Wednesday, December 30, 2009

"It Is Foolish to Say"

"You know it is foolish to say, 'Yes, I'll give this up for the Lord,' and then want both the blessing plus the thing you have handed over to Him."

--Edith Schaeffer, With Love, Edith

6 comments:

Alexia said...

Ahhh. I needed to hear that!

Kimmie said...

Oh, how many times have I been guilty of this.

too many.

sigh.

sending you my love...thanks for being such an uplifting encourager to me in 2009. You are a gift to me my sweet Anna.

Kimmie
mama to 7
one homemade and 6 adopted
expecting again...from Ethiopia

...they call me mommy... said...

Amen!

Anonymous said...

Thank you...hmmmm...I have a bit of repenting to do.

Regan Family Farm said...

SOOO true, Thanks for sharing from Edith.

A Quiet, Gracious Life said...

Amen!

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