A rabbi’s child was playing hide-and-seek with some children. She went away and hid herself. But the other children acted cruelly. While she was hiding, they ran away and left her behind. When the little girl realized she had been abandoned by her friends, she went running home and threw herself into her father’s arms and cried, “Daddy, I was hiding and nobody tried to find me!” The father hugged his daughter and said, “God understands. He understands more than you realize.” Indeed, it must be the ultimate frustration of God that we seldom seek Him out. The Bible says that if we truly seek Him, we will find Him

Let Me Tell You A Story Life Lessons From Unexpected Places And Unlikely People by Tony Campolo