Ecclesiastes 12:1 – Remember now thy Creator in the days of thy youth, while the evil days come not, nor the years draw nigh, when thou shalt say, I have no pleasure in them;
This is the scripture that flooded my mind with the sad news of the passing of basketball great Kobe Bryant and his daughter Gianna Bryant.
He was 41 years young, she was 13.
Still so much living to do!
I pray they knew and accepted Jesus as Lord.
For in the end, neither money nor riches, fame nor fortune or the power of youth matters to the state of our souls.
Jesus is all the hope we have when all else is gone and each man must walk this road alone!
My thoughts and prayers are with his family as they grapple with this terrible tragedy.
May God comfort and guide them through this transition.
Do people die before their time? Is there ever an untimely death?
What do you think?