Contentment: Looking at life with the eyes of Christ

"True contentment is a real, even an active virtue - not only affirmative but creative. It is the power of getting out of any situation all there is in it." ~ G.K. Chesterton When I came across this quote last week, I was feeling particularly introspective about the topic of contentment. It's something I've thought… Continue reading Contentment: Looking at life with the eyes of Christ

The Autumn of the Soul: The Lord gave and the Lord has taken away

I have been before God, and have given myself, all that I am and have, to God; so that I am not, in any respect, my own … I have given myself clear away, and have not retained any thing as my own. ~ Jonathan Edwards I have always loved autumn. It is my favorite… Continue reading The Autumn of the Soul: The Lord gave and the Lord has taken away