We tend to spend a lot of time, money, and effort on acquiring what we think we can’t live without, only to allow our dream item to lay neglected or sold cheap later on. We follow fads to be accepted by those whom we admire. We sell out our values to be included. Why do we do this stuff?
Barry draws from the tragic and sordid tale of Amnon’s humbling of his half sister Tamar to illustrate our heart and its desires and fantasies. Then we ask the question, “Why are we pursuing Y’shua?” The answers may be enlightening.