By Wellington Lee
A solemn reflection on years passed and years ahead, I am grateful for the past that has brought me to this day and grateful for the future that is determined by my past, my present and the grace of God.
I am an Engineer by training and have been used to planning and analyzing throughout my career life. “What’s next?” seems to be always a logical step while living in the “now” moment. But lately, I have started to appreciate the “now” more as my two kids are both attending college and the time needed to take care of their physical needs basically drops to near zero. This fresh taste of being temporary empty-nesters with Linda (my wife) also allows me more time to contemplate what I have learned from the Bible and reflect on the progress of my spiritual life since I became a Christian in high school. While preparing for Sunday School, it dawned on me that the lesson Jesus wanted to teach the disciples with the miracle of the five loaves and two fishes is the same as the immediate following miracle where Jesus walked on water and calmed the storm. Read more