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Psalm 78:39 For he remembered that they were but flesh, a breath that goes forth and does not return.
God created us and everything else in the entire universe, and we—just like the children of Israel—want more. Our egos get in the way of letting God be more, do more, have more time and attention in our lives. God is the eternal center, and our egos could use a little tamping down.
MOVING FORWARD: Do you struggle with your ego? What helps you let God be at the center instead of self?