“Humility is the real Christian virtue,” says Nouwen. “When we come to realize that . . . only God saves, then we are free to serve; then we can live truly humble lives.”
Nouwen changed his approach from “selling pearls,” or peddling the good news, to “hunting for the treasure” already present in those he was called to love — a shift from dispensing religion to dispensing grace.
Know you are blessed,