There is this lovely little site called sacred space which is a work of the Irish Jesuits. The site leads you through a daily prayer with very thoughtful commentary. Some time ago they posted the following prayer which I love and thought I would share with you. I find it to be particularly meaningful during times of transition.
Above all, trust in the slow work of God.
We are quite naturally impatient in everything to reach the end without delay.
We should like to skip the intermediate stages.
We are impatient of being on the way to something unknown, something new.
And yet it is the law of all progress that it is made by passing through some stages of instability…
and that it may take a very long time.