Who’s on the Throne, Mama? Crumbs for Instructions for Living #3
“Out of the mouths of babes and sucklings hast thou ordained strength . . . . ” Psalm 8:2 KJV
“To make your children capable of honesty is the beginning of education.” John Ruskin
“Sin is the missing of a target, a wandering from the path, a straying from the fold. . . It is both the overstepping of a line and the failure to reach it – both transgression and shortcoming . . . Above all, sin disrupts and resists the vital human relation to God.”
Cornelius Plantinga, Jr.
“Sin and the child of God are incompatible. They may occasionally meet; they cannot live together in harmony.” John R. W. Stot
God’s bar of soap: “If we confess our sins, he is faithful and just and will forgive us our sins and purify us from all unrighteousness.” I John 1:9
“The point is to make Jesus at home in your heart. Put Him on the throne. Give Him honor and glory. Love and obey Him. Allow nothing to crowd Him from the throne.” Jon W. Quinn