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2 Samuel 12:1 And the Lord sent Nathan to David. He came to him, and said to him, “There were two men in a certain city, the one rich and the other poor.”
None of us would ever set out to despise God. What a horrifying thought. We love God. We want what God wants. Not me, Lord. Surely you can’t mean me? We would—probably—never do the things David has done. And yet, his brand of self-deception sneaks up on us. How easily we assume we are entitled to that which we desire. How subtly small-scale sins and omissions grow, infesting our hearts and minds like mold.
MOVING FORWARD: What are you doing to help keep your heart and mind “mold free?”