God prepares leaders in a slow-cooker, not in a microwave oven. More important than the awaited goal is the work God does in us while we wait. Waiting deepens and matures us, levels our perspective, and broadens our understanding. by JCM
"Especially in these times of conflict, the depth of human experience is so meaningful. The worst brings out the very best in everyone, and so we are living in an atmosphere of human magnificence that is so rare.