We’re reading pages 51-54 today.
Several phrases caught my eye, and grabbed my heart:
“In a moment that looks like Jesus…”
Oh, how I want to have more and more of these! May I be forgotten…may people see Him!
May His beauty rest upon me,
As I seek the lost to win,
And may they forget the channel,
Seeing only Him.
“…things will never be enough…”
Lisa uses the term “hedonism” in today’s brief reading. Here is the definition:
the ethical theory that pleasure (in the sense of the satisfaction of desires) is the highest good and proper aim of human life.
We have a hedonistic society…pay attention to commercials and ads. They speak of all things comfy and convenient, instantly available, plush and luxurious. Self indulgence is encouraged…even admonished as a way of life. After all, we are “worth it”.
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