That’s Quotable ~ Henri Nouwen

“To be grateful for the good things that happen in our lives is easy, but to be grateful for all of our lives the good as well as the bad, the moments of joy as well as the moments of sorrow, the successes as well as the failures, the rewards as well as the rejections that requires hard spiritual work. … Continue reading That’s Quotable ~ Henri Nouwen

Uncensored Grace

Grace is messy! God’s grace reaches down into our messy lives and transforms us from the inside out. This only happens when we embrace God’s grace. Our problem is that we are comfortable with a domesticated grace based on our own performance or effort. The truth is that God’s grace is extended to us regardless … Continue reading Uncensored Grace

Grow Stronger By Growing Weaker

Here are some great thoughts by J.I. Packer on what it means to grow stronger through weakness: If I could remember, each day of my life, that the way to grow stronger is to grow weaker, if I would accept that each day’s frustrations, obstacles, and accidents are God’s ways of making me acknowledge my … Continue reading Grow Stronger By Growing Weaker