Thread on Philip Yancey and the Glacial God

Author: @meekaale on Twitter

Full Title: I’m Reading This Book Ab...

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Highlights from January 11th, 2021.

I’m reading this book about prayer and it’s eery how much it resonates with my thoughts earlier today about flow and God as a glacier upstream https://t.co/b6rcVMQLdQ

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“Streams of mercy flow. I begin with God, who bears primary responsibility for what happens on earth, and ask what part I can play in God’s work on earth. ‘Let justice roll on like a river, righteousness like a never-failing stream!’”

“I plead with God, as if hoping to change God’s mind and overcome divine reluctance. Instead, I should start upstream where the flow begins.”