Words like those in Romans 8:35-39 tend to come to mind and comfort us in deep hardship, like when facing death, demons, uncertain futures, and the depths suffering.
But it isn’t just the “negatives” of life we feel keep us from God.
“Who shall separate us from the love of Christ?…..
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 that is in Christ Jesus our Lord.”
Life, angels, the ordinary, happy present, and the heights of creation are all able to form wedges between us and the love of God. But nothing is a match for the glory of our Lord and His faithfulness to keeping those who belong to Him.
Nothing can separate us from the love of God…not even…