Foolishly stilI, I am too inspired by me.
A hermit possesses nothing save solitude and the presence of the Lord. He neither owns his cave nor even his breath.
Imagine all the people living in peace. . . (John Lennon)
Imagine all the future when night and war is lost. . .
It is by God's light I will walk through darkness.
There is such a thing as a retreat, a going backwards in religion after making a fine profession of faith.
"I cannot be of any use," says one. "I cannot talk in meetings. I cannot pray in public. I have no gift for visiting the sick.
"It took God six days to create the Heavens and the Earth, and Monty Python just 90 minutes to mess it up.
A better world is simple to imagine.
Be strong and take heart, all you who hope in the Lord.
'Grist' literally means grain to be ground. 'Grace builders' are those unpleasant, persistent times and people that grind 'the living daylights out of you'.