Healing doesn’t mean the damage never existed. It means the damage no longer controls our lives.
Unknown (via natashakills)
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Your brokenness doesn’t make God want to turn away, your brokenness is why God has sought you, and why He draws near to you now, even as you read this.
Unka Glen (via togivehimglory)
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Waiting on God is a progressive, active, moving forward thing. It is not an idle thing.
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There were no sex classes. No friendship classes. No classes on how to navigate a bureaucracy, build an organization, raise money, create a database, buy a house, love a child, spot a scam, talk someone out of suicide, or figure out what was important to me. Not knowing how to do these things is what messes people up in life, not whether they know algebra or can analyze literature.
William Upski Wimsatt (via themilkywhiteway)
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The Biblical model for marriage is not Adam and Eve, but God and Israel.
might make them angry
it will make
if no one has ever told you, your freedom is more important than their anger, nayyirah waheed (via nayyirahwaheed)