What is faith? More importantly, what is "Saving" faith? I'm afraid that too many of us have a false sense of security based on "belief" without "Faith".
Our attitudes determine our actions. However, many of us allow our feelings to dominate our actions. Feelings mislead; Attitudes change lives.
Jesus Christ wants to show us a new reality. One that is not presented to us in this world. Once we see it, we will never want to go back.
How is Go's Kingdom built on this earth? It's through you. Each of s needs to find our gift and develop it to its fullest.
It doesn't seem fair that God hardens some hearts (like Pharaoh's) and softens others. But just like Pharaoh, we participate in the "hardening" process.