God gave me what I asked for, except the title of “rockstar”

Jeremiah 29:11 (NIV)
For I know the plans I have for you,” declares the lord, “plans to prosper you and not to harm you, plans to give you hope and a future.

That is always a great verse and many times our plan is not His, and many times our plan “B” is His plan “A” so we need to be careful how hard we hold on to our plan.

It is crazy how we think we know best.
Like when my kids would be playing ball and it bounces in the street, their first thought and focus is all about getting the ball but as a parent we see the big picture and yell out to them “STOP! Make sure no cars are coming!”

We can get so focused on what we are involved in that we lose sight of not only impending danger but the good things God has for us.  So…

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Challenged

To be challenged, is it a good thing or a bad thing? I guess it depends on what you do with the challenge and what is being challenged.

Right now I am feeling challenged on playing guitar in the worship band and my view of worship in general, and I don’t think it is a bad thing.

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