Robert and Maureen McQuillan remind us that we don’t know everything … but that God does!
Experienced those moments when we want to ask God, ‘Why?’ or ‘What’s going on?’ or ‘How come You answered my prayer as You did, not how I had prayed and expected?’
Did you get an answer to certain prayers? Or did you conclude that it’s better to appreciate and enjoy the benefits than to query God about His ways?
We forget that God is God!
The reality is that often we get so caught up with asking (in faith and trust which is good and necessary, of course!) and expecting God to bring about the answer exactly how we asked. And we forget that He is God who sees everything outside the box and knows what the best course of action should be!
Yes… He is God – almighty God! God full stop! As such He doesn’t have to explain anything – we’re merely His creation.
But, hallelujah … He’s also the heavenly Father who loves us so much that He does sometimes kindly explain things – as in (Genesis 18:17NLT, ‘”Should I hide my plan from Abraham?” the Lord asked’).(more…)