Our shared passion for stories will be a factor that saves us, keeping us balanced from isolated thought and not enough personal reflection.
Every conversation is really asking this simple question, because without it, we have no stories to tell. Only dreams.
When we lose the plot, stories exist to remind us of the ending.
The irony of our nakedness is that it inspires a strange shame, a sense that we are more than nude apes. It is ‘shame’ that speaks to our greater dignity.
If God isn’t a father, then we have no obligation to love Him. This tension is the history of mankind, and His message is what makes us apes or Adam.
From a distance, A Christian’s hands seem smeared with the blood of sacrifice, but take a closer look, and we find it is henna marked from a divine heart.