We mustn’t be more pious than God

Dietrich Bonhoeffer, Letters and Papers from Prison: I believe that we ought so to love and trust God in our lives, and in all the good things that he sends us, that when the time comes (but not before!) we may go to him with love, trust, and joy. But, to put it plainly, for... Continue Reading →

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That is an unpardonable thing to say

Frederick Buechner on the sense of embarrassment provoked by the words "Jesus Saves": And maybe at a deeper level still, Jesus Saves is embarrassing because if you can hear it at all through your wincing, if any part at all of what it is trying to mean gets through, what it says to everybody who... Continue Reading →

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