waking the dead

drink in beauty

Because I love this book (re-reading it for the fourth time) and because I know what beauty does for my heart, a favorite quote:

We need to drink in beauty wherever we can get it – in music, in nature, in art, in a great meal shared. These are all gifts to us from God’s generous heart. Friends, those things are not the decorations to a life; they bring us life. ~ John Eldredge

read more in Waking the Dead: The Glory of a Heart Fully Alive  * photo by kate stafford