A Daring Path into the Abundant Life
How can it be When were naked and ashamed and alone in our brokenness, Christ envelopes us with his intimate grace. When were rejected and abandoned and shattered beyond wanting, Jesus cups our face, Come close, my Beloved. When were dirty and tear-stained and despairing, Jesus Christ proposes undying, dying love: All that you painfully are and are carryingIll take. All that I perfectly am and haveis yours. Just take me.
There is a wooing that washes our wounds. Falling into this intimacy with him is the one thing we pray to never recover from. This kind of intimacy can only be tasted and swallowed, and it burns a holy yes through our begging veins.
Am I willing to take all that I have, break and give to Him
Because all that He is, He broke and gave to us.