To be alive is to be broken. And to be broken is to stand in need of grace. Honesty keeps us in touch with our neediness and the truth that we are saved sinners. There is a beautiful transparency to honest disciples who never wear a false face and do not pretend to be anything but who they are.
Excerpted from The Ragamuffin Gospel by Brennan Manning
Are you willing to trade the false face of daily life for transparency and brokenness before God?