we are projects [in progress]

we are projects [in progress]


…just thought i’d throw some of these beautiful quotes your way (we went to the “maryknoll motherhouse” today) and this was on the peace pole in their museum [amazing]:

* mission is like breathing – there are times when God draws us in and times when God sends us out

* work on the missions demands that you undergo a martyrdom – if not a real one, at least a living one

* a missioner goes to a place where he is needed but not wanted, and stays until he is wanted, but not needed

* i choose to do God’s work for the countless people overlooked, overworked, and forgotten.

* to be converted to love every day, change all your energies, all your potential, into selfless gifts for the other person.

* mission is to go to a no place, to serve God’s nobodies, and, in the eyes of the world, to accomplish no-thing. in this, may we realize we are at the center of what time, meaning, and history are all about.

…all about mission. YES. 🙂


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