The answer may not be as obvious as you think. And that’s just it. It all depends on how you think. Do you approach life and your relationship with Christ as an elder brother or a younger brother?
We receive a picture in the gospels of what it’s truly like to be God. Instead of a Heavenly Father who sits on the throne bestowing goodness and justice, we see a waiting God who is constantly being rejected by his children. Instead of anger and frustration, we see amazing love and patience for those who continually turn their back on him.
The host was tired of excuses. His desire was to have a room full of people enjoying a delicious and festive banquet. Instead, the people he invited chose not to come. The excuses were both lame and hurtful…. Read More