Thought 9/20

Going after other gods in idols is particularly annoying because generally when we assume  that God is not enough,  it is we who have not surrendered. There is an edge of hypocrisy in asking God to be more for us when we are asking him to be the things only we believe are good. In terms of faithfulness, if you have gotten enough from your current partner, there is no reason ro stray. If you assume that God isn’t good, have you even met him and have you even asked?


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I am a second-grade teacher and pastor-to-be who loves people. I spend my weekends with friends or wandering the museums of DC alone and with a journal, trying to put words on the places of the soul that still feel wordless. I spent most of my days at school trying to learn patience through my students and running on sheer nerdy passion. I follow Jesus Christ, and savor that as my most important identity--that I am a child of God, as are infinite others, regardless of their other identities. Christ is my one thing.

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