Growing together in the Spirit of Jesus Christ...

"Let us not give up meeting together, as some are in the habit of doing, but let us encourage one another - and all the more as you see the Day approaching." - Hebrews 10:25 NIV

Friday, April 11, 2008

April 11, 2008

persevere
photo by David Keller
(trip to Peru)

Discouraged, disheartened, downcast?
So much to do, so little time?
Unappreciated?

Wondering if it is all worth the effort?

"The LORD himself goes before you and will be with you;
he will never leave you nor forsake you.
Do not be afraid; do not be discouraged."
- Deuterononomy 31:8 NIV

"Let us not become weary in doing good,
for at the proper time we will reap a harvest
if we do not give up."
- Galatians 6:9 NIV

"Don't be afraid to give your best
to what seemingly are small jobs.
Every time you conquer one
it makes you that much stronger.
If you do the little jobs well,
the big ones will tend to take care of themselves."
- Dale Carnegie

"Consider the postage stamp:
its usefulness consists in the ability
to stick to one thing till it gets there."
- Josh Billings

"Many of the great achievements of the world
were accomplished by tired and discouraged men
who kept on working."
- Author Unknown

"Stay the course, light a star,
Change the world where'er you are."
- Richard Le Gallienne

"Try and fail, but don't fail to try."
- Stephen Kaggwa

"I may not be there yet,
but I'm closer than I was yesterday.
- Author Unknown

"By perseverance the snail reached the ark."
- Charles H. Spurgeon

"I can do all things through Christ which strengtheneth me."
- Philippians 4:13 KJV

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