“In the entire universe, only two of God’s creations fail to bring glory to him: fallen angels (demons) and us (people).All sin, at its root, is failing to give God glory.It is loving anything else more than God. Refusing to bring glory to God is prideful rebellion, and it is the sin that caused Satan’s fall — and ours, too.In different ways, we have all
Christians who fail tend to avoid other Christians...especially when they are feeling bad and guilty in the midst of their failure. It's sad to see this dynamic of the law happen in the church and then see the opposite happen in Twelve Step groups. In these recovery groups, people are taught that the very first thing to do when you fail is to call someone
A lesson learned from my oldest daughter...who happens to be really good at running.