"The shortest path to domestic peace and marital peace is communication." - Author unknown

"A crust eaten in peace is better than a banquet partaken in anxiety." - Aesop

"[Peace is] the tranquility of order". - Augustine of Hippo

"My soul can see no other remedy pleasing to God than peace. Peace, peace, therefore, for the love of Christ crucified!" - Catherine of Siena

"Peace and justice are two sides of the same coin." - Dwight D. Eisenhower

"But the real and lasting victories are those of peace, and not of war." - Ralph Waldo Emerson, The Conduct of Live, "Worship"

"Peace is not something you wish for; it's something you make, something you are, and something you give away!" - Robert Fulghum, All I Really Need to Know I Learned in Kindergarten

"Make peace with what is." - Judith Guest, Errands

"Peace is such a precious jewel that I would give anything for it but truth". - Matthew Henry

"Let peace begin with me." - Janice Jackson Miller

"Peace is the masterpiece of reason." - J. Muller

"We are not a postwar generation, but a pre-peace generation. Jesus is coming." - Corrie ten Boom

"First keep the peace within yourself, then you can also bring peace to others." - Thomas à Kempis

"If we will have peace without a worm in it, lay we the foundations of justice and good will." - Oliver Cromwell

"The springs of human conflict cannot be eradicated through institutions, but only through the reform of the individual human being." - Douglas MacArthur

"In God alone can man meet man." - George MacDonald

"Forgiving those who hurt us is the key to personal peace." - G. Weatherley

"The peace of God, which passeth all understanding, keep your hearts and minds in the knowledge and love of God, and of his Son Jesus Christ our Lord: And the blessing of God Almighty, the Father, the Son, and the Holy Ghost, be amongst you and remain with you always." - Book of Common Prayer

"Peace is not arbitrary. It must be based upon definite facts. God has all the facts on his side; the world does not. Therefore God, and not the world, can give peace." - Billy Graham

"What peace can they have who are not at peace with God?" - Matthew Henry

"Always long and pray that the will of God may be fully realized in your life. You will find that the man who does this walks in the land of peace and quietness." - Thomas à Kempis

"Emotional peace and calm come after doing God's will and not before." - Erwin W. Lutzer

"A great many people are trying to make peace, but that has already been done. God has not left it for us to do; all we have to do is to enter into it." - D. L. Moody

"Where there is peace, God is." - Walt Whitman

"Washington has a large assortment of peace monuments. We build one after every war." - Don MacLean

"Peace is that brief glorious moment in history when everybody stands around reloading." - anonymous

"The most amiable man on earth can live at peace with his neighbor only as long as his neighbor chooses." - anonymous

"Universal peace sounds ridiculous too the head of an average family" - Kin Hubbard

"When a person finds no peace within himself it is useless to seek it elsewhere." - Bits & Pieces

"When somebody gets arrested for disturbing the peace these days, I'm amazed that he found any." - Rudy Mano

"In heaven there is perfect peace; for there is perfect holiness, and there is God, who is love." - Matthew Henry

"Solid peace cannot be enjoyed where there is no true grace; first grace, then peace. Peace without grace is mere stupidity; but grace may be true where there is for a time no actual peace." - Matthew Henry


The Pastor And His Priorities

What are the real priorities in the ministry? Your own personal devotional life. Everything you do rises or falls on this. “Without me, ye can do nothing.” Your family’s faith. Our ministry begins at home. Another man can pastor the church, but only you can be father and husband in your home. A burden for […]

The Seven Deadly Sins Of A Pastor Part 2

4. TREATING STAFF LIKE SECOND RATE CITIZENS. Maybe all you’ve ever done is serve as a pastor, and you’ve never served on a staff under someone’s authority. If so, this is a real and subtle temptation. Especially for those who are called to serve in multi-staff situations. Satan and our flesh can suggest to us […]

Guest Article

Several weeks ago, I made an unusual observation while visiting an office supply store. While it may not be for you, for me to visit such a store is to approach the threshold of temptation. I lose track of time as I find myself intrigued at all the new and fancy gadgets that help you […]

Call Waiting, How to Hear God Speak

– Robert K. Hudnut. InterVarsity. The author teaches us to listen for God’s direction by showing us Biblical examples. This is a good book for some daily reading. Lloyd Ogilvie says, “This book…shows how God is calling us to know Him better and serve Him more courageously.” 2ProphetU2ProphetU is an online magazine/website, started by Warren […]

God’s Plans for You

– J. I. Packer. Crossway Books. Packer sets before the reader how God providentially leads in our lives. Through hardships, difficulties, and circumstances, God is there. Packer uses key Biblical principles to help us make wise decisions. 2ProphetU2ProphetU is an online magazine/website, started by Warren Wiersbe and Michael Catt, to build up the church, seek […]

Hooked on the Net

– Andrew Careaga. Kregel. The Internet is now a part of our lives. We can’t get away from it. We are hooked by the ability to access millions of sites. It’s easy to ‘lose a day’ surfing the net. If you have someone who is addicted to the Internet – even good stuff – they […]

Praying the Scriptures

A Field Guide for Your Spiritual Journey – Evan B. Howard. InterVarsity Press. This is a practical, down-to-earth guide on praying the Lord’s Prayer and the Psalms. Very practical. Helpful. A good starting point if you want to learn to be more effective in praying the Scriptures. 2ProphetU2ProphetU is an online magazine/website, started by Warren […]

Technology, Spirituality & Social Trends

– K. Anderson. Kregel. This book deals with current technology, social and ethical issues that we face as believers. The author deals with the value of the Internet, protecting your family, cyberporn, privacy issues, online affairs, human cloning, the human genome project and other 21st century issues. 2ProphetU2ProphetU is an online magazine/website, started by Warren […]

The Quotable Soldier

– Lamar Underwood. The Lyons Press. If you need a quote from a military leader, this is the book Great quotes on leadership, war, etc. The section on ‘the weight of command’ is valuable to any leader 2ProphetU2ProphetU is an online magazine/website, started by Warren Wiersbe and Michael Catt, to build up the church, seek […]

The Wonder of Worship

– Keith Drury. Wesleyan Publishing House. I like Keith Drury’s writing. He is a writer that will make you think. I’ve read and used his columns through the years and always found them to be thought provoking, inspiring and challenging. A good resource if you are preaching on Worship. 2ProphetU2ProphetU is an online magazine/website, started […]

Time for Truth

– OS Guinness. Baker Books. Fred Barnes of The Weekly Standard writes, “OS Guinness is surely our most penetrating critic of modern culture. And in Time for Truth he cuts to the heart of a problem that threatens America and the West more than any armed enemy – the decline of truth as a guiding […]

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