More Like a Hospital

“The church is not a select circle of the immaculate, but a home where the outcast may come in. It is not a palace with gate attendants and challenging sentinels along the entrance-ways holding off at arm’s-length the stranger, but rather a hospital where the broken-hearted may be healed, and where all the weary and troubled may find rest and take counsel together.”

James H. Aughey



2 thoughts on “More Like a Hospital

  1. Yes! Absolutely! My church has been described that way by the weary and broken. We are blessed to be a blessing. We pour out what we have been given….only to be filled again.


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