Archive for April 3rd, 2013

Wait Till You See What I Have in My Purse!

April 3, 2013

brother-lawrence-the-practice-of-the-presence-of-god-book-coverMy friend Nancy Williamson came over today to buy a few copies of my book, Through God’s Eyes: Finding Peace and Purpose in a Troubled World. As we sat in the living room talking, I mentioned that it had taken me three months to not only source every quote in the book on but also to link to those sources. Nancy commented that sourcing all those quotes must have been enjoyable. I told her, “Yes, it was like going to school. There were so many people quoted who I had heard of but didn’t know anything about.” One name popped into my head so I added, ‘For example, Brother Lawrence. I knew the name but nothing else, and I enjoyed learning about him.”

Nancy smiled and said, “Have you read his book?” “No,” I told her, “but I’d like to some day.” As she reached for her purse, she (more…)