10 Declaring the end from the beginning, and from ancient times the things that are not yet done, saying, My counsel shall stand, and I will do all my pleasure:
24 The LORD of hosts hath sworn, saying, Surely as I have thought, so shall it come to pass; and as I have purposed, so shall it stand:
-Consider that God planned how time would unfold before He even created the universe. Like an expert pool player, God lined up shots millennia ago that are still playing out just as He willed. Ages and ages before your family bloodline even existed, God knew what would happen to you today, August 15, 2018. It may be the Lord giving, it may be the Lord taking away; but just like seeing that final ball sink into the corner pocket, we should all be excited to watch it unfold.