(Read the Curious Journey essay on page 95. Enjoy!)
So this is my question: if there is a Supreme Father, with all we know from science, philosophy, history, and our understanding of faith – how expansive would He be? And if there is more than one realm (time) how imaginatively creative would something designed by the greatest Intellect and most expansive heart imaginable be?
“For My thoughts are not your thoughts, nor are your ways My ways,” declares the LORD. For as the heavens are higher than the earth, so are My ways higher than your ways and My thoughts than your thoughts.
“For as the rain and the snow come down from heaven, and do not return there without watering the earth and making it bear and sprout, and furnishing seed to the sower and bread to the eater; so will My word be which goes forth from My mouth; it will not return to Me empty without accomplishing what I desire, and without succeeding in the matter for which I sent it.” – Isaiah 55:8-11
We have some basic insights about heaven from the God Story, but we are severely limited on this side of the canvass. But we do know that heaven will be everything God has dreamed and made it to be. And we know our Creator is limitless. This is simply difficult to comprehend. But let’s try!