Soon. It’s a word that today strikes terror and elicits excitement.
Soon means the eventuality of the stride of momentum.
Soon means that we will take our dog for his last walk, probably today.
Soon means that we have to have the house clean for guests.
Soon means the last chance to eat Taco Bell food.
Yet soon only represents six weeks, then we will be back.
Back to walk our dog.
Back to our own house.
Back to Taco Bell food.
Soon also means meeting new people.
Soon also means exploring a country that is foreign to ours.
Soon also means the possibilities and potentials that only God can foresee.
Soon also means faithfulness to the quest King Jesus has sent us on, for His purposes.
Yet soon also represents only six weeks, then we will have to leave.
Six weeks is an eternity and eternity is six weeks.