Tag Archives: Brennan Manning

From My Reading

“The great temptation is to keep blaming those who were closest to us for our present condition saying: “You made me who I am now, and I hate who I am.” The great challenge is to acknowledge our hurts and … Continue reading

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A Refined Life

“May all your expectations be frustrated, may all your plans be thwarted, may all your desires be withered into nothingness, that you may experience the powerlessness and poverty of a child and sing and dance in the love of God … Continue reading

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The Wisdom of Brennan Manning

This morning, I was searching for the author of the quote “Evangelism is just one beggar telling another where to find bread.”  I had attributed it to “someone” in my Breathing Under Water – Part 10 post yesterday, and I … Continue reading

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