Notes

“God’s most magnificent creation”

We stand in awe of the ocean,
The thunderstorm,
The sunset,
The mountains;
But we pass by
A human being
Without notice
Even though
The person
Is God’s most
Magnificent
Creation.

—Augustine

Quoted in Duane Elmer, Cross-Cultural Connections (Downers Grove, IL: InterVarsity Press, 2002), 93.