1. The reason that God’s commandments are not burdensome is that Jesus has fulfilled them.
  2. God’s love is axiomatic; it just is. It’s a truism without a logical explanation.
  3. Only when we’re ready to accept the impossibility of human perfection can we move beyond the paralyzing myth that we are capable of anything good apart from Christ.
  4. As I sat there in the dark, empty church with my hands buried in the guts of a copy machine I was powerless to fix, I couldn't help feeling sorry for myself.