"For I know the thoughts that I think toward you, saith the LORD, thoughts of peace, and not of evil, to give you an expected end."-Jeremiah 29:11
It wasn’t the most prestigious job in the world, but it was enough for him. It supplied his family needs, and had great working hours. The benefits package was great. As a shepherd for his father-in-law’s flocks, neither he nor his wife would ever starve to death. He was given plenty of family time and could even take time off whenever he needed. By all accounts this man was settled in his lifestyle.
The only thing stopping this man from living out this cushy life was God’s plan for him.