Remember He is the artist and you are only the picture. You can’t see it. So quietly submit to be painted — i.e., keep fulfilling all the obvious duties of your station (you really know quite well enough what they are!), asking forgiveness for each failure and then leaving it alone. You are in the right way. Walk — don’t keep on looking at it.
― C.S. Lewis (via jspark3000)

Aug 27 20:39 with 3,508 notes
Aim at Heaven and you will get earth ‘thrown in’: aim at earth and you will get neither.
― C.S. Lewis (via jspark3000)

Aug 26 2:28 with 260 notes
I didn’t incorporate God into my life, I gave God my life.
― Dan Mohler (via sheppardsroar)

Aug 25 13:33 with 749 notes
Get into the habit of dealing with God about everything. Unless you learn to open the door of your life completely and let God in from your first waking moment of each new day, you will be working on the wrong level throughout the day. But if you will swing the door of your life fully open and ‘pray to your Father who is in the secret place,’ every public thing in your life will be marked with the lasting imprint of the presence of God.
― Oswald Chambers // My Utmost for His Highest. (via tblaberge)

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swedishroads:

Dear God, help me to focus on YOU and not on me. It’s a big struggle, not being able to focus on you because my problems are in the way. Help me to look past them and see you instead! I love you. I need you. Amen

Aug 23 22:25 with 135 notes

yeahcatholicism:

Immaculate Heart of Mary, full of love for God and mankind, and of compassion for sinners, I consecrate myself entirely to you. I entrust to you the salvation of my soul. May my heart be ever united with yours, so that I may hate sin, love God and my neighbor, and reach eternal life together with…

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