“For I know the plans I have for you,” declares the Lord,
“plans to prosper you and not to harm you, plans to give you hope and a future.”
Jeremiah 29:11 (NIV)
It’s back-to-school for our children (well, for those not at the local University of the West Indies or attending an international university). For most of us this usually means back-to getting up earlier on mornings, being stuck in traffic and maybe starting off our days with a little more dis-organization than normal as we say: “time to get up” and “time to get into the bath” and “stop dreaming and eat your breakfast” and “don’t forget your lunch” and “move a little faster please, you’re going to make me late for work” and “if I have to speak to you one more time you will see …”.