"'For I know the plans I have for you,' declares the LORD, 'plans to prosper you and not to harm you, plans to give you hope and a future.'" (Jeremiah 29:11)
I had felt like life
is just one big series of closings. Dissolution of the corporation that
year played out ever so slowly. Each email that came, each message or
call seemed one more loose end to tie up with the goodbye package.
"Is it true?" I
mused. "Is it all about endings?"
In a flash, Jer
29:11 popped into mind. I felt so relieved; it's all okay, it's good,
it's how it is supposed to be. Things move out, make way for something
else. It is a fact of physics that two things cannot occupy one space
simultaneously. So closings happen, creating space for
In the oft-quoted
scripture verse above, we are reminded that God really does have a plan
for us, and it is good. Today I'll gratefully go with it, and go with
Inspirational Messages, Sally I. Kennedy