GOD HAS PLANS FOR YOU
BY: RAY PRINZING
“For I know the thoughts that I think toward you, saith the Lord, thoughts of peace, and not of evil, to give you an expected end.”
Why need we fear the future, when the Lord has plans for our good, to be unfolded throughout the ages to come? What hope! What expectation! There is no uncertainty in His plan and purpose.
The scope of His victory is tremendous, we scarce can take it in, but it is written,
Then the universe shall be made anew, greater far than before the fall, when the Son puts all in the Father[s hand, and our God shall be all in all. Praise God for the magnitude of His redemption. But it is not all relegated to the far distant future, somewhere out there in the great beyonds. The fact of the matter is that it has already begun NOW, with the inworkings of His grace and love. His plans include all of our “todays,” so that while He has purposed times of testing and discipline, He has also purposed
Betimes we might feel that the bottom has dropped out of everything, for He strips us of all confidence in the flesh, but His thoughts are not of evil towards us, it is to give us “an expected end,” or literally, an end to the trial, and an expectation of His more abundant life.