The things I call crisis and all the things that were coming after me are all coming to serve the purpose of God in my life.
Perhaps anything that he did would have pleased Lucy, but his awkwardness went straight to her heart.
We’re all getting too smart. Our brains are just getting bigger and bigger, and the world dries up and dies when there’s too much thought and not enough heart.
God will help you make the choices that guide you into His path for each stage and age of your life.
To discover the source of this alchemical love within is to uncover the deepest secrets of the soul. It is to unearth and align with the ultimate truth of who we are.
He wasn’t mine anywhere except in my heart.
She lit wildfires inside my soul and fanned them with hurricanes.
In the end it will be your “Actions
There is a myth at the heart of things and some element of genius in the heart of each person.
Without love even the most radical devotion to God is of no value to Him. Let me make sure that sinks in… You can gain all the spiritual gifts in the world. You can take the most radical steps of obedience. You can share every meal with the homeless in your city. You can memorize the book of Leviticus. You can pray each morning for four hours like Martin Luther. But if what you do does not flow out of a heart of love – a heart that does those things because it genuinely desires to do them – it is ultimately worthless to God.