I asked for wonder, and He gave it to me. -Brennan Manning
WHY do I languish thus, drooping & dull,
As if I were all earth?
O give me quicknesse, that I may with mirth
Praise Thee brim-full
“Let those that have full tables, heavy purses, rich lands, but no Christ, be rather objects of your pity, than envy.” J. Flavel
God’s favor is not the magical pixie dust that gets us to our treasure. it is His Fatherly love for us…His smile…a treasure in itself.
many seek God’s favor on what they are doing. not many seek God’s favor.
Your neighbor is the holiest object ever presented to your senses. CS Lewis
dependence on God is the same dependance, in poverty or riches. in poverty, we need grace for hardness; in riches, grace for numbness.