What will ya have? Success or Fruitfulness?

There is a great difference between successfulness and fruitfulness. Success comes from strength, control, and respectability…

Common culinary fruits.
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Fruits, however, come from weakness and vulnerability. And fruits are unique… what brings us true joy is not successfulness but fruitfulness.

Henri Nouwen

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Jim Kane

I am a hubby to my wife of over 30 years, dad to two university students, caregiver to his mom, a minister, cat dad to Hanna who we adopted from our local animal shelter, a life-long aviation fan, and a reader and blogger. I began this blog in 2008 and post my book reviews, messages to my congregation, prayers, and other things as well. Thank you for stopping by!

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