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Dangers of Life

  For I am convinced that neither death nor life, neither angels nor demons, neither the present nor the future, nor any powers, neither height nor depth, nor anything else in all creation, will be able to separate us from the love of God this is in Christ Jesus our Lord. Romans 8:38-39 Some people talk about faith as fire insurance and there are far too many “Christians” who claim to love Jesus simply because they fear hell. None of us seem to have any trouble understanding that death has the potential to separate us from a lot of things, including God. Most people I know have some fear of death, whether it's the process or the outcome. Life is a different story. There are bumper stickers, t-shirts, posters and so many other little trinkets that advertise, “Life Is Good.” Well, I beg to differ. Life can be good but often it's hard, stressful, scary or even just blah. Life is life, God is good. Still we hear people talk about milestone birthdays or about getting o