Author Archives: Stan Guthrie
“We are all faced with a series of great opportunities brilliantly disguised as impossible situations.” — Chuck Swindoll
Do my words and actions demonstrate that the gospel really is good news?
“You are a Christian today only because God was the first to seek peace with you.” ― Thomas Brooks
“Though every man naturally abhorreth sorrow, and loves the most merry and joyful life; yet few do love the way to joy, or will endure the pains by which it is obtained.” ― Richard Baxter
By Stan Guthrie Many of us probably became aware of actress Drew Barrymore when she played Gertie, the little girl in Stephen Spielberg’s 1982 blockbuster, E.T. the Extraterrestrial. In many ways, Drew’s life has been an otherworldly jaunt into Hollywood fame, … Continue reading
“I have held many things in my hands, and I have lost them all; but whatever I have placed in God’s hands, that I still possess.” ― Martin Luther
“When it comes to life the critical thing is whether you take things for granted or take them with gratitude.” ― G.K. Chesterton
If the Old Testament teaches anything, surely it is that we come to Him on His terms, not ours.
“Reason is itself a matter of faith. It is an act of faith to assert that our thoughts have any relation to reality at all.” ― G.K. Chesterton
Stan Guthrie One day Jesus encountered thanklessness while traversing what Puritan commentator Matthew Henry calls “the frontier-country, the marches that lay between Samaria and Galilee.” The story is found in Luke 17.