Choice quotes from Patrick’s Confessions:
Elisabeth Elliot, wife of the martyr Jim Elliot, fell asleep today at the age of 88.
What follows is an excerpt from Joe Rigney‘s excellent book The Things of Earth. I highly recommend purchasing this book and putting it at the top of your to-read list. As Doug Wilson has said, “Buy this book. Make it one of your earthly possessions. Read it to find out what that is supposed to mean.”
A seventeen-year-old boy—son, brother, friend—was killed in a car crash Saturday afternoon.
On Sunday morning, after hearing about the tragic and unforeseen death, a room full of people mourned… with prayer and song, layered with drops of painful tears.
This was a group of peculiar people with a response to death that is foreign to most.