Tag archive: patience

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…

Waiting In A Queue

Waiting In A Queue

When I arrived I was seventh in line, but the queue seemed to take forever to move. Mark 9:33-50 Reference: Sitting down, Jesus called the Twelve and said, “Anyone who wants to be first must be the very last, and the servant of all.” (Mark 9:35 TNIV) Explore: The other day I went into a Medicare…

Good Things Come To Those Who Wait

Good Things Come To Those Who Wait

It better be good because the wait seems like FOREVER Isaiah 60:1-22 Reference: v.22 The least of you will become a thousand, the smallest a mighty nation. I am the Lord; in its time I will do this swiftly. (TNIV Bible) Explore: The only thing more excruciating than waiting for Christmas, as a child, was…

Nudging In A New Direction

Do you ever get hints from God where you just start noticing the same thing numerous times and it tugs at your heart each time? Daniel 8:1-27 Reference: v.1 In the third year of King Belshazzar’s reign, I, Daniel, had a vision, after the one that had already appeared to me. (TNIV Bible) Explore:  A…

A Spider’s Perseverance

Each morning when I come to my car, I notice its web constructed skilfully between my mirror and the driver’s side window Nehemiah 1:1-11 Reference: v.4 When I heard these things, I sat down and wept. For some days I mourned and fasted and prayed before the God of heaven. (TNIV Bible) Explore: There’s a…

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