Notes on Leaving CloneVille Today

This week, I began a series called Leaving CloneVille Today on my PathFinders Tuesday Morning Devotion show. The feedback was absolutely CRAMAZING!!! I found out that like me, many people have had to deal with the temptation of becoming a clone! We all have people that we admire and people that we think are absolutely amazing; but some of us go beyond those initial thoughts and try to recreate ourselves from what we see.

Recreating ourselves is the result of rejecting ourselves. When we find someone who talks like we want to talk, prays like we want to pray and worships God in the way we hope to, we sometimes have this idea that we are supposed to leave ourselves behind and be baptized into their way of living. Here’s a thought: If God wanted all of us to look the same, act the same, dress