The mind strives to obtain knowledge,
then force it into the heart.
The Spirit awakens the heart, and the mind then knows.
There are times, that the mind is not a terrible thing to waste.
It is a terrible thing to use.
Our struggle, is believing the struggle.
Our battle, is not knowing that the battle has already been won.
A rose that is whole and unbroken emits a faint, gentle scent that is pleasing
and palatable only when held very close. Crush the petals and the rose gives a
sweeter and stronger fragrance and thus hightens the senses and draws others to
it even from afar. Such it is with the children of God whom He loves so