Advent: December 20 – Already Like God

In God’s story our identity is always something we receive, not something we achieve.  We see this in the very beginning.  Adam and Eve didn’t do anything to be made in God’s image.  It wasn’t that God held a competition and the humans won out, so we got to be crowned with glory.  No, being made in God’s image was something God did.  It was a gift of grace to celebrate, rest in, and enjoy by faith. … More Advent: December 20 – Already Like God