Henri Nouwen, The Way of the Heart – The discipline of leading all our people with their struggles into the gentle and humble heart of God is the discipline of prayer as well as the discipline of ministry. As long as ministry only means that we worry a lot about people and their problems; as …
Rather than offering the cold stone of past devotionals, regurgitated apologetics or someone else’s musings about the spiritual life, we [must] have bread to offer that is warm from the oven of our intimacy with God. -Ruth Haley Barton
Someone asked me how I’ve been sleeping with the arrival of my little one. I choose not to think of it as interrupted sleep, but rather as a series of power naps that happen to be at night!
“It’s amazing how parents spend the first years teaching their kids to walk and talk, and the rest of their lives telling them to stay still and be quiet!” – Anonymous, stressed out parent