Generosity in quotes

“Paul, in his letter to the Hebrews, encourages our pursuit of God’s abundance and justice. He notes five ways we can seek reconciliation and transformation: Draw near to God. Hold fast to hope. Provoke one another to love and good deeds. Meet together. Encourage one another. As we bow before the cross of Jesus of […]

Generosity in quotes

“Despite the uncertainties of our lives, I’m puzzled why Americans don’t feel more optimistic. Liberals and conservatives seem equally morose. It’s unfashionable to be upbeat. Perhaps in our rapidly changing world, pessimism itself is an anchor. It makes us more sure of ourselves, knowing that bad things will inevitably happen to someone, somewhere. It should […]

Generosity in quotes

“Those of us who are committed to the message of good news embodied in the birth of God’s Son would do well to remember the words of John the Baptist as he prepared the way for Jesus: “Anyone who has two shirts should share with the one who has none, and anyone who has food […]