When life knocks us off our horses and tramples us into the mud, it’s easy to forget about God. Next time you’re crushed and defeated, I hope you lift your eyes and Remember: He wants you to rise.
I feel like I’m toeing the line between two worlds. Trying to please One and survive in the other- I guess that’s the job of a mystic.
The saints are just friends I can call at any hour, without waking anyone up- that’s what they’re here for. What would I do without them?
Like a child looking out a smudged window at the world, I search for God in prayer. I see enough to want to go out and play.
Don’t worry, it’s ok to be shattered right now. God is really good at gathering fragments of broken hearts and rearranging them into one-of-a-kind mosaics. Creativity is His specialty. Our life experiences are raw materials. He never gets tired of making us even more priceless than we were before.
Loneliness is just God’s way of keeping you all to Himself. He’s like a child, who doesn’t want to share His favorites. Who else can you turn to when darkness closes in and no one’s in sight? It’s all part of His master plan … He wants to be the only shiny thing you can imagine. He wants you […]
Following God’s spirit is like trying to catch a squirrel. As soon as you think you know where He’s going, He changes course. After a while, you learn it’s better just to watch and learn. The more you pay attention, the more you realize how playful He is. Truly, we’re at the mercy of an unfathomable, […]