God and the UPS Truck
I’ll bet you never thought you could find God in the UPS truck. When I look at the UPS truck, I don’t see anything special. It’s just a box that carries boxes. Quaint if you ask me. Nevertheless, there is great theology there. Yes, even in something as mundane as the UPS truck.
I see the UPS truck as a deep forest green. Pretty color really. It’s attractive because it reminds me of God’s creation. I like the deep greens of a blue spruce. The color of the truck is quite appealing when you think about it. What color is the UPS truck, really?
People tell me the truck is brown. That’s not a good color for flora. My son sees the UPS truck as green, I see it as green and I know others who see it as green. I know I could find a million men that would say it’s green. That’s a much better color than, well, brown. If my son and a million others see the truck as green, and it is a far more pleasant color, can’t the truck be green? Nope, sorry Tim, the truck is brown. Get over it. Continue reading