See, there's this thing called biology...

There is this never-ending debate in many places between grace and the law, one group leaning heavily into rules, regulations, outside authoritarian controls. There ought to be a law! Everybody wants a law, just show me the rules! If I know the rules than I can get on the right side of them …and justify my own darn self.

I often find myself arguing in favor of grace, mercy, the message of the cross, something many struggle to put their faith in. I think there is some men/women difference sometimes going on here, too. The role women often play in the world requires us to be a bit softer, to focus more on mercy and grace. Men are often called more towards defense, protection, keeping their families safe in the world. I think when things are good you have this beautiful complimentary approach that blends justice with mercy, that fuses…

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About osarobohenry

Born again christian, father, husband, brother, friend who love learning and reading more about the goodness, mercy, peace, love, faithfulness and protection of God. A peace lover. I fellowship with Cuerpo de Cristo church, Tudela branch, Navarra - Spain.

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  1. sedge808 says:

    I had an excellent discussion with my minister about Grace on Sunday.

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