Thursday Quote Day: C.S. Lewis

This week’s “Thursday Quote Day” features another quote from author and theologian C.S. Lewis:

“There are no ordinary people. You have never talked to a mere mortal. Nations, cultures, arts, civilizations-these are mortal, and their life is to ours as the life of a gnat. But it is immortals whom we joke with, work with, marry, snub and exploit-immortal horrors or everlasting splendors. This does not mean that we are to be perpetually solemn. We must play. But our merriment must be of that kind (and it is, in fact, the merriest kind) which exists between people who have, from the outset, taken each other seriously-no flippancy, no superiority, no presumption.” (C.S. Lewis “The Weight of Glory”)

Thursday Quote Day: Dan Kimball

For this week’s “Thursday Quote Day”, here is a quote from pastor and author Dan Kimball:

“Jesus loves the church because the church is made up of people. and Jesus loves people.” (Dan Kimball Adventures in Churchland)