Quote about dating a girl who reads
In a strange way, sharing what we love with someone else makes it fresh for us again.
For example, when I have a new girlfriend, one of the first things I want to do is watch all of my favorite movies with her. Well, I already feel that she likes what I like (chances are, she wouldn’t be my girlfriend if I didn’t see the world in a similar way as I do), so sharing the things I love with her is kind of like bringing her into my world further.
'You know, heroes are not just superheroes, flying in the skies, throwing rocks and fighting villains with supernatural powers.
When you know what he loves, you want to start digging to really understand the emotions he has about that particular thing.
And steadfastness—being immovable, unable to be shaken, deeply rooted—is perhaps the true “wellness” we should be seeking.
As Christians, we eagerly say we want to be like Christ. Jesus was indeed all of those things, but He was also described by the prophet Isaiah as “a man of suffering who knew what sickness was” (Isaiah 53:3).
We do not rejoice because bad things happen, or because this poor, fallen world is full of death, injustice, and sorrow. We rejoice because the sovereign Lord calls us His own.
He loves us enough to descend with us into the dark yet mysteriously fertile valleys, to produce in us a steadfastness which cannot be shaken.