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If we don’t put what we do through the filter of who we are, we’re going to make mistakes. If we don’t put what we do through that filter of the purpose of my life is to tell a story that’s bigger than me, and not just for my pleasure and my enjoyment and my fulfillment, but about contributing to this community story that all of us are telling, all of us are engaged in… if we disassociate those two, we’re going to take some mis-steps.

…when I do that [fill in the blank; she referenced “going out”] am I telling the story of the faithfulness of the bride waiting for her bridegroom even in the period of waiting, even in that period before there’s a coming together? Am I being faithful to telling that story with my behavior?

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