Thursday, June 10, 2010

Comfort, received and shared

Out of His love, He created us. Our pain is His, but we are not removed from it. Only as the pain, whether mental, emotional, or physical refines us, are we able to share His comfort with others. Only the pain makes us capable of deep empathy.

1 comment:

  1. This post is so perfect for me today, as I am attending the memorial service of a dear friend who committed suicide tomorrow. So thanks, Eric, for posting early. I really needed this today.