The Faith of a Child

As I scroll through social media, I have found many posts that talk about the difference between religion and sonship.

It feel that it is important, as Christians, that we understand this difference.

Jesus understood that the way we view religion needed to change.

When out with His disciples, they were debating among themselves about who the greatest in the kingdom is. Jesus’ response was very unexpected. He set a child in the midst of them and told them, “Unless you…become like little children, you will never get into the Kingdom of Heaven” (Matthew 18:3; NLT).

Of all the examples Jesus could have used, why did He choose to use a child to demonstrate greatness in the kingdom?

Let’s take a look.

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Redefining Lent

Welcome to the 40 holiest days of the year!During this time of the Church year, liturgies work their way toward Easter, looking at the last few days of Jesus’ earthly life, culminating in the crucifixion and resurrection of our Lord, Jesus Christ.

This is also the time of the year when many people, Catholic, Protestant, and non-affiliated, give something up. It is time for the annual Lenten fast.

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