(3) “You shall have no other gods before me.
(4) “You shall not make for yourself an image in the form of anything in heaven above or on the earth beneath or in the waters below. (5) You shall not bow down to them or worship them; for I, the LORD your God, am a jealous God, punishing the children for the sin of the parents to the third and fourth generation of those who hate me, (6) but showing love to a thousand generations of those who love me and keep my commandments.
One of the ways we avoid intimacy is by masking ourselves. Another way is by masking the one we are trying to have a relationship with. Take for instance God. Last Sunday I had Randall Ajimine come and converse with us on this subject. Here are two of his blog entries which we referred to. Take a look.
Part 1 - http://lonetomato808.wordpress.com/2012/02/26/363-what-we-talk-about-when-we-talk-about-god/
Part 2 - http://lonetomato808.wordpress.com/2012/03/05/364-what-we-talk-about-when-we-talk-about-god-part-two/
~ Pastor Ed.