At the back of it there lies the central citadel of obstinacy: I will not give up my right to myself--the thing God intends you to give up if ever you are going to be a disciple of Jesus Christ. ~Oswald Chambers
"My mission in life is not merely to survive, but to thrive; and to do so with some passion, some compassion, some humor, and some style." ~Maya Angelou
"Your work is going to fill a large part of your life, and the only way to be truly satisfied is to do what you believe is great work. And the only way to do great work is to love what you do. If you haven't found it yet, keep looking. Don't settle. As with all matters of the heart, you'll know when you find it." ~Steve Jobs
The real test of a saint is not one's willingness to preach the gospel, but one's willingness to do something like washing the disciples' feet - that is, being willing to do those things that seem unimportant in human estimation but count as everything to God. ~Oswald Chambers
"And if it seem evil unto you to serve the Lord, choose you this day whom ye will serve; whether the gods which your fathers served that were on the other side of the flood, or the gods of the Amorites, in whose land ye dwell; but as for me and my house, we will serve the Lord." ~Joshua 24:15
"Knowing is not enough; we must apply. Willing is not enough; we must do." ~Johann Wolfgang von Goethe
"Everyone has inside of him a piece of good news. The good news is that you don't know how great you can be! How much you can love! What you can accomplish! And what your potential is!" ~Anne Frank
"What lies behind you and what lies in front of you, pales in comparison to what lies inside of you." ~Ralph Waldo Emerson
The best and most beautiful things in the world cannot be seen or even touched - they must be felt with the heart. ~Helen Keller
God's Work & Our Work
Times & Seasons Vol 4 Chapter 5:73 "Lord God spake unto Moses, saying, The heavens they are many, and they cannot be numbered unto man, but they are numbered unto me, for they are mine, and as one earth shall pass away, and the heavens thereof, even so shall another come; and there is no end to my works, neither to my words,
Behold this is my work to my glory, to the immortality and eternal life of man."
GOD IS WILLING TO GO TO ANY LENGTH
TO HAVE A COVENANT WITH YOU AND I!
AM I WILLING TO GO TO ANY LENGTH
TO KEEP MY COVENANT WITH GOD?
DO I RESPOND WITH ALL THE GIFTS, TALENTS & KNOWLEDGE THAT I HAVE?
ARE THESE SCRIPTURAL KEYS IMPORTANT TO ME?
DO I HUNGER & THIRST AFTER RIGHTEOUSNESS?
Counsel from Doctrine & Covenants