God will not do His Will until we pray and ask Him to do it. Even though God wants to do His Will very much, He will not violate our freedom by interfering before we ask Him to. If God interfered, then that would violate our freedom and thus destroy our ability to give and receive true love which requires that we be free. If we don’t ask, then God cannot interfere with the workings of our...
The woman who follows the crowd will usually get no further than the crowd. The...– Albert Einstein (via thatisntverychanel)
Im drawn to open country. It’s where everything becomes clear, where the...– 180 South
“The hardest thing in the world is to simplify your life. It’s so easy to make it complex. The solution for a lot of the world’s problems may be to turn around and take a forward step. You can’t just keep trying to make a flawed system work.” - Yvon Chouinard
If you want to identify me, ask me not where I live, or what I like to eat, or...– Thomas Merton. Thanks to The Fernwood Zendo. (via crashinglybeautiful)
The value of consistent prayer is not that He will hear us, but that we will...– William McGill (via hewillcarryme)
themusician: “On Valentines day I was not in love, instead I was content. Right now my life seems satisfied.” — Chris
You can gain a lot today by stopping and reevaluating your recent history. Paradoxically, this review process can also stimulate your anticipation of the future. Your life begins to take on a greater meaning as you see unstable social systems bending under the pressure of change. Meanwhile, you’re committed to finding stability in the midst of transition, even if you don’t yet know...