Friday, September 16, 2011

Surf's up...

"For those searching for something more than just the norm.
We lay it all down, including what others call sanity,
for just a few moments on waves larger than life.
We do this because we know there is still something greater than all of us.
Something that inspires us spiritually.
We start going down hill, when we stop taking risks."

- Laird Hamilton (big wave surfer)

Is there a risk - big or small - that keeps calling your name, asking you to come out and play? Some folks call them dreams... what are yours? And what will it take to "lay it all down" to ride a wave bigger than your life as you already know it? Surf's up... grab a board... let's go!


Anyes said...

Karen, the risk I am still not taking is to write a book. The book I have had in my heart for as long as I can remember. Reading your words just might push me over the fence :-)

Anonymous said...

Thank you for the challenging words. I am not normally a risk taker, but I yearn to follow my Lord into work that blesses others. I will continue to look for where He wants me to be and do what He wants me to do.
May God bless you and all your readers today and every day.
Pam xo

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