Note from Heather: In the past several weeks, my pastor has taught on love. Not the romantic love of novels and movies, but the Agape love of the Father. The love that acts. The love that, as Janelle so simply states in today’s guest post, helps. I hope you’ll take the time to read this post and reflect on the beauty that flows from flawed individuals (us) when we lean on the strength of the Lord. It is then that His glory and agape love shines through us.
Our hearts break for Paris.
Not long ago, during a brutal school shooting, I first heard an inspirational Mister Roger’s saying that goes like this: “Look for the heroes.”
As I heard the story then, Mister Roger’s mother had once told him that during times of terrible duress, do not look at the circumstances. Look at the heroes who begin to use their hands and hearts and talents to reignite something good into the seemingly impenetrable bad.
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