Archive for January, 2013

During 2013 my companion is going to be Through the Year with George MacDonald edited by Rolland Hein and published by Bob Trexler’s Winged Lion Press. The entry for January 1st is taken from a paraphrase of a Sermon that George MacDonald gave in New York on May 11th 1873 based on Matthew 11:25-30. I was particularly struck by the the comment that those who trusted in Him and accepted the invitation, ‘have found everything He said to be true, so far as discover that active and thorough obedience to His precepts has brought them into right relations with themselves, with each other and God…’ It is as we come into right relationship with ourselves that we are able relate properly to others and to God. Trust and obedience is the doorway through which we must enter.


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