“What’s He Like?”

Think about how often we ask, “What’s it like?”

Someone we know went to a new restaurant. “What’s it like?” A friend has started exercising at a new gym. “What’s it like?” A family member just returned from a European vacation. “What’s it like?”

We also ask a similar question about people: “What’s he like?” “What’s she like?”

A friend just told you she went on a first date with a new co-worker. “What’s he like?” A neighbor just highly recommended their doctor. “What’s she like?” A child comes home raving about their new favorite teacher. “What’s he like?”

Thanks to books like the Gospel of John in the Bible, we can ask the same question about God himself. “What’s he like?” In John 14, notice these words of Jesus:

“If you had known me, you would have known my Father also. From now on you do know him and have seen him.”

Philip said to him, “Lord, show us the Father, and it is enough for us.” Jesus said to him, “Have I been with you so long, and you still do not know me, Philip? Whoev

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