To trust or not to trust, just may be our most essential decision during our first year of life. That initial verdict of whether and to what extent to trust would include persons, places and life itself. As it goes with trust, so it goes with openness. Our very openness to receive love is built squarely on our level of trust in the person offering affection.
There are ten primary barriers to receiving God’s love, to actively letting love in. Most of them are interwoven with one another, meaning if you face one, you likely face other barriers as well.