|A Prayer Diary||
In my experience, I observe that the people who find God are usually those who are very serious about their quest and their questions.
If your faith is insufficient, pray that God may increase it and establish it in you, firm and unshakeable.
Theophan the Recluse
It is the nature of God to be in heaven, and of man to be on earth, because God is Cause, and man is manifestation.
The protection of darkness and silence is extremely necessary for the soul that begins to burn with these touches of the spirit of God.
Only demons enjoy suffering. There’s already too much suffering in this world for us to cause yet more.
When the Christian church became the established religion of the empire, it started reading the Gospel from the position of maintaining power and social order instead of experiencing the profound power of powerlessness that Jesus revealed.