“The measure of a life, after all, is not its duration but its donation.” -Corrie ten Boom Here’s to giving away love like we’re made of the stuff! PS- If you haven’t already, you *must* read The Hiding Place by Corrie ten Boom.
“The way we deal with uncertainty says a lot about whether Jesus is ahead of us leading, or behind us just carrying our stuff.” -Bob Goff Here’s to the chapters that don’t have titles yet. 🙂
“To live is the rarest thing in the world. Most people just exist.” -Oscar Wilde Here’s to every single breath!
“Why should we live halfway up the hill and swathed in the mists, when we might have an unclouded sky and a radiant sun over our heads if we would climb higher and walk in the light of His face?” -Alexander MacLaren Here’s to JUMPING for joy! 😀
“Q: G, Why do you cry so often? A: For the same reason I laugh so often. Because I’m paying attention.“ -Glennon Doyle Melton Here’s to the “breath of the mind”.
“Please be as weird as me. Please be as weird as me. Please be as weird as me.” -me, every time I meet someone Here’s to kindred spirits. 😉
“My greatest peace comes from breaking out of the jail of myself.” -Rachel Goode To read the rest of Rachel’s (refreshing!) blog post, click here: The Joy Of Forgetting Myself
“How cool is it that the same God that created mountains and oceans and galaxies looked at you and thought the world needed one of you too.” -Unknown #MindblowinglyCool 🙂
“God doesn’t call us failures when we fail, He calls us beloved. We’re defined by our joy, not our success.” -Bob Goff
“Everyone knew that she was his. She never took off the smile he gave her.” -A.J. Lawless …and by “his”, I mean theirs… …and by “he”, I mean they. 🙂
“Love God and be not afraid.” -Silas Martin, 7 years old I stumbled onto a book titled, ‘101 Things Every Blogger Should Know’ recently. I didn’t buy it, but just out of curiosity, I browsed around a few of its pages. Now y’all, the calendar says I’ve been doing this for a living for 8 years […]
“God sets the solitary in families.” -Psalm 68:6 (AKJV) As whispers of our Adoption Decree (the document that finalizes our adoption in Haiti and officially makes our son a Palmer) slowly (but surely!) roll in, I find myself overflowing with more expectant hope than ever. Once we round this next bend, we’ll have the ability […]
“Dear children, let’s not merely say that we love each other; let us show the truth by our actions.” -1 John 3:18 I am SO excited to share an update about the fundraising effort for sweet Daphne with you today! Okay…are you ready for this? Over the past week, Three Angels Children’s Relief received donations […]
“The kingdom of which Christ spoke was not intended to be a far-off and distant kingdom to be experienced only in the afterlife; no, Christ’s proclamation of the kingdom of heaven was a call for a redeemed world order populated by redeemed people—now.“ -Matthew 5:3-10 I finished reading ‘The Hole In Our Gospel‘ a couple […]
“You have extraordinary treasures hidden within you. Bringing forth those treasures takes work and faith and focus and courage and hours of devotion. We simply do not have time anymore to think so small.” -Elizabeth Gilbert Here’s to hidden treasures, and work, and faith, and focus, and courage, and devotion…and the One that gifted us with them […]