by Marcie Bridges, @Marcie_Bridges
~ Proverbs 16:9
But should I ever, EVER, take all of the honor and glory for that accomplishment then I hope my dreams never come true. Because the honor and glory belongs to God alone.
A year ago I received my degree and in a quiet moment I laid my hand on it, closed my eyes and dedicated it all to Him. My degree. My career. My writing. My new dreams.
It’s been a hard year. One of many, many ups and downs. Maybe more downs than ups. Yet, I know where I am today is only because God has placed me in the job I have now for such a time as this.
A year ago I wrote about having a new dream. (You can read about it here.)The new dreams I dreamed after graduation are still in the process of being realized but these dreams I don’t have a timeline for. I don’t have anyone to say, “Take this class and do that project in such and such amount of time” anymore.
You’ve held my hand all this time
You’ve helped me endure
the plans I have made are Yours
for without You they crumble and fall.
Should I ever take the glory and praise
may my days fall short, fading away
all I do from now to the end of my days
be all for You, my Savior, my King.~Marcell Warner Bridges
©4 June 2017
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Whatever they are, I know God will give us the strength to endure no matter how long the wait.
Marcie, I'm waiting on God to show me the best way to promote my novels. I recently hosted a giveaway on my blog, and do have some extra books if you would like one. Check it out at https://marthaorlando.blogspot.com
Hi Martha! I would love a copy of your book. Thanks! :-)Sometimes we have to do some work for God to show us the right path to take. I think sometimes He gives us the answers but we are too busy not listening to find them. I'm praying for you.
You know how my dreams have been put on hold! Thank you for the reminder that God has a plan and will work it out in His time.
Norma, I've been on hold for so long I wonder sometimes if God and I got disconnected. But I know we haven't and I know He will show you the path you need to take. Yes, it will work out in His time. 🙂