“Why are we only talking about right and wrong when life and death are on the line?”
Is it because we’re too scared to feel the pain of uncertainty about who God is? Or have we believed the ancient lie and traded our intimacy with God for information about God?
What if “right” and “wrong” turn out to be weak substitutes for the central message of Jesus? Did Jesus say, “You will know the truth and the truth will make you right?” Or, “I have come that you may have knowledge of right and wrong, and have it to the full”?
Jesus came to bring Truth which would make us free and life which would make us full of more life. He came to demonstrate the reality that heaven is invading the earth with a love more powerful than death. His path to peace is found in vulnerable connection to God the Father - the Tree of Life - not from knowledge of right and wrong without connection to God.
What if we put to death our modern concepts of right and wrong and again became connected and dependent on God to show us life?
Death is destabilizing, but it's not the end. In the Kingdom of Heaven it's just the beginning. Join the pursuit of vulnerable connection to God the Father as He invites us all to "Therefore choose life, that you and your [children] may live, loving the LORD your God, obeying his voice and holding fast to him, for he is your life and length of days,..."