God’s Jigsaw Puzzle

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What beautiful picture is your jigsaw puzzle?

What beautiful picture is your jigsaw puzzle?

Lizzie, who is 7 years old and much wiser than most adults I know – no, she is wiser than ALL of the adults I know, was working a jigsaw puzzle with me this weekend.

As we were trying to find the pieces that fit into the 500 piece puzzle showing a lake and the fall colors, Lizzie calmly made this observation:

“You know, Grandma – life is a jigsaw puzzle.  You have to try a lot of pieces to finish a jigsaw puzzle – but if you work hard and keep trying, you end up with a beautiful picture.”

I stopped, stared at her and nodded in agreement as I realized that God had just spoken to me through one of his angels.