Jennifer E. Thomas (j3nny3lf) wrote,
Jennifer E. Thomas
j3nny3lf

  • Mood:
  • Music:

Something I want to be able to find later...

My daughter Bonnie posted this to her Facebook today:

Bonnie Perry
Here is what a friend said to me tonight. I couldnt have said it better myself. He is wise beyond his own realization.
I was never introduced to religion when I was younger, so I went on this journey to figure out what was out there. I was like "yeah, I like that but that sucks", or "that's ok, but bite the head off of what?" I said to myself I wish I could take parts of this one, and parts of this one and put them into one. I sort of settled with a UU church. Then I had an epiphany, well two at once. First, I realized that my higher power was mine, no one elses, so how gave a shit how other people got along with theirs, all I had to do was get along with mine. The second epiphany I had was that I don't have to understand it and define it. I just had to believe that it loved me and only wanted the best for me. I am so analytical that I had to define every aspect of it and know it's insides and outsides before I'd accept that it's there. Who gives a shit. It's mine and loves me and is going to help me, and I don't have to know how or why.

His name is Jesse Burns.
Tags: deep, faith, wisdom
Subscribe

  • Words of wisdom

    Keith H Burgess Let this be your prayer..I AM FORGIVEN!..You may not be perfect, but you're not STUCK..No one can go back and remind you of your…

  • Growth chart

    G o to God in prayer every day R ead the Bible daily O bey God all the time W itness for Christ by what you say and do T rust God for all things…

  • On healing

    From the Ministry of Healing and Wholeness: Holy Spirit's love for us is deeper than we can ever imagine. His forgiveness and healing for us far…

  • Post a new comment

    Error

    Comments allowed for friends only

    Anonymous comments are disabled in this journal

    default userpic

    Your reply will be screened

    Your IP address will be recorded 

  • 0 comments