Thursday, January 27, 2011

Quote of the Week

"Be sure that the ins and outs of your individuality are no mystery to Him; and one day they will no longer be a mystery to you."

C.S. Lewis, The Problem of Pain, p. 151


kingfisher said...

Thank you for sharing this quote. Sometimes I get the feeling that Christians don't like to consider our "individuality". We're "supposed to do", should (or shouldn't) do certain things. A Christian shouldn't doubt, or be afraid, or be "different" (or even think certain thoughts.) I'm so glad to know that God not only acknowledges and understands our unique individuality, but that he actually CREATED us to be distinct. We're one of a kind miracles of creation!

Every Square Inch said...

We are meant to live in community but we do so as individuals. He did indeed create us distinct w individual identities

Jimmy said...

i'm ok with being an individual that is uniquely made and i pray that i live out my unique gifting to the glory of God -- not sure i am looking forward to a unveiling of all the ins and outs of my individuality, could be painful and could also hurt a lot. Then again, it would put on a larger display the grace, mercy and amazing love has for the chief of sinners -- me