A Two-Year-Old Asks about God

Lately, Lia has a few questions about God that is beyond me.

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Lia: Mommy where is Jesus?
Me: He is here with us!
Lia: But you said He is at church?
Me: Yes… He’s there too.
Lia: And He is in my heart?
Me: Yes… (wondering where she’s going with this)
Lia: How does that work?
Me: ……………..

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Me: (when Lia was down with gastritis) Come anak, let’s pray to Jesus to make your tummy all better. Because He is the great Healer.
Lia: What does that mean?
Me: He can make your tummy not ouchy.
Lia: Because He is the great Healer?
Me: Yes.
Lia: He can make it better?
Me: Yes.
Lia: So it’s magic!
Me: Um not really. He heals. Not magic.
Lia: How does that work?
Me: ……………….

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