"Pain and suffering are always inevitable for a large intelligence and a deep heart."
-Fyodor Dostoyevsky (via onlinecounsellingcollege)
"The most I can muster right now is to just be thankful."
An Open Letter to Vita Nova
Dear Vita Nova, I have had a few days to think about what I would say in this letter, but that still doesn’t make it any easier. Â As you all know, I have resigned from the position of Pastor at our…
"Imagine what the world would be like if we measure each other, not by how much we accomplish and own, but by how well we love others."
-[summer project ‘13]
"We are more wicked than we dared believe, but more loved and accepted in Christ than we ever dared hope."
that’s what everyone wants to throw out there in the end isn’t it? The language of love. Loving others, loving themselves, a plea for love. Words, art, an emotional wall - that’s what it all boils down to. The language of love.
"Again, the English language fails to have a word to describe the depths of sadness, how a heart can feel heavy, how a stomach can drop to your feet, or how missing someone can cripple you."