We have all been wounded along the way in our stories. These wounds keep us from being the persons God has called us to be if we don’t deal with them. They get in the way of us loving others in the way God has called us to love. We need to recover some of our lost child-like ways.
So, what are the qualities of little children that Jesus wants us to have? And just to be clear, the Greek word for children here is ‘little children,’ not teenagers, but infants or toddlers. There is something that happens to us as we grow out of childhood. We lose some qualities that we need to recover. What are they?