Days In The Desert, Quotes, Seasons

In Humility Is The Greatest Freedom …

We experience humility not because we have fought and lost but because humility is the only lens through which great things can be seen ― and once we have seen them, humility is the only posture possible. ― Parker Palmer from The Courage To Teach   In Humility Is The Greatest Freedom In humility is… Continue reading In Humility Is The Greatest Freedom …

Days In The Desert

Desert Day 45: The Opposite of Goodness …

My little children, I am writing these things to you so that you will not sin. But if anyone does sin, we have an advocate before the Father—Jesus Christ, the Righteous One. He Himself is the atoning sacrifice for our sins, and not for ours alone, but also for the sins of the whole world. … Continue reading Desert Day 45: The Opposite of Goodness …

Quotes

Truly, Entirely, Wildly, Messily, Marvellous Who We Were Born To Be …

Be as a bird perched on a frail branch that she feels bending beneath her, still she sings away all the same, knowing she has wings. — Victor Hugo (as quoted in Feathers of Hope) This is the true joy in life, the being used for a purpose recognized by yourself as a mighty one… Continue reading Truly, Entirely, Wildly, Messily, Marvellous Who We Were Born To Be …

Media, Quotes

There Is A Calmness To A Life Lived In Gratitude …

If the only prayer you ever say in your whole life is "thank you," that would suffice. —  Meister Eckhart He is a wise man who does not grieve for the things which he has not, but rejoices for those which he has. — Epictetus Reflect upon your present blessings, of which every man has… Continue reading There Is A Calmness To A Life Lived In Gratitude …