This dude is trying to convince me that holding up signs like “abortion is murder” in front of abortion clinics is a good and justifiable tactic. Like really man come on
You do not desire a sacrifice, or I would offer one. You do not want a burnt offering. The sacrifice you desire is a broken spirit. You will not reject a broken and repentant heart, O God.
God doesn’t desire hollow obedience. He desires our hearts.
Remember, Satan never tempted Jesus with evil; Satan tempted Jesus with good.Brian Zahnd
Our task is not to protest the world into a certain moral conformity, but to attract the world to the saving beauty of Christ.Brian Zahnd
True morality consists in how well we care for one another, not what sort of behaviour we wish to impose on one another.Archbishop Lazar Pahalo
We cannot fight for the kingdom of Christ in the same manner that the nations of the world fight, for the moment we do, we are no longer the kingdom of Christ but the kingdom of the world.Brian Zahnd
Fall in love with someone who wants you, who waits for you, who understands you even in the madness; someone who helps you, and guides you; someone who is your support, your hope. Fall in love with someone who talks with you after a fight. Fall in love with someone who misses you and wants to be with you. Do not fall in love only with a body or with a face, or with the idea of being in love.Unknown
It is not an enemy who taunts me— I could bear that. It is not my foes who so arrogantly insult me— I could have hidden from them. Instead, it is you—my equal, my companion and close friend.
The psalmist even knows that the betrayal of a good friend is far more hurtful than the attacks of your enemies.