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04 Oct The Importance of Connection

Technology seems to be taking over all areas of life, including connecting with people. A decade ago you would go into a coffee shop or airport and see people talking to each other, reading a book, or casually sitting and watching the world go by. Now, everyone is glued to a computer or their phones. In some ways, technology is great. It allows us to stay current with our faraway loved ones and keeps us connected to what is going on in the world. On the other hand, technology can be very damaging and create barriers to connection. It is partially creating a younger generation that struggles with interpersonal connection if technology is not included. Being so caught up in technology can sometimes prevent people from having true and intimate connection with God. Agave Sozo enjoys seeing people become empowered in who they are and gaining deeper freedom in Christ...

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07 Mar Does God Love Me?

Some people may have a hard time believing that God would love them. They may think that they are too “bad” of a person or that their actions cannot be forgiven. Here at Agave Sozo Phoenix, we will provide scriptural references supporting the idea that God loves you very much and has no problem forgiving you of anything and everything that you may have done in the past. All verses are in NASB translation Romans 3:23 “For all have sinned and fall short of the glory of God, being justified as a gift by His grace through the redemption which is in Christ Jesus.” Notice here that everyone has fallen short. No exceptions. Nobody has ever been “worthy” of God’s love and nobody has ever earned redemption. God’s love and redemption are simply given to us as a gift, for free, because God loves us and desires for nothing to separate us from...

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