Perhaps the elusive “it” of serenity occurs through surrender.
C. S. Lewis observed, “The more we let God take us over, the more truly ourselves we become — because He made us.
Surrender yourself to the Lord, and wait patiently for him.” (Psalm 37:7a GW)
The founder of the Salvation Army, William Booth, once said, “The greatness of a man’s power is the measure of his surrender.” Surrender Leads to Victory
Today is my birthday and as I surrender another year to the calendar of memory, it is good for me to dwell on what (And Who) outlast the calendar as well.