"... true leaders demand more from themselves than from others in terms of time, efforts, and yes, even monetary contributions to the organization one leads."
Rabbi Yossi Feintuch
"We realize that if we want to understand each other and our history we have to understand our faith. "
Author and theologian Brian McClaren
"The litmus test for living up to the challenge of the “The Golden Rule” is getting to know what another person lacks."
FAVS writer Rabbi Yossi Feintuch
"You don't have to be the most eloquent, or the most educated. You don't have to know every argument ever made for or against every position. You just need to be honest and be you."
FAVS writer Greg Lammers
"If we all empowered others to achieve their dreams and goals, started serving others and externalized based on an eternal calling, imagine the changes that would take place in our families, our schools, our communities, our country and our world. "
FAVS writers Jimi and Cristi Cook
"We were all created to have a mission."
"Our lives are too short to be stifled by petty arguments. Too often, we let our stubborn attitudes keep us away from the important people in our lives. Time we spend not forgiving those we love is time with them we can never get back."
FAVS writer Ryan Levi
"It really is a great symbolic value for us today in the sense that we live in a world in which, I think, a lot of times we’re clingy. And it really gives us a wonderful witness and example of letting go of some aspects of our lives and embracing something new in another aspect."
Fr. Thomas Saucier
"If Christians need to repent of anything this Lent, perhaps it’s the sin of taking ourselves and our ideas too seriously, while not taking seriously enough the instructions and example of the One we claim to follow."
"For in spite of our small differences, I truly want to learn about my neighbors and their relationship with Christ. "
FAVS writer Kelsey Gillespy