There can be times in our lives when we find ourselves jumping too soon after experiencing a major life transition.

So often, when one experience ends or door closes, we feel like the next door must open immediately.  This is shown particularly in the eagerness with which we jump into the next thing after living through a big change in our lives.

But often the door that is apparently closing, hasn’t really closed at all!  In our efforts to move onto the next thing, we ignore the fact that the door is still ajar.  We try to move on past the fact that there is more work to be done before we are truly ready to step into the next thing. Continue reading