Aug 9, 2017
Have you ever watched someone else worship? Wondered, 'What in the world is REALLY going on inside?' Like... are they faking it, or is there a real connection with God going on? Because it seems that there are so many different styles of worship, it's hard to know.
Have you ever been jealous of someone's faith, or frustrated that you can't seem to find a faith of your own? Because, I had tried to believe for so long. I did everything I thought you were supposed to do. I followed all the rules, crossed all the T's and dotted all the i's. But it just didn't seem to take. And honestly, for a long time, I wondered what could possibly be so exciting about going to church and how could anyone want to read such a boring book called the Bible?
So if I got to ask Jesus ONE THING it would have been, "Why did you make religion so hard?" Because back then, that's exactly what it was for me... hard work. It was this added struggle heaped on top of my already too long To-Do List, which never got done anyway. So it just made me feel worse about myself, hating the churchy people even more.
But the I met Mary, and after watching her interact with her Little Lamb, I got to thinking...READ MORE...