I am one of six or seven billion people here on Earth, that has been taught that I am the captain of my destiny, that I am in full control of my future and my life while here on this planet. Fortunately, I finally realized that I could not be in complete control of my future, because I did not fully understand my capabilities, my weaknesses and the nuances that my personality played in all of that. I finally realized that in order to take full control of my life, I must turn it over to the One who created it, because. unlike me, He did understand every bit of my capabilities, my talents, my weaknesses, and how my personality would interact with those gifts. I realized that He who created me understood every atom of my makeup and only He could take full advantage of the gifts that He had implanted in me. Only He could guide me, instruct me and clear the path before me. Only He had the knowledge to take full advantage of what I am and what I am capable of.
I learned to trust in Him. I learned to ask for His guidance. And I learned to ask for His continued blessings. Yes, I finally understood that verse in the Bible:
I Peter 5:6 Humble yourselves therefore under the mighty hand of God, that he may exalt you in due time:
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