Pastor, if the grass on the other side of the fence is greener, it’s probably because it’s either astroturf or over the septic tank.
“There is no ideal place for us to serve God except the place He sets us down.”
Charles Spurgeon (1834 – 1892)
Every time we look upon our congregations, let us believingly remember that they are the purchase of Christ’s blood, and therefore should be regarded by us with the deepest interest and the most tender affection.
Richard Baxter (1615-1691)
Next to the Word of God, the noble art of music is the greatest treasure in the world.
Martin Luther (1483-1546)
The Sabbath is the best of days; no other day is like it. And the church is the meeting of God with His people; no other gathering can take its place or compensate for its loss.
Herman Bavinck (1854-1921)