Tag Archives: Brother Lawrence

God’s Favorite

“This King, who is full of goodness and mercy, doesn’t punish me. Rather, He embraces me lovingly and invites me to eat at His table. He serves me Himself and gives me the keys to His treasury, treating me as … Continue reading

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Balanced, for God’s Sake

  2017 aspirations: divine sense, blessed balance Here’s some 17th Century wisdom to help–   “. . . our sanctification did not depend upon changing our works, but in doing that for GOD’s sake, which we commonly do for our own.” Brother Lawrence The … Continue reading

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Secular vs Sacred (Tuesday)

  Holy and mundane–never the twain shall meet . . . . . . . until I meet up with the ancient writings of Brother Lawrence (ancient, as in the 1600’s):   “We can do little things for God; I … Continue reading

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