He said this to win a bet. Or more likely, the illustration is, can you stand on one foot, and recite the greatest commandment? I know I can, however, I’m balanced ;0)
Jesus said it was the greatest commandment: “Love God with all your heart and all your soul and all your mind and all your strength.”
But what counts? Does taking care of your aging parents count? Does secretly paying for the meal of someone at another table count? Does doing your job well count? Does loving God have to hurt. What if we chose the wrong way to love? What if we try as hard as we can and we fail?
I know some people paralyzed as they try to figure this out. Or fearful. Or worried.
Think back to Monday. What if we didn’t worry about figuring out what counts as loving? What if we said, “Okay” and lived in a way that was as loving of God as we could?
What if we just try stuff?
I mean, what if we say, “God, I have no idea…
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