We want to know 'why' this happened or 'why' that didn't happen. At times I struggle with the "why's."
But we just aren't going to understand everything that happens here, this side of heaven.
And I found Proverbs 20:24 comforting the other day. It says that "A man's steps are of the Lord. How can he understand his own way?"
Pretty sure the answer to that question is that there is no way we can.
And then a knot garden came to mind.
But not from above! They look completely different from above!
I think that's how our lives must look from God's eternal perspective!
And we will never have God's view while we are here on earth.
But since He plans our steps, we can trust in His care and the beauty of the outcome!