"Trying to fill the emptiness of our hearts with a love for anything other than our Creator is like trying to satisfy our thirst by drinking salt water. It may numb our thirst for a moment, but it isn’t quenched. And soon it will return stronger than before. False gods will try to win the war in your life by promising something they cannot deliver." - Kyle Idleman
Perseverance is placing one foot in front of another, even if it drags.
— T.B. LaBerge // Go Now (via godmoves)
I know now that we never get over great losses; we absorb them, and they carve us into different, often kinder, creatures.
— Gail Caldwell, Let’s Take the Long Way Home: A Memoir of Friendship (via larmoyante)
Remember that children, marriages, and flower gardens reflect the kind of care that they get.
— H. Jackson Brown Jr. (via sorakeem)
You have this one life. How do you wanna spend it? Apologizing? Regretting? Questioning? Hating yourself? Dieting? Running after people who don’t see you? Be brave. Believe in yourself. Do what feels good. Take risks. You have this one life. Make yourself proud.
Christianity should feel like “My chains fell off” not “I better not screw up.
— Justin Buzzard (via a-quiline)