Wednesday, March 11, 2015

Never Finished

About six years ago I was with a group reflecting on chapter 15 in John's Gospel where Jesus says that we will be pruned so that we will bear more fruit.  I told them that my life was going so smoothly that I wondered how I was being pruned.  Someone said that you can't prune old trees because they may not bounce back.  So I thought maybe God didn't expect much more growth from me and was going to let me coast into my death.
December's heart attack and open heart surgery was a clear signal that God isn't finished with me yet, that I needed pruning and will probably need more.  Love Who love us, thank You.

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