DISCLAIMER: This post is not everything you ever wanted to know about Lent. It’s a little about Lent and a lot about what I wish I knew before I pulled the plug on social media. Bonus: the list is printable!
My favorite thing about watching the Olympics is rooting for the athletes we get to meet as we follow the story of how they got there. Without those stories, they are just hopefuls, and we are just spectators.
Once you know someone’s story, you know where their strength comes from.
I don’t know how to feel about this, but there’s someone out front picking through my garbage. I’m not taking a picture because you already know what he looks like. But maybe you don’t.
“God always seeks out where the suffering is, and that’s where Jesus stays.” -Ann Voskamp, The Broken Way.