Freedom from Our Inherited Vision of God

We have been intellectually trapped by a vision of God that owes as much, if not more, to Greece and Rome than it does to Jesus. Thus, without knowing it, we have had to live in fear, ashamed of ourselves and our brokenness. We have had no real choice but to pretend that our religion actually works, while our souls remain riddled with fear and pain …

The fleeting hints of permission are being rumored in the dark places of our souls. We dare to hope. With the hints come freedom to question our inherited vision of “God,” to risk believing in Jesus’ Papa and His goodness.

C. Baxter Kruger
Baxter’s Ongoing Thoughts (2008)

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