Mercy – Where is My Neighbor?

ministriesmercy“Mercy is a command of God, yet it cannot simply be a response to a demand. It must arise out of heats made generous and gracious by an understanding and experience of God’s mercy. It is the hearts of the congregation that must be melted until they ask, “Where is my neighbor?”

–Tim Keller, Ministries of Mercy (Phillipsburg, NJ: P&R Publishing), p 135

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~ by toddbumgarner on January 12, 2009 5:49 am.

One Response to “Mercy – Where is My Neighbor?”

  1. […] Ministries of Mercy “Mercy is a command of God, yet it cannot simply be a response to a demand. It must arise out of heats made generous and gracious by an understanding and experience of God’s mercy. It is the hearts of the congregation that must be melted until they ask, “Where is my neighbor?” p 135 (ht: Toddbumgarner) […]

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