Notes and Quotes – The Shack

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Notes and Quotes

The Shack
Page 243 – 266 (end of book)
December 7th, 2011

Faith never knows where [or why] it’s being led. But it knows and loves the One Who is leading. – Oswald Chambers

“…It had been a horribly painful season. In fact, if you stepped back and isolated my life, apart from my family and friends, you would have seen that my history was a series of train wrecks… An adult burdened with lies, compulsive perfectionism, and pervasive shame and throughout a fine line between suicide and flight, all under a mask of adequacy, spirituality and health… The train came totally off the tracks with devastating results… Through all of that God had to dismantle and rebuild my entire life from scratch.”

My Breakthrough by Way of a Meltdown – 01/11/11 [JE 110101]

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About unabashedhope

The name Unabashed Hope comes from my favorite poem by Emily Dickinson. Unabashed means not embarrassed, disconcerted or ashamed. I believe Emily's poem, Hope is the Thing with Feathers, says it best: Hope is the thing with feathers That perches in the soul, And sings the tune without the words, And never stops at all, And sweetest in the gale is heard; And sore must be the storm That could abash the little bird That kept so many warm. I've heard it in the chilliest land And on the strangest sea; Yet, never, in extremity, It asked a crumb of me.

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