It makes sense why we find ourselves drawn to stories, movies, and songs about a nobody who becomes someone spectacular.
There’s a difference between learning about God and getting to know God.
Where we downplay the central role of the body in human experience, we downplay the role of the body in our own relationships with God.
Into this, our story, steps Jesus. He is the author. And He is the plot twist.
Sin doesn’t grant you permission to do what you want. It gives you no option but to do what it wants. And worse yet, to believe the want has come from you.
I hadn’t meant to say this. The words just came out.