• weakdave

When I have tension in my body,

I feel ALONE and in CHARGE of my life. I only DEEPLY relax, am only EVER patient, content, when I am momentarily believing Jesus is totally sovereign over everything and everyone. Otherwise, it’s UP TO DAVE.

Before Jesus began growing me in self-awareness, I had no idea I have tension in my body most of the time — feels so normal, so I had no idea I’m such a Christian atheist most of the time. UP TO DAVE.

— Dave McCarty, GospelFriendships, freshly thankful for the convicting work of the Spirit of Jesus, so I momentarily see the TRUTH about me, so I might momentarily have the other-worldly humility and other-worldly love to attract seculars

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