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But now that my heart had been broken and I realized how incredibly difficult it was to be "just friends" with someone you had a long-term romantic relationship with, I realized I had a lot to learn.Elisabeth Elliot became a mentor to me through the pages of her book. More often than not, one person has other motives involved.My tattered, pink copy is ready to fall into the hands of my daughters in just a couple of short years.“I realized that the deepest spiritual lessons are not learned by His letting us have our way in the end, but by His making us wait, bearing with us in love and patience until we are able to honestly to pray what He taught His disciples to pray: Thy will be done.” ― “I do know that waiting on God requires the willingness to bear uncertainty, to carry within oneself the unanswered question, lifting the heart to God about it whenever it intrudes upon one’s thoughts.Those two years were a time of greenhouse growth in my spiritual life. Not expecting that I would definitely get married or fearing that I would miss out on a courtship opportunity gave me the boldness to study overseas the following year in Spain.
Your legacy lives on through the lives you touched and the pages of your books that will be handed down for generations to come.
It is, in fact, the one thing that stands when all else has fallen.” ― “The way you keep your house, the way you organize your time, the care you take in your personal appearance, the things you spend your money on, all speak loudly about what you believe.
The beauty of thy peace shines forth in an ordered life.
But from the very start of creation, God made plain that man is to be the initiator, the leader. My heart longed to be with the young man who had broken my heart, but God had a plan in the waiting.
I soaked up the Scriptures like never before, searching for comfort and hope.