“Remember when you couldn’t wait to grow up? Eighteeen seemed ike the ultimate age; once you made it there, independence! Now you’re an adult with mortgage payments, active children, looming debt, and career demands, wondering where the years went.
Instead of longing for your youth, savor today. Make time to appreciate what God has done and is yet to do. And learn to appreciate the challenges. Whether you’re dealing with financial obligations, rebellious kids, or a difficult colleague, everything is designed to demonstrate God’s love and mercy.
Yes, time moves quickly, but God has given you the gift of abundant life today, with the promise of eternity ahead. So be still, and trust that he is in control of the details, even as time marches onward.
What perfect timing to share these inspiring words in this time of year. Words from the book title Turn Your Eyes Upon Jesus. Be thankful and grateful for what you are encountering as life has is beautiful rewards.
“Be still, and know that I am God! I will be honored by every nation. I will be honored throughout the world.”