Be Still

Perhaps we are afraid to be still because we don’t like the sound of our own emptiness or pain and confusion. But it is preciously in our weakness that God makes Himself known to us as He restores us, forgives us, renews our strength, guides us, and convicts us of what we need to change. […]


“I can forgive, but I cannot forget,” is only another way of saying, “I will not forgive.” Forgiveness ought to be like a cancelled note-torn in two, and burned up, so that it never can be shown against one. –Henry Ward Beecher