Believe in the Impossible!
When my husband and I were looking for a home, we searched for about two years. We even put money down on a home, but in the end, it didn’t seem right for us. Even though we lost money on that deal, I felt good that we weren’t going to be stuck with a home that needed a lot of work that we weren’t in a position to manage. So, we continued looking at previously owned homes, and one day I stumbled upon a neighborhood across the street from one of the listed homes I had gone to see.
It was a new and very upscale-looking neighborhood. In my mind, I thought, “There’s no way we could possibly live in this neighborhood, but it wouldn’t hurt to take a peek.” So, I proceeded to daydream as I drove through the community. It was a relatively small community, and although the homes that were there were very beautiful, it looked like the neighborhood was a bit unfinished. We came to understand that it had been abandoned by the initial builder during the housing market fiasco.
Anyway, I didn’t think any more about it for months until we received a call from our real estate agent saying that a builder was building some new houses in that very same neighborhood and there might be some houses available at our price point. Fast forward to three years later, and we are now living in that neighborhood that I thought we wouldn’t be able to afford. I didn’t even try to imagine that we could live in our neighborhood, so I didn’t have much faith, but even in my unbelief, God did something amazing for us! He made the impossible, possible. Just imagine if I’d had more faith? That taught me a serious lesson: B