Category: Honest

Are your eyes closed?

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If we aren’t seeing eye to eye with God, there is a good chance His eyes aren’t the ones closed. — Jarrid Wilson

Precious in God’s eyes

Once we deeply trust that we ourselves are precious in God’s eyes, we are able to recognize the preciousness of others and their unique places in God’s heart. — Henri Nouwen

Surrender a life

One does not surrender a life in an instant. That which is lifelong can only be surrendered in a lifetime. — Elisabeth Elliot

The mongrel collection

For whatever reason, God now reveals himself in the world not through a pillar of smoke and fire, not even through the physical body of his Son in Galilee, but through the mongrel collection that comprises my local church and every other such gathering in God’s name. — Philip Yancey

To be enjoyed

The infinitely self-sufficient God came into the world not to be assisted, but to be enjoyed. — John Piper