Flee. Be set apart. Become incarnate. (Repeat)

So often I have observed people who have just begun to taste the goodness of God stagnate in their journey because they do not flee their old way of life. With the little they have received they wish to feed the ravenous multitude, not realising that there is still more of the World in them than there is Christ. Because there is still so much of the World in them, they fail to see the chains that still bind them, and thus []

Graham Cooke

“When you are in a community that is filled up with a Kingdom understanding and a Kingdom desire, it doesn’t matter how small it is. That community is going to produce more than its share of warriors, champions and game-changers!”

Our actions speak so loudly they never hear our words.

The more you look upon His face, the more beautiful He becomes. The more time you spend with Him, the more irresistible He grows. Focus on Him and you will find there is nothing worth holding on to that does not bring you into deeper union with Him. The answer to discipleship is simple: Be with Him.

Knowing who I am is the foundation to knowing the purpose for which I am created. Neither can be accomplished without an intimate relationship with my loving Creator. For it is in being known that I come to know, and it is in being loved by God that I learn to love.

St Therese of Lisieux

“…I believed it was quite impossible for me to understand perfection better. I learned very quickly since then that the more one advances, the more one sees the goal is still far off. And now I am simply resigned to see myself always imperfect and in this I find my joy.”

The hardest word to say to God

When I was 18 years old, I had asked God for my mission in life. “Are you willing to suffer for me?” He had asked. Stunned and abashed, I confessed that I wasn’t ready to say ‘yes’ to such a question. The Lord lovingly replied, “Until you are able to say ‘yes’ to this question, you are not ready to know your mission in life.” And then He told me that if I was willing, He would make me his soldier. But there would []