Archive for the ‘struggle’ Category
I will give you a new heart and put a new spirit in you; I will remove from you your heart of stone and give you a heart of flesh.
– Ezekiel 36:26
If America is to rediscover its mojo and grow its way out of debt and deficits–and not just pin the tail on the rich, or inflate it all away–it needs to liberate the new generation of Steve Jobses. Today, that challenge seems daunting. But the 1970s, the decade of Apple’s birth, offers hope that hardy seeds can take root in bad climates.
– Rich Karlgaard, The Wall Street Journal
Apple to the Rescue?
Abigail Van Buren once wrote that, ‘a church is a hospital for sinners, not a museum for saints.’ As important as history and tradition is to our Church, our faith is not a museum exhibit filled with long-dead specimens, stuffed and propped up to show what the ‘real thing’ looks like. Our Church is and must be alive and real, and that means filled with fragile, weak and sinful humans.
– Steve Givens
Remind us all, and especially those struggling with doubt, the promise of Jeremiah 29:11, “For I know the plans I have for you,” declares the Lord, “plans to prosper you and not to harm you, plans to give you hope and a future”
For entrepreneurs in their 60s and 70s, the consequences have been particularly vexing. May of them are stuck in ‘business purgatory’ unable to retire and forced to hang on for a recovery that economists say could still be a long way off.
– The Wall Street Journal
The Economy Stole My Retirement