Tuesday, 21 March 2017
Rather than God being what we experience in the world God is all those things that we don't experience.
Like: sympathy, compassion, comfort, consolation, loyalty, faithfulness, trust, consideration, and love.
We are trained to think of life as tough and hard, corrupt and treacherous.
We become cynical and world-weary.
We grow addicted to pleasure.
But happiness does not reside in these things.
Happiness only comes from love.
And this is what we experience in our relationships.
But through our relationship with God we experience spontaneous joy and the peace that surpasses understanding.
So do not think that God is what you experience in the world.
God is transcendent, sublime, beautiful.....
But most of all God is Love.
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