Nothing & No one is separated from God. This is a simple fact. There is however the illusion that one can feel separated, but that illusion is only in the mind. It has taken me a long time to see this, and when I did see it, it took me a long time to admit it out loud. I was forced to go look at what the Scriptures say, Scriptures I had not really zoomed in on and/or pondered their profound meaning. Upon doing so I realized that my historical lens greatly impacts my perspective on God and on Christ our creator. My theology had been shaped by my Bible College & Seminary teachers, Pastors and individuals who have spoken into my life.
So today, on the topic of ‘separation anxiety’, which I think evangelicalism and the entire Western church is obsessed with, Continue reading