Erika Spitler

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The Insanity of God by Nik Ripken
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Becoming by Michelle Obama
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Becoming Friends of Time by John Swinton
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From Brokenness to Community by Jean Vanier
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I'm Still Here by Austin Channing Brown
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The Guy's Guide to God, Girls, and the Phone in Your Pocket by Jonathan McKee
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Made for Goodness by Desmond Tutu
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Coming Clean by Seth Haines
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Surprised by Joy by C.S. Lewis
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The Cost of Discipleship by Dietrich Bonhoeffer
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Brennan Manning
“Our hearts of stone become hearts of flesh when we learn where the outcast weeps.”
Brennan Manning, Abba's Child: The Cry of the Heart for Intimate Belonging

C.S. Lewis
“The real problem is not why some pious, humble, believing people suffer, but why some do not.”
C.S. Lewis, The Problem of Pain

C.S. Lewis
“No one ever told me that grief felt so like fear.”
C.S. Lewis, A Grief Observed

C.S. Lewis
“God has not been trying an experiment on my faith or love in order to find out their quality. He knew it already. It was I who didn't. In this trial He makes us occupy the dock, the witness box, and the bench all at once. He always knew that my temple was a house of cards. His only way of making me realize the fact was to knock it down.”
C.S. Lewis, A Grief Observed

Anne Lamott
“Writing and reading decrease our sense of isolation. They deepen and widen and expand our sense of life: they feed the soul. When writers make us shake our heads with the exactness of their prose and their truths, and even make us laugh about ourselves or life, our buoyancy is restored. We are given a shot at dancing with, or at least clapping along with, the absurdity of life, instead of being squashed by it over and over again. It's like singing on a boat during a terrible storm at sea. You can't stop the raging storm, but singing can change the hearts and spirits of the people who are together on that ship.”
Anne Lamott, Bird by Bird: Some Instructions on Writing and Life

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