One of the dear Saints of old, Thomas a Kempis said. :- “Man proposes but God disposes”
Yes indeed we can make our plans, but the Lord determines our steps!
It can be very humbling when one think’s that through his hard work, and ingenuity he has achieved something of substance, when in fact it has been Our Heavenly Father all along.
Do not be slow to give Jesus His due, because if we are to be brutally honest with ourselves, where were we before He took over?
Humility is such a wonderful virtue for a man or woman of God, and one such person who displayed this virtue was, Robert Murray Mc Chene. God used him to start a mighty Revival in Dundee Scotland many years ago, and He said :- “Rather than have been used as an instrument of the Lord, all I was, was an adoring spectator.”
Let’s not be slow today to acknowledge where all of our success stems from.
Proverbs 16:9, NLT. “we can make our plans, but God determines our steps.
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