"To be nobody but yourself in a world that is doing its best day and night into making you like everybody else," said poet e. e. cummings, "is to fight the hardest battle there is and never stop fighting."
Faith is learning to trust that God does not make junk. Which means that having faith is a life-long process of becoming your best and truest self.
A reflection on Romans 8:14-17 by the Rev. Dr. John A. Nelson