Day 21, Week 3: God’s Will (Clay Pot)
Today’s scripture passage:
Many are the plans in a man’s heart, but it is the Lord’s purpose that prevails. Proverbs 19:21 NIV
As a young married woman, I carried several dreams in my heart: live in a beautiful country home, be a stay-at-home mom, and work as an artist and writer. Dreams #1 and #2 have been realized (thank you Lord!), but my creative dreams have yet to be fully realized. I believe God’s primary purpose for me right now is to be present and involved with my children while they live at home. God knows my creative dreams – he gave them to me! I have to trust that his purpose is good for me now, and that my creative plans can rest securely in his perfect timing.
How can you submit to God’s purposes while making plans for your life?