When I’m tempted to think I can perform for some kind of better relationship status with God, this verse should be rambling around in my mind. And, since rambling rarely works, I believe I’ll intentionally plant the seed of it and tend it. My performance does not change my Abba’s deep, unconditional love, though I can cause him to feel a range of emotions….
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