Category Archives: patience

April 21st- If we really look back on our lives, we, too can see where the Lord has worked even while we were not aware at the time.

2Kings:1Now Elisha spoke to the woman whose son he had restored to life, saying, “Arise and go with your household, and sojourn wherever you can sojourn; for the LORD has called for a famine, and it will even come on … Continue reading

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April 9th- David is “getting his ducks in a row” as it were, before he returns as king

2 Samuel 19: 14Thus he turned the hearts of all the men of Judah as one man, so that they sent word to the king, saying, “Return, you and all your servants.” 15The king then returned and came as far … Continue reading

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March 28th- Forasmuch as talents, skills, and personalities are important, the heart, known only by God, is the very wellspring of life.

1 Samuel 16: 6When they entered, he looked at Eliab and thought, “Surely the LORD’S anointed is before Him.” 7But the LORD said to Samuel, “Do not look at his appearance or at the height of his stature, because I … Continue reading

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March 17th-Picking the right man for the right job at the right time can be a make or break decision.

Judges 11:1Now Jephthah the Gileadite was a valiant warrior, but he was the son of a harlot. And Gilead was the father of Jephthah. 2Gilead’s wife bore him sons; and when his wife’s sons grew up, they drove Jephthah out … Continue reading

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January 21st- we of course look for those quiet times when we might experience His impartation, as silent as it may be, over the path of our lives.

Exodus 7:1 Then the LORD said to Moses, “See, I make you as God to Pharaoh, and your brother Aaron shall be your prophet. 2“You shall speak all that I command you, and your brother Aaron shall speak to Pharaoh … Continue reading

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January 11th-How hard, how long, would we work for what we desire? How much would we pray?

Genesis 29:18Now Jacob loved Rachel, so he said, “I will serve you seven years for your younger daughter Rachel.” In this familiar story, Jacob agrees to work seven years to gain the hand of Rachel in marriage. How hard, how … Continue reading

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December 5th-The actions are directed at various people in different situations, but the last one, patience, is for all situations

1 Thessalonians 5:14We urge you, brethren, admonish the unruly, encourage the fainthearted, help the weak, be patient with everyone. Paul describes some of the desirable Christian behaviors and these for the most part are actions. The actions are directed at … Continue reading

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