domain image from Library of C...
1. Here is the world. Beautiful and terrible things will happen. Don’t be afraid.

2. Go where your best prayers take you.

3. God himself does not give answers. He gives himself.

4. Jesus didn’t come to merely speak words that were true, He is the Word that makes us true.

5. To be wise is to be eternally curious.

6. Remember me not for the ill I’ve done but for the good I’ve dreamed.

7. … in the long run, there can be no joy for anybody until there is joy finally for us all.

8. Listen to your life. All moments are key moments.

9. The story of any one of us is in some measure the story of us all.

10. Faith is stepping out into the unknown with nothing to guide “Lord, I believe; help my unbelief’ is the best any of us can do really, but thank God it is enough.




One response

8 04 2014
Gede Prama

Love the inspiration and happiness radiating on your blog, Thank you friend 🙂

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