Generosity in quotes:

“The hardest story to share is the one that cuts us deep. The one we don’t want to reveal. The one that proves our own brokenness. Yet if God has brought you any level of healing, it’s important to share that hope and healing with others. When we share the stories we don’t want to […]

Generosity in quotes: David J. Lose

“. . . while optimism assumes things will soon get better, hope testifies that whether things get better or worse yet ultimately God’s good will for us and all creation will prevail. And rooted in that promise, we can take action today, standing with the good, opposing evil, and doing what we can, not because […]

Generosity in quotes

“Hope loves company. . . Misery improves nothing. I feel that this simple statement is at the heart of why we volunteer our time, energy, and money so freely to the worthy causes in our lives. It’s not so much that we’re trying to make a difference (though this is of course part of the […]

Generosity in quotes

“There’s nothing wrong with hope in the not yet, but it begins with gratitude for the already. So this year, instead of trying to compete with the urgency and volume of commercial Christmas advertisements, I’ll try a quite alternative. I have a hunch that the noisy gong or clanging cymbal of ‘Here Comes Santa Claus’ […]

Generosity in quotes

“Perhaps of all the virtues hope is the most fragile, the most fleeting, the least concrete. Don’t forget that the Greek gods, at the very bottom of Pandora’s box of ills and troubles, placed hope. Hope it is that allows us to cope with the rest of life. Nonprofit organizations more than any other groups […]