Touching The Holy By Robert Wicks Essay

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Touching the Holy One of the main themes of this book is to understand that God love us unconditionally, and no matter where we find ourselves, God 's love for us is unchangeable, His love for us is not based on our merit, it is based on His goodness. Robert Wicks helped this reader to appreciate his own ordinariness, it is our lack of trust in His love that keeps us from approaching our loving and caring God; our self doubts, our negative thought, the pressure to be extraordinary are the things that keep us from receiving the love of God, the author emphasize the importance of having self-esteem, and he also help his reader to understand and accept their ordinariness. The author helps the readers to understand that failure to accept our ordinariness is cause by pride, people who are dependent on God, they have the ability to simply be themselves, with all their failures and to simply be themselves. They don 't value themselves above others, but they also don 't depreciate themselves and what they have to offer. They simply accept who they are in the eyes of God, their value is not found in their performances, but in who they are in God 's eyes. Because of our lack of trust in who we are in Christ, we often get caught up in trying to be extraordinary, we often try to find our self value in something other than God 's love for us. Jesus Himself is all powerful, yet He came to this world in the simplest form, taking the role of a Servant, He did not clung to His divinity,…

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