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3 hours ago, sami said:

Neither tree had any special powers of themselves. The trees represented God's Sovereign right to rule and determine what is good and what is bad. Adam and Eve were his children, they were not gods.

 

Sometimes in service I speak of actual children to get the point across. In many ways, a parent decides what is 'good and bad' for their child. It is good to brush your teeth. It is bad to run with scizzors. But if a child were to ignore all parental authority, couldn't it be said that he is now setting his own standards of what is good and bad?

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1 hour ago, TrueTomHarley said:

Sometimes in service I speak of actual children to get the point across. In many ways, a parent decides what is 'good and bad' for their child. It is good to brush your teeth. It is bad to run with scizzors. But if a child were to ignore all parental authority, couldn't it be said that he is now setting his own standards of what is good and bad?

Absolutely! 

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