God spoke with authority. I felt I should be living in accord with His will, but daily distractions tended to crowd God out. I had to remind myself to check in. One morning, I remembered to ask, “Lord, do You have any instructions for me today?”
Behave lovingly toward others.
“What is love?”
Love is the openness of the heart, the soul, to the needs and hearts of others. It moves toward a union with them and a healing. It restores the fractured unity of the souls of those who love and those who are loved alike.
That made sense and, a few days later, while I was hurrying through the Washington crowds to get to a meeting, I heard,
I stopped to listen and was told,
Love has opened the door—now step through it.
What could that mean?