The Good News

Discussion of the Best News in the World, the Gospel of Jesus, and related topics

God’s Timing

Ecclesiastes 3 The Message (MSG)

There’s a Right Time for Everything

There’s an opportune time to do things, a right time for everything on the earth:

2-8 A right time for birth and another for death,
A right time to plant and another to reap,
A right time to kill and another to heal,
A right time to destroy and another to construct,
A right time to cry and another to laugh,
A right time to lament and another to cheer,
A right time to make love and another to abstain,
A right time to embrace and another to part,
A right time to search and another to count your losses,
A right time to hold on and another to let go,
A right time to rip out and another to mend,
A right time to shut up and another to speak up,
A right time to love and another to hate,
A right time to wage war and another to make peace.

All so true.  I am so thankful for this truth.  God has a right time.  God is in the right time for us.   He has His right time.  It is our glory to trust in that, to take comfort in that truth.

Take comfort today.  Be comforted in God’s timing and truth.

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