Friday, January 28, 2011

Elisabeth Elliot Encouragement


January 25, 2011
"Keep looking toward heaven. Look around, and you'll be dismayed. Look inside, and you'll be depressed. Look up, and you'll be thrilled." Elisabeth Elliot

"I press on toward the goal to win the prize for which God has called me heavenward in Christ Jesus." Philippians 3:14


January 26, 2011
Your commitment must be to Jesus first and foremost - that is much more important than a commitment to a man or a woman.

"No one can serve two masters.  Either he will hate the one and love the other, or he will be devoted to one and despise the other."  ~ Matthew 6:24


January 28, 2011
“God has allowed in the lives of each of us some sort of loss, the withdrawal of something we valued, in order that we may learn to offer ourselves a little more willingly, to allow the touch of death on one more thing we have clutched so tightly, and thus know fullness and freedom and joy that much sooner.” ~ Elisabeth Elliot

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