Weekly Wisdom


DECEMBER 2018

Week 52, December 30th:

  • "Goodness is something so simple: always live for others, never to seek ones's own advantage." - Dag Hammarskjold 

Week 51, December 23rd:

  • "Kind words can be short and easy to speak, but  their echoes are truly endless." - Mother Teresa 

Week 50, December 16th:

  • "Be as patient with others as God has been with you." - Anonymous 

Week 49, December 9th:

  • "You have made us for Yourself, and our hearts are restless till they find their rest in You." - St. Augustine 

NOVEMBER 2018

Week 48, November 25th:

  • "Joy is the experience of knowing that you are unconditionally loved." - Henri Nouwen 

Week 47, November 18th:

  • "Love of man necessarily arises out of love of God." - John Hooper 

Week 46, November 11th:

  • "Between here and heaven, every minute that the Christian lives will be a minute of grace." - Charles Spurgeon 

Week 45, November 4th:

  • "God's justice guarantees that ultimately all that is unfair will be dealt with." - Joseph Stowell 

OCTOBER 2018

Week 44, Octobeber 28th:

  • "Everything Jesus taught was contrary to common sense." - Oswald Chambers 

Week 43, October 21st:

  • "You honor Jesus when you act in faith on His Word." - Ed Cole 

Week 42, October 14th:

  • "To love Jesus is to love holiness." - David Smithers 

Week 41, October 7th:

  • "He who demands mercy and shows none ruins the bridge over which he himself is to pass." - Thomas Adams 

SEPTEMBER 2018


Week 40, September 30th:

  • "Cold words freeze people, hot words scorch them, and bitter words make them bitter." - Blaise Pascal 


Week 39, September 23rd:

  • "As sure as God puts His children in the furnace, He will be in the furnace with them." - Charles Spurgeon 

Week 38, September 16th:

  • "No one ever lost put by excessive devotion to Christ." - H.A. Ironside 

Week 37, September 9th:

  • "The center of God's will is our only safety." -  Betsie ten Boom 

Week 36, September 2nd:

  • "Trust  involves letting go and knowing God will catch you." - James Dobson 

AUGUST 2018


Week 35, August 26th:

  • "You will never need more than God can supply" - J. I. Packer 

Week 34, August 19th:

  • "Kind words can be short and easy to speak, but their echoes are truly endless" - Mother Teresa 

Week 33, August 12th:

  • "When you get your own way, you nurse a hideous idol called self. But when you give up your way, you get God" - Janet Erskin Stewart 

Week 32, August 5th:

  • "He who knows himself best esteems himself least" - Henry G. Brown 

JULY 2018


Week 31, July 29th:

  • "Pray, and let God worry" - Martin Luther 

Week 30, July 22nd:

  • "The serene beauty of a holy life is the most powerful influence in the world next to the power of God" - Blaise Pascal 

Week 29, July 15th:

  • "You honor Jesus when you act in faith on His Word" - Ed Cole

Week 28, July 8th:

  • "The ultimate ground of faith and knowledge is confidence in God" - Charles Hodge

Week 27, July 1st:

  • "It is so important to not waste what is precious by spending all one's time... complaining over what one does not have" - Edith Schaeffer 

JUNE 2018


Week 26, June 24th:

  • "Trials enable people to rise above religion to God" - Brother Andrew 

Week 25, June 17th:

  • "God is not defeated by human failure" - William J.C. White 

Week 24, June 10th:

  • "It is not our truct that keeps us, but the God in whom we trust who keeps us" - Oswald Chambers 

Week 23, June 3rd:

  • "As sure as God puts His children in the furnace, He will be in the furnace with them" - Charles Spurgeon 

MAY 2018


Week 22, May 27th:


  • "Trust involves letting go and knowing God will catch you" - James Dobson 

Week 21, May 20th:

  • "The center of God's will is our saftey" - Betsie ten Boom

Week 20, May 13th:

  • "No one ever lost out by excessive devotion to Christ" - H. A. Ironside 

Week 18, May 6th:

  • "It is not our trust that keeps us, but the God in whom we trust who keeps us" - Oswald Chambers

APRIL 2018

Week 17, April 29th:

  • "The cure for fear is faith" - Norman Vincent Peale 

Week 16, April 22nd:

  • "God's investment in us is so great He could not abandon us" - Erwin Lutzer 

Week 15, April 15th:

  • "If worship does not change us, it has not been worship" - Richard Foster 

Week 14, April 8th:

  • "To worship God is to realize the purpose for which God created us." - Herbert M. Carson

Week 13, April 1st:

  • "God does not love us because we are valuable. We are valuable because He loves us." - Fulton John Sheen

March 2018

 Week 12, March 25th:

  • "Wisdom is knowing when to speak your mind and when to mind your speech." - Anonymous

Week 11, March 18th:

  • "The center of God's will is our only safety." - Betsie ten Boom

Week 10, March 11th:

  • "The only life that counts is the life that costs." - Frederick P. Wood

Week 9, March 4th:

  • "The only way to get our values right is...to see things not in the light of time, but in the light of eternity" - William Barvlay

February 2018

Week 8, Feb 25th:

  • "Simply wait upon Him. So doing we shall be directed, supplied, protected, corrected, and rewarded." - Vance Havner

Week 7, Feb. 18th:

  • "Where truth is, there is God." - Miguel de Cervantes

Week 6, Feb. 11th:

  • "God will never reveal more truth about Himself till you obey what you know already." - Oswald Chambers

Week 5, Feb. 4th:

  • "The condition for gaining God's full blessing is absolute surrender to Him." - Andrew Murray

January 2018


Week 4, Jan. 28th:
  • "If God's will is your will and if He always has His way (with you), then you always have your way also." - Hannah Whitall Smith

Week 3, Jan. 21st:
"Let temporal things serve your use, but the eternal be the object of your desire." - Thomas a Kempis

Week 2, Jan. 14th:
  • "The truly wise are those whose souls are in Christ." - St. Ambrose

Week 1, Jan. 7th:  
  • "Worship... is not part of the Christian life; it is the Christian life." - Gerald VannKempris