booths & bodies. i love this man’s passion <3
a best friend. at a best place.
Knowing about God is crucially important for the living of our lives. As it would be cruel to an Amazonian tribesman to fly him to London, put him down without explanation in Trafalgar Square and leave him, as one who knew nothing of English or England, to fend for himself, so we are cruel to ourselves if we try to live in this world without knowing about the God whose world it is and who runs it.
The world becomes a strange, mad, painful place, and life in it a disappointing and unpleasant business, for those who do not know about God. Disregard the study of God, and you sentence yourself to stumble and blunder through life blindfolded, as it were, with no sense of direction and no understanding of what surrounds you. This way you can waste your life and lose your soul.
—J. I. Packer
“Blessed are those who keep his testimonies, who seek him with their whole heart.” (Psalm 119:2)
As I was reading through the Psalms this morning, this verse jumped right at me. Blessed(truly happy, satisfied) are those who seek God with their whole heart. What is it about seeking God…