Can you comprehend the fullness of God? When we say that God is infinite and eternal, all-powerful and all-knowing, do you get it? If you answered yes, then… well, I’m sorry to say but… you don’t know God. Whatever this “God” is that you think you understand — that’s not Him. God is only God if He is incomprehensible. Unfathomable. Beyond our ways of thinking or even imagining. Mind-blowing.
Can you comprehend love? When we say that love is infinite and eternal, requiring sacrifice and providing fulfillment, do you get it? If you answered yes, then, well… you must be a follower of Christ.
A man in a subway station sees a perfect stranger fall down in a convulsion and then tumble off of the platform onto the tracks below. He sees the lights of an oncoming train and knows that the stranger will be killed in seconds. What would you do if you were that man with that knowledge? Would you, able-bodied, throw a prayer up to God to spare the stranger’s life, desperately convince somebody nearby to attempt a rescue, or jump down onto the tracks yourself to pull the stranger to safety? Continue reading