Every once in a while as a musician, I experience a moment of absolute beauty and my soul just opens up and relaxes for a moment. I rarely have any warning about when these moments will happen, but they are SO very rare and powerful that I find myself saying yes to way more projects than I probably should, just in case.
We have a complicated relationship with change. With all its blind and necessary pain it presses on us when we aren’t looking. Or, it leaves us breathless and exhilarated when we hope for it and somehow experience it.
With the passing of time we outgrow ways of thinking and doing; sometimes the old clothing of our discipleship no longer fits. It was good for then but not now. And then there are those things that we should be outgrowing, but somehow we have a hard time doing it.