Loneliness…

Words of wisdom from Anna, a six year old girl and her older friend, Fynn…

“…God made man in his own image, not in shape, not in intelligence, not in eyes or ears, not in hands or feet, but in this total inwardness. In here was the image of God. It isn’t the Devil in humanity that makes man a lonely creature, its his godlikeness. Its the fullness of the Good that can’t get out or find its proper ‘other place’ that makes for loneliness.”

from “Mister God, This is Anna”

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3 responses to “Loneliness…

  1. MG

    I like the quote.
    Tim Keller has said that the ache for friendship (ie loneliness) is the only ache that occurs before the fall, all other aches appear after the fall…

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