I experience religious dread whenever I find myself thinking that I know the limits of God’s grace, since I am utterly certain it exceeds any imagination a human being might have of it. God does, after all, so love the world.
She silently thanked God for creating such a beautiful universe where anything was possible even when it seemed impossible.
The faithfulness of the Lord is beyond the understanding of men.
God is the Father of light.
God is the only one that won’t disappoint you. Everyone else is percentages of your peace.
The truth is that each of us fall short of loving unconditionally. We don’t love others the way God loves us. Yet Jesus extended perfect love by living and dying for all of our sins. In spite of our failures, weaknesses, and selfishness, He sacrificed His own life so we could have eternal life.
I feel more human when I compare the cuteness of a lizard to a newborn child’s sweetness. Both are God’s creations filled with precious innocence
You can never run away from God’s love. No matter who you are or where you have been, God’s love will find you.
When I put down Lance Armstrong’s book, I understood something profoundly. Edie, if you can move, you’re not sick. I decided right then and there that no matter what cancer did to me I would continue to move. Movement was what the physical body was designed to do; it was how it coped and functioned. Movement was vitality. It was life.
I would move. Always. No matter what. Until my last breath, I would move.
The pastor concluded by saying, ‘Even if you have always had it perfect: loving parents, a loving spouse, and you’ve never been hurt or let down, that’s great but it’s still a poor representation of the love that God offers you. God will always love you stronger and deeper than any person ever can.