If you begin to understand what you are without trying to change it, then what you are undergoes a transformation.
Defining myself, as opposed to being defined by others, is one of the most difficult challenges I face.
Acceptance says, True, this is my situation at the moment. I’ll look unblinkingly at the reality of it. But I’ll also open my hands to accept willingly whatever a loving Father sends me.
Pain changed me. It made me strong enough to walk away from the people and things that are no longer needed in my life.
Patience is not the ability to wait, but the ability to keep a good attitude while waiting.
Surely God would not have created such a being as man, with an ability to grasp the infinite, to exist only for a day! No, no, man was made for immortality.