Someone complained that they had a twitchy eye so I said that they may have a magnesium deficiency and that they should eat more bananas. They, of course, replied, "I thought it was potassium that was found in bananas."
Now for the tenuous connection. We sometimes treat God the same way we treat the humble banana. Sometimes we become so focused on one aspect of God that we forget about the others. Sometimes we become so focused on God as a loving Saviour that we forget that he is also an awesome judge. Sometimes we see him only as a creator and ignore that he is also intimately interested in our lives.
Job 36:26 says
How great is God—beyond our understanding!It's awesome to have a God that is so amazing and so vast and so multifaceted that we can't even comprehend it. I think, however, we can forget things about God to our detriment.
The number of his years is past finding out.
- Has Thomas gone bananas?
- What amazes you about God?
- What aspects of God do you perhaps forget about?