Month: August 2012

2 Corinthians 3:1-2

You yourselves are our letter of recommendation, written on your hearts, to be known and read by all men; and you show that you are a letter from Christ delivered by us, written not with ink but with the Spirit of the living God, not on tablets of stone but on tablets of human hearts.

I accept

For everything there is a season, and a time for every matter under heaven: A time to be born, and a time to die; A time to kill, and a time to heal; A time to break down, and a time to build up; A time to weep, and a time to laugh; A time to mourn, and a time to dance; A time to cast away stones, and a time to gather stones together; A time to embrace, and a time []

God’s Promise

Pike’s Peak, Colorado “I am present with you always… In the gentle presence of a deer, in the breathtaking beauty of a sunset, in the majesty of the mountains, and in the brutal power of a thunderstorm and hail. Whether you are in consolation or desolation, whether you are rejoicing or mourning, whether you are happy or in pain, I am present. I am always, always with you…”

A beautiful tension

Excerpt from a journal entry made on the flight back to Singapore from LA on June 14, 2012 No matter how much God loves me, I still retain my insecurity. I am called to live this painful tension. It is part of my witness. To be utterly loved, and yet to fear being unloved. To be afraid and yet to be loved enough as to respond with all my heart. To love God with all my little heart’s strength, to cry because []