Reader's View: Life isn’t about what we accumulate

If you choose a God-centered life, I believe you will experience joy and will spend eternity in heaven.

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We can live a self-centered life, or we can live a God-centered life. If you choose a God-centered life, I believe you will experience joy and will spend eternity in heaven. If you choose a self-centered life, you always want more money and power, it seems; you will hate others and want to control them. I believe you will spend eternity in hell.

The Bible’s book of Romans says that all have sinned and fall short of the glory of God. John’s first gospel says that if we confess our sins, God will forgive our sins and will cleanse us from all unrighteousness.

Life isn't about what you accumulate for yourself; it is about what you do for others. God is love. We are commanded to love Him and one another.

Caroline Burley



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