Do you think those of us who like to plan are actually trying to control life? Beth Moore says trying to control life is like walking around with a leash…with no dog in it.
I am a planner. Actually it is a part of my spiritual gift of administration. Jeff Carver of spiritualgiftstest.com defines this gift, “The Greek word for the spiritual gift of administration is Kubernesis. It carries the idea of someone who guides and directs a group of people toward a goal or destination.” Planning is good – unless you try to write those plans on your heart with a Sharpie®.
On my desk you will find my beautiful Ibloom Planner. It makes me feel so organized. Stacks and neat rows of books join it. Looks can be deceiving.
What life has taught me over the past few years is…There is more to it (life) than I thought. I had a blueprint of the life I thought I had and would have. I wanted it written in ink.
Life writes in pencil. Let’s be willing to use an eraser. And, realize what a blessing this is.
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