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Smiling at anyone is to awe at the face of God.
What you think you can’t handle — might actually be God handing you a gift.
Don’t ask me how it works, or how the Holy Spirit does it, but when we do the Word – actually do it — something splits the seams of heaven and pours out a shower of blessings.
It’s worth risking wonder, because we can brave a culture of cynicism and outrage, but we can’t live in a culture devoid of wonder.
We don’t have to choose between standing on holy ground and dancing in grace; we get to do both all at once.
My shame kept me quiet, safe, alone but it also kept me from knowing other broken ones.
Be grace warriors in the world — not great worriers about the world.
Pain’s always a fuel — that drives you to escape, or drives you to grow.
Your job is not to find love. Your job — is to find all walls you’ve built to keep love out.
We only think we might write the story different because we don’t know the same things the Storyteller knows.
God calls you a saint based on your new birth in Christ, not because of your behavior.
Don’t let the fear of “What will people think?” keep you from getting the help you need.
“Give thanks if you are joyful” is in reality: “To BE joyful, give thanks.”
When we experience intimacy, we can take on whatever else life throws at us.
I’m practicing not “getting over” things but instead walking through them
Let’s talk — I’d love for us to get to know each other…
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