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Unformatted text preview: striving to be as great as or even greater than the past heroes. It turns Christianity into a competition; it will make us do the right things for the wrong reasons. If we look to Jesus and what He did for us on the cross, we will live, not out of competition, rather out of respect and love for God and what He has given us; eternal life. Im sure Mr. McCormick meant no harm in relating some stories of great Christians to help spur us on, but we as individuals must always be watching our own motivations for why we do what we do. If it is out of personal gain or competition, maybe we should stop doing it for a while, even though it may be good, and get our priorities straight. No matter what, we always need to keep God first in our hearts and minds....
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This note was uploaded on 03/27/2008 for the course SSFT 212 taught by Professor Shaffer during the Spring '08 term at Grove City.
- Spring '08