|A Prayer Diary||
The secret of the Christian is not that he [or she] is always in the right and puts other people in the right, but that he [or she] is forgiven. That is the secret of a Christian’s humility, liberation, and strength.
The place God calls you to is the place where your deep gladness and the world’s deep hunger meet.
Jesus’ death is making a way possible for the lost to find a home, the sinful to find a place of forgiveness and the outcast to be brought into God’s presence.
And I smiled to think God’s greatness flowed around our incompleteness,--Round our restlessness, His rest.
Elizabeth Barrett Browning
He who wishes to see the Lord within himself must use every effort to purify his heart by constant remembrance of God.
I can approach my immediate challenges and relationships, be they professional or personal, with God’s creative, life-giving energies, like compassion, gratitude, patience, and humility.
Our deepest freedom rests not in our freedom to do what we want to do but rather in our freedom to become who God wills us to be…. Our freedom from the prison of our own illusions comes in realizing that in the end everything is a gift.
James Finley, quoted in firstname.lastname@example.org
Our whole business, therefore, in this life is to restore to health the eye of the heart whereby God may be seen.
For one whole day think, speak, and act, exactly as you would if you were absolutely convinced of the truth of the statements that God has all power and infinite intelligence, and that His nature is infinite goodness and love.