My people have committed two evils: They have forsaken Me, the fountain of living waters, and they have hewed out for themselves cisterns, broken cisterns, that can hold no water. –Jeremiah 2:13
The Heavenly Father thinks His children do some truly stupid things.
And He doesn’t mind saying so, in no uncertain terms.
Put yourself in God’s place….
God sees us turning away from Him–with the provisions and blessings of Heaven before us–and trying to improve on what He has given.
God said to David, “I’ve given you everything! And if that wasn’t enough, I’d have given you more. But no–you had to take Uriah’s one wife and destroy him in the process!” What is wrong with David? (2 Samuel 12:7-8)
Imagine how God feels, watching us…