I look at this moment in time and expect my own efforts to achieve my desired results; those results which depend only on my efforts are never quite right; I look beside me and see Your hand there, Dear Lord, ready to gently take mine. I look to the future and make plans without You; I look up and after You wipe Your tears, You lift me up and tenderly wipe away mine. I look back on the many ways Your timing, Lord, has frustrated me; I look back and see You smiling.
Proverbs 3:5-6 Easy-to-Read Version
Trust the Lord completely, and don’t depend on your own knowledge. With every step you take, think about what he wants, and he will help you go the right way.
Acts 1:7 Easy-to-Read Version
Jesus said to them, “The Father is the only one who has the authority to decide dates and times. They are not for you to know.
Ecclesiastes 3:1 Easy-to-Read Version
There is a right time for everything, and everything on earth will happen at the right time.
Jeremiah 29:11 Easy-to-Read Version
I say this because I know the plans that I have for you.” This message is from the Lord. “I have good plans for you. I don’t plan to hurt you. I plan to give you hope and a good future.
Who forces time is pushed back by time; who yields to time finds time on his side. ~The Talmud
Time is a game played beautifully by children. ~Heraclitus of Ephesus