The fact of our limited time on earth brings a clarity to our vision helping us to keep the struggles of earthly existence in a broader, deeper, eternal and loving divine perspective.
We are challenged by Jesus to forgive those who harm us, but as hard as we try we are unable to do this and often we don’t even want to forgive.
The one who embraces this journey soon discovers that the pathway provided is more personally tailored to us than any life we might create for ourselves.
I’ll never have the experience of a mother giving birth to a child and I’m ok with that, with mothers commenting that men have got no idea what real pain is.
Broken like a light-bulb, good for nothing? No! I’m broken like a jigsaw puzzle, full of potential and ready to become what I am created to be.
It only takes one person living uncompromisingly in relationship with Jesus Christ to begin a movement of renewal
Perhaps the pain you are experiencing today is not a cutting that causes death but a pruning that is preparing you to live more freely and fully ?
Anyone who really wanted to get rid of suffering would have to get rid of love before anything else, because there can be no love without suffering,
“More than ever I find myself in the hands of God. This is what I have wanted all my life from my youth
Our greatest human desire is not to be free of suffering and pain, but to live whatever reality is present in the great company…
And then I started to remember. I remembered places, events, problems and people
slow food and drink with people I love and trust, hours rich with conversation and love
Christianity is not a collection of truths to be believed, of rules to be followed, or of prohibitions.
As a person grows up they want to liberate themselves and become free and adult
God delights in writing straight with the crooked lines of our lives.