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New sacrifices

God no longer asks for burnt offeringsbut for timeand trustand “yes” © Meisaan Chan

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Even sages still need to lose

Choices and sacrifices will not be automatic; even sages still need to choose and decide to lose in their choosing © Meisaan Chan

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The spiritual trainer

I am not afraid of fibers tearing, says the Lord that is the only way to strength © Meisaan Chan

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The sacrifice

A friendship needs to wait until both are ready; when one is ready, that is not good enough © Meisaan Chan

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The call to resurrection

Being who you are is a death to who they want you to be: But resurrection! Resurrection! © Meisaan Chan

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Practicing focus is the practice of sacrifice

To sacrifice the moment’s gratification for something bigger is a practice that strengthens the soul a type of burning, brandishing fire © Meisaan Chan

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You’re not always going to get what you want

You’re not always going to get what you want – and for this, the weak shatter and for this, the strong return to me © Meisaan Chan

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Playing the martyr v. being a martyr

The main difference between them and you is that they choose to fill their hearts with love while you fill yours with resentment © Meisaan Chan

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God, make me fearless for you

God, make me fearless for you: be my breath and my strength and my courage and my ferocity and my every atom so that even if my blood is shed fearless: my blood is shed © Meisaan Chan

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Clearing out a space for God

Clearing out a space for God can be the most natural thing you’d want to do can be the most grueling task you can think of © Meisaan Chan

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