Behold Your God!
Why do we find it so hard to trust in God when things get tough, when the way gets hard, when the future looks bleak, when the promises seem empty? Could it be, as J. B. Phillips once said, that our God, the one we conceive of, is too small; or as J.D. Greear put it more recently, that he’s “not God enough”? Without even meaning to, or realizing it, have we diminished God in our thoughts to the point where we have no real expectation of help from and hope in him? Let’s see what remedy the prophet offers us here …