by Devora Gila Berkowitz
Does G-d save Noah because he is a righteous person in an evil world?
Or does G-d destroy an evil world because Noah is a righteous person?
We can look at life in two ways:
1. Life is full of trials and challenges (the evil world metaphor) but G-d loves me enough to help ("save") me through it all.
2. G-d is smoothing the challenges for me (destroying an evil world) because I love Him so much.
The difference is very subtle. What do these differences feel like to you?
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