Have you ever tried to befriend someone who simply wanted nothing to do with you? Perhaps you were friends, something happened, and no matter how you tried to fix the situation, they turned their back on you. It may have even been a boyfriend or girlfriend … a spouse. Suddenly, after tremendous effort to salvage the relationship and many hours on bended knee in prayer, you finally realize you must let the person go. There is nothing you can do … except continue to pray.
Is it possible that one reason for such experiences and the heartache we feel is to give us a taste of how God feels when we reject Him? No one loves us more. Imagine how much we must hurt Him. Something to think about …