You are not what you do…

“As long as we continue to live as if we are what we do, what we have, and what other people think about us, we will remain filled with judgments, opinions, evaluations, and condemnations. We will remain addicted to putting people and things in their “right” place.”

― Henri J.M. Nouwen


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Monty C. Wright

2 responses to “You are not what you do…”

  1. Jerry says :

    Isn’t that so true! I can look in the mirror and see that person right now. Jerry

  2. Greg Smith says :

    Surrender of self is one of the hardest challenges. To be emptied of grandiose ideals helps one see things squarely, in sharper focus, and with eyes of truth and grace in harmony. I love the idea and experience of leaning into that restful place of not striving to measure (fill in the blank) and just being alright. It takes trust but is worth the effort.

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