If you ask The Lord a question, regardless how seemingly legitimate, are you able to understand the answer? If you understand the answer are you willing or able to give it room in your heart?
Does our will lean toward the will of the Living God in Jesus, or have we created our own religion full of self-sacrifice?
Are we then dis-heartened by God’s refusal to answer? Are we surprised that our religion of self-sacrifice is not acceptable before the Living God?
Consider the value of the sacrifice of Christ against anything you can do. Bottom line, who’s sacrifice is saving you? Consider how far you intend to go. Consider what your eternity looks like. Consider what your version of paradise must be.
Here is a more poignant question: “Who then is your God”?