I am best, gifted, when what I do is not from me. It is GOD who drives the car, sets in motion and flies in the air by HIS Will. To do GOD's Work, we need GOD because it is - after all - HIS work.
This doesn't refer to the freedom to doubt but to the doubt that we are free. It is the doubt that questions if we can be free. Have you been so drenched in slavery to the world and captive to the ways of the world that all your thoughts, actions and inactions are tailored to … Continue reading Doubting Freedom
To Murder someone requires a measure of theft but to Murder self - not in sacrifice to GOD but total annihilation of the Will of GOD - requires a separation from the truth that GOD gives.
So you see, not giving worship to GOD is hating GOD. The third command says don’t hate GOD because worship is how we love GOD and we cannot worship GOD if we don’t love GOD.
The command is: Don't have anything stopping GOD in HIS way of redeeming you to the righteousness that beats the standards of guilty and frail humans.
What JETHRO says to Moses is that he should not wear-out the Law or make it weary of its plaintiffs...
Everything that happens between my entry and exit of the world is HIS to approve, HIS to prove, HIS for reprove, HIS to ensure I improve, HIS for the stillness or the joy in every move.
Where I lack boldness, give me strength for my weakness. Amen. What is mine is thine
This is also why GOD is eager to get Israel free because no child of GOD is slave to man, men or the wits and ways of men. In this regard, GOD gives Pharaoh another answer of faith. Separation.