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Mark 10:13-16 Jesus’ approach to transforming His followers was and is all about relationship. Our faith is to be as a child’s faith–trusting, willing, unencumbered. “The way God chooses to show His embrace is through His disciples. Love and act like Christ. If we are to offer this love to those who have rejected religion or have been hurt by the church, we are to turn away from our selfish responses, and love like Jesus.
Let the children come to Me, and don’t ever stand in their way, for this is what the kingdom of God is all about. Truly anyone who doesn’t accept the kingdom of God as a little child do (es can never enter it.Mark 10:14-15 (the Voice)