“You complete me.”
Remember that scene from Jerry McGuire? Ah, the great love scenes from Hollywood – “Here’s looking at you, kid,” “Love means never having to say you’re sorry,” “Stop, you had me at hello,” and from the same movie: “You complete me.” Well, I feel like giving that romantic clap trap a great big raspberry sometimes. Is our love a needy, clingy form of
We must find ourselves complete in the God who loves us because God created us. Oh, that we might grasp God’s love! This grace is utterly massive and awesome beyond adequate imagining. How can we understand the words “Jesus loves me” in a deep, profound way - breaking this love open beyond a greeting card FAITH of clichés and platitudes; to understand and believe in God’s love for humanity. Paul confesses to the Ephesians that only God can answer his prayer for this kind of understanding.
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