Saturday, January 03, 2009

Something To Think About

"Every wise workman takes his tools away from the work from time to time that they may be ground and sharpened; so does the only-wise Jehovah take his ministers oftentimes away into darkness and loneliness and trouble that he may sharpen and prepare them for harder work in his service."

- Robert Murray M'Cheyne


  1. Sorrow is better than laughter, for sadness has a refining influence on us. Ecclesiastes 7:3

    I almost always believe it. Although always after.

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  3. What a lovely and inspiring thought for times of darkness...