Tag archive: patience

Waiting For Change

Waiting For Change

I declared I’d never go back. Genesis 18:9-15 Reference: So Sarah laughed to herself as she thought, “After I am worn out and my lord is old, will I now have this pleasure?” (‭Genesis‬ ‭18‬:‭12‬ NIV) Explore: We’d been down this path before and it had not ended well. I love the cinema but my…

Desperate Decisions

Desperate Decisions

Unfortunately our hands are never as good as God’s hands. Genesis 16:1-6 Reference: so she said to Abram, “The Lord has kept me from having children. Go, sleep with my slave; perhaps I can build a family through her.” Abram agreed to what Sarai said. (‭Genesis‬ ‭16‬:‭2‬ NIV) Explore: A friend of mine found herself…

150 Days At Sea

150 Days At Sea

He does not leave us out on the water forever. Genesis 7:11-24 Reference: The waters flooded the earth for a hundred and fifty days. (‭Genesis‬ ‭7‬:‭24‬ NIV) Explore: When one door closes another door opens… but it’s hell in the hallways! If you’ve ever spoken to someone who has just decided to leave their job…

Meal Time Rules

Meal Time Rules

The only time this rule can be broken is when my husband comes home late Luke 8:40-56 Reference: Now when Jesus returned, a crowd welcomed him, for they were all expecting him. (‭Luke‬ ‭8‬:‭40‬ NIV) Explore: In our house we have the rule you’re not to leave the table until you have finished your meal….

Out Of My Hands

Out Of My Hands

It is easy to feel like we actually have very little control at all.  Acts 24:1-27 Reference: Then Felix, who was well acquainted with the Way, adjourned the proceedings. “When Lysias the commander comes,” he said, “I will decide your case.” (Acts 24:22 NIV) Explore: While I am in control of my own decisions, I…

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