Sunday, May 18, 2014

Beautiful Reverence

"It is not reverent to erect barriers of icy formality [with God] which Jesus died to tear down. Doing so is pious rebellion. There is no more beautiful reverence in the sight of God than the simple heartcry, ‘Abba! Father!’ "

— Ray Ortlund, Jr. Supernatural Living for Natural People (Ross-shire, UK: Christian Focus, 2010), page 85