As a devout Catholic, 20 year student of non-denominational bibles studies and now student of theology toward my Masters....I am still humored by man's ability to build walls where there could be bridges. I practice yoga along with running marathons and participating in triathlons enjoying all the ways I can mentally and physically use the body/temple/gifts God gave me and enjoy his world and people....I meet people everywhere, everyday who are clearly at a different place in their journey to heaven or hell and a different level of faith development. When I participate in yoga and hear the teacher instruct me to the divinity of myself and honoring the spirit within....I don't think of the devil or myself, but rather the Holy Spirit within me and the Trinity of God, Jesus and the Holy Spirit working in His world and His people and me. I trust in His plan to reach me through His children whether they are Buddists, Muslims, Jews, Baptists, Evangelicals, Hindu's and even Athiests...they are all His and He knows them/ Whether they know Him when they come face to face with Him will depend on whether they listened to him in all his glory or whether they only lived for themselves...Psalm 118:8 "Better to take refuge in the Lord, than to put one's trust in mortals." Jesus is the way the truth and the life....but he ALWAYS points us to His Father and offers us grace through His Holy Spirit....for those who cannot hear or open their minds to Jesus, there is still God and the Holy Spirit trying to shepherd them home. The devil and sin are anything we use to separate us from the love of God. God made us all. He created diversity. He has a plan. Don't shut out the possibilities of how He reaches, touches and brings His children home.
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