THE WOUNDS that scar the mind and heart,
the pain that binds the soul,
the power of faith that transcends thought,
the Love that frees, makes whole,
all shape a life more certainly
than visible reality.
-Gerrie L. Grimsely and Jane J. Young
Contemplative by Design
From page 24 of Contemplative by Design: Creating Quiet Spaces for Retreats, Workshops, Churches, and Personal Settings by Gerrie L. Grimsely and Jane J. Young. Copyright © 2008 by Gerrie L. Grimsley and Jane J. Young. All rights reserved. Used by permission of Upper Room Books. http://bookstore.upperroom.org/ Learn more about or purchase this book.
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My brothers and sisters, do you with your acts of favoritism really believe in our glorious Lord Jesus Christ?
James 2:1, NRSV
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This week we remember: Mother Teresa of Calcutta (September 5).
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