"Identify the truth. Find accountability. Do the thing - even if it hurts." / meditating on intersections between 2 Corinthians 10:5 and CBT
urban apologist, Ernest Grant rifts on Ancient African Christianity for Christianity Today
“This is a paradox, a koan for our limited human understanding. But, our constant attention to living liberated requires constant commitment to our own humility - renunciation of our ego - and through the consistency of effort, we become that state which we are attending to. The verb becomes the noun. The act becomes the state.”
Let your spirit be strong like Jesus.
“This idea of having a sacred book and not being able to read it,” he said in a phone interview, “that’s a window into her piety. And it is in line with a longer tradition one finds in the black religious experience in North America...”
Andy Rau of BibleGateway.com re-grounding Dr. King's Scriptural foundations in the Country's most famous March on Washington...
"Yoga consists of three components: tapas (austerity), svadhyaya (self-study), and Ishvara pranidhana (unshakeable faith in the guiding and protecting power of God)." -Sutra 2.1