Have you been diligent to make orderly plans only to have someone come in and mess up all your plans? No parent gets to have everything going according to the plan. There is always something that unexpectedly changes everything.
Heroes in novels must face unexpected changes to their plans. But they adapt and continue to their goal. That’s how we know they’re heroes. They persevere in the midst of surprises.
Today at Seek God With Me, I’m studying an unexpected blessing. If you read the book of Genesis in the Bible, you’ll find Isaac planning to give his son Esau a blessing. However, there was a change to the program. Jacob re-wrote the plans without telling his father. Come check it out and see what happened.