An umbrella cannot stop the rain from falling, but it allows us to stand in the rain.
Just like faith in God..It doesn’t stop all our trials but it gives us strength to overcome them..
If people understood the true purpose of chastity, they would see that it has nothing to do with fear or prudishness. Nor is it a repression of sexual desires. Rather, chastity is an exercise of the will, to choose what is good, the greatest of all that is good. It is a refusal to allow the desire for pleasure to displace the call to love. Pleasure is not a bad thing, but when a person pursues enjoyment at the expense of another, love is abandoned.
It hurts me when you say you’re forever alone.
When we think of the way God knit us together, the way He wove Scripture together, and the way He holds the whole world together—how else can we approach Him and His Word but in the most respectful and awe-full way?