To accept God is to admit failure, a step we are hesitant to take.
We opt to impress God with how good we are rather than confessing how great He is.
We dizzy ourselves with doctrine.
Burden ourselves with rules.
Think that God smiles on our efforts.
God’s smile is not for the healthy hiker who boasts that he made the journey alone. It is, instead, for the crippled leper who begs God for a back on which to ride.
I’m begging for His back…
Without faith it is impossible to please God…