As we neared the Father’s Cabin, I began to imagine what it would look like. Would it be a magnificent mansion on an imposing hill? Would it have all the modern conveniences of a royal summer resort? So far all my expectations had been turned upside down, so I tried not to even bother guessing. Jesus, I am finding, is full of surprises!
We drove up and down and around on a narrow curvy driveway lined by thick forest and breathtaking views of a lake. Jesus looked over and said, “Almost there! Are you ready?” I nodded, with a thousand unasked questions percolating in my mind. “Ready for what?” I thought.
Where will I sleep?
What will we do?
Will others be staying with us?
What will we eat? (Does Jesus even eat?)
Most of all I wondered what the purpose of this weekend with Jesus really was.
“Jeremy, just come and see,” Jesus said. But I hadn’t even voiced my questions. Being in the presence of someone who can read your thoughts is very strange and disarming!
He repeated, “Just come and see. The things I’m going to show you can’t be explained. They can’t be learned in a book or passed on secondhand. They must be experienced firsthand. You must come and see for yourself.” Continue reading Cabin with Jesus 7: Come & See