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Be grace warriors in the world — not great worriers about the world.
“Give thanks if you are joyful” is in reality: “To BE joyful, give thanks.”
I glimpsed the joy beyond the curtain that was mine for the taking, and in that glorious, incredible moment, something in my heart shifted.
Even if it feels like nothing is turning out as you ultimately hoped, He who is Hope Himself is turning things around for your ultimate good.
And the beauty of Christianity is that what dies — will rise.
How we open up our calendars and our doors and our schedules and our agendas and make room for people, because this is how we make room for God.
God doesn’t call you to a convenient life — He calls you to an important life.
Christ didn’t degrade women in His talk, but He made women heroes in His stories.
Your calling is radically this: Gloriously hijack every darkness with grace.
How do you make a difference? You make a difference — by doing things different.
When I see her at the window, tucking her hair behind her ear, like she’s hoping she can hear her reflection whisper some assurance — that’s when I wander: Maybe…
We can simply want our situation solved — when God simply wants to be our answer.
The great promise has always been, not that we would go to live with God, but that God would come to make His home with us.
So, dear girl of ours, you are sixteen, going on 17 — 17 next week. And I’ve been meaning to ask you: Do you ever feel it like a slow,…
This is what I was going to say before Paris. I was going to say that I had found where you can find the most beautiful people. I was going…
Let’s talk — I’d love for us to get to know each other…
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