“Craving clarity, we attempt to eliminate the risk of trusting God. Fear of the unknown path stretching ahead of us destroys childlike trust in the Father’s active goodness and unrestricted love.”
– Brennan Manning, Ruthless Trust: The Ragamuffins Guide to God
For the last couple of weeks, I’ve had this phrase running through my mind, “The risk of trust.”
Why is it so hard for us to trust? I’ve been thinking about this in regards to God’s unconditional love.