Don’t get scared and “help” yourself too much. … More
But we can forget the truth when money, or pretty, or sex, or “more” lures us.
Coming home to love IS the fairytale! … More
I finally picked HIM up, Richard Quatrone … the only way I could, or at least the only way he’d let me. He makes it look easy, but he does weigh twice as much as I do.… More
We want to be loved to the core for who we are, not what we look like, or how much money we have, or what we can do for somebody. We want a partner to tune into who we are on the inside, as well as on the outside.
But that can’t happen as long as we guarded. We have to give up some control, we have to yield, we have to be vulnerable to get the love we want.
And it’s like magic, when we stop hiding, we’re free. We no longer feel vulnerable. We are no longer at the mercy of somebody else’s response to us.
WE see and love who we are. It no longer matters if somebody else does. But they will.… More
Until we have learned to love ourselves unconditionally, we may imagine God to love us only if we meet certain conditions. We may fashion Him after our fears, as a father who gets angry when we stumble, and as one who would punish us from that anger.
But God is not fashioned after our fears. Rather, we are fashioned after His spirit, love in its purest form.
God made us lovable. And He gave us the privilege of freewill. We continually choose to be true to fear or to love.… More