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When you look into the face of the Other, you see a reflection of the face of God. And we become the face of Hope.
The moment that any one sees someone as less human than themselves, is the moment more evil scars all of humanity.
Don’t tell me to crank the music up a few notches or light a candle and just breathe. The world’s on freaking fire. You’ve got forest fires blazing down mountainsides…
All there is to see is Jesus — for you to see Jesus in every person — and every person to see Jesus in you.
T urns out you can count on it to happen, like choreographed grace, right there under thousands of roofs, under thousands of steeples, the first Sunday of Advent, this lighting…
It is a fight to believe what God says about me, to love and accept the way God made me, to do what God called me to do, even when it’s not convenient or easy or applauded.
There are giants of the faith that look like victims in the eyes of the world, but are victors in the eyes of heaven
Smiling at anyone is to awe at the face of God.
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.
My shame kept me quiet, safe, alone but it also kept me from knowing other broken ones.
How a man proposes isn’t what makes him romantic. It’s how a man purposes to lay down his life that makes him romantic.
Be grace warriors in the world — not great worriers about the world.
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.
Let’s talk — I’d love for us to get to know each other…
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