zaterdag 26 december 2015

Wonder





home of thé master ..









"Wonder rather than doubt is the root of all knowledge."
~Abraham Joshua Heschel



Children of the burning heart



"To have found God and still to pursue Him is the soul's paradox of love,
scorned indeed by the too-easily-satisfied religionist,
but justified in happy experience by the children of the burning heart."
~A.W. Tozer


vrijdag 25 december 2015

Happy Birthday, dear mom



2015
  

    72    









dinsdag 22 december 2015

Should be celebrated in every home



"Christmas is built upon a beautiful and intentional paradox;
that the birth of the Homeless should be celebrated in every home."
~G.K. Chesterton


vrijdag 18 december 2015

Only when I fall



Sterrennacht boven de Rhône, 1888


"Even the knowledge of my own fallibility cannot keep me from making mistakes.
Only when I fall do I get up again."
~Vincent van Gogh

donderdag 17 december 2015

For a little time



"For what is your life? It is even a vapour, that appeareth for a little time, 
and then vanisheth away."
~James 4:14


woensdag 9 december 2015

Fairy tales are more than true



"Fairy tales are more than true; not because they tell us that dragons exist,
but because they tell us that dragons can be beaten."
~G.K. Chesterton


maandag 7 december 2015

Suffering come upon us


"Drei Turme", Montafon, Oostenrijk, long time ago

"When pain and suffering come upon us,
we finally see not only that we are not in control of our lives
but that we never were."
~Timothy Keller


zaterdag 5 december 2015

Our greatest love



"Only when our greatest Love is God, a love that we cannot lose even in death,
can we face all things with peace."
~Timothy Keller
Walking with God through Pain and Suffering



vrijdag 4 december 2015

Without listening speaking no longer heals




"Somewhere we know that without silence words lose their meaning,
that without listening speaking no longer heals, and
that without distance closeness cannot cure."
~Henri Nouwen


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