Aspiring vocalist - "Teacher, do you think I will ever be able to do anything with my voice?"
Perspiring teacher - "Well it might come in handy in case of fire or shipwreck."
- Cornell Widow. (moreillustrations.com)
“Your greatest fulfillment in life will come when you discover your unique gifts and abilities and use them to edify others and glorify the LORD.” - Neil T. Anderson.
1 Cor 12:11 (GNT): “But it is one and the same Spirit who does all this; as he wishes, he gives a different gift to each person.”
“I used to think that God's gifts were on shelves one above the other and that the taller we grow in Christian character the more easily we could reach them. I now find that God's gifts are on shelves one beneath the other and that it is not a question of growing taller but of stooping lower.” - F.B. Meyer.