Above is the flower buds of a Crab Apple tree. Below is the tree in full bloom. A Red Bud tree is in the background.
Close up of Crab Apple tree flowers.
The leaves form before the flowers bloom. Usually this happens the other way.
Just as we enjoy God's creative work with flowers like these. God also has great things in store for us as we follow Him. Don't fear what God will do. Realize that what He has for us is far greater than we could do for ourselves.
1 Corinthians 2:9 - "But as it is written, Eye hath not seen, nor ear heard, neither have entered into the heart of man, the things which God hath prepared for them that love him."