Monday Morning Messiness

newyorker11“The way of the spiritual life begins where we are now in the mess of our lives.  Accepting the reality of our broken, flawed lives is the beginning of spirituality not because the spiritual life will remove our flaws but because we let go of seeking perfection and, instead, seek God, the one who is present in the tangledness of our lives.  Spirituality is not about being fixed; it is about God’s being present in the mess of our unfixedness.

Michael Yaconelli “Messy Spirituality

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