"Love the sinner, hate the sin."
But is it working?
"I just keep telling myself that this must be part of God's plan."
Since then I feel like I've read or heard that same thought echoed by a lot of other people. Maybe I'm just noticing it more now that I saw it once. But I've been thinking about that. When bad things, terrible things, the absolute worst kinds of unthinkable things happen to good people, is it part of God's plan?
Acting in freedom means nothing. If you don't think like you're free, you aren't free.
I never thought about it that way. It reminded me an experiment that we did when I was in kindergarten that has somehow stuck with me all these years.