Notes from the Chapel
Recently my little 3yr old boy, Pablo, found some chocolates left over from Christmas, and as you can imagine, was very excited to dig into them. But there was a problem—he found the goodies right before supper, so—of course—I had to tell him that it wasn’t the right time. He would have to wait until after his healthy meal to have a chocolate. He was a little frustrated and didn’t like that idea, but seemed to accept it in the end…
And it got me thinking, that when you and I ask God for certain things, it’s easy for us to become frustrated too when our prayers aren’t being answered in the way we would like. But this is the key to remember: God knows the right timing for things, and it’s not always the timing we want.
So today, let’s seek to be in tune with God’s timing as we pray together + In the name of the Father, and of the Son, and of the Holy Spirit. Amen.
Lord God of mercy
you have good timing down to a science
and you know what we need before we even ask.
Fill us with insight and patience as we entrust this day to you.
God bless you always in Christ,
St. Thomas Aquinas Catholic High School
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