Riding a Dead Horse
1. It is disappointing when we buy a product that doesn't meet our expectations.
2. It is possible, though, that the problem doesn't lie with the product but with our understanding of how it works.
3. Reading the instructions can give us great information to be able to enjoy it.
4. It we find ourselves less than enthused with our relationship with God, we might want to pull out the instructions and remind ourselves what He intended in the first place.