Tag Archives: Patience

Hold Me Up! – Psalm 17:5

Hold up my goings in thy paths, that my footsteps slip not. – Psalm 17:5 Meditation:  Where would we be without God?  It would be no place good for sure considering the natural bent of people to selfish indulgence.  We need help, but do we have the strength?  No, we need salvation from ourselves daily […]

Wait on the Lord – Psalm 27:14

Wait on the Lord: be of good courage, and he shall strengthen thine heart: wait, I say, on the Lord. – Psalm 27:14 Meditation:  Most of us are not very good at waiting.  We are accustomed to convenient living.  If something seems to be taking a long time, we assume that something went wrong.  However […]

He Is Faithful Who Promised – Hebrews 11:11

Hebrews 11:11 – Through faith also Sara herself received strength to conceive seed, and was delivered of a child when she was past age, because she judged him faithful who had promised. Meditation:  Yesterday I had the privilege of preaching about Sarah, the wife of Abraham and mother of Isaac.  She was an extraordinarily faithful […]

The Wings of God – Ruth 2:12

Ruth 2:12 – The Lord recompense thy work, and a full reward be given thee of the Lord God of Israel, under whose wings thou art come to trust. It is easy to grow weary in this world.  Our minds and bodies become overwhelmed despite heroic efforts.  It is moments like these that is good […]

Taking Jesus With You – 2 Corinthians 4:8-10

2 Corinthians 4:8-10 – We are troubled on every side, yet not distressed; we are perplexed, but not in despair; Persecuted, but not forsaken; cast down, but not destroyed; Always bearing about in the body the dying of the Lord Jesus, that the life also of Jesus might be made manifest in our body. Life […]

Remember Holiness – Psalm 30:4

Psalm 30:4 – Sing unto the Lord, O ye saints of his, and give thanks at the remembrance of his holiness. I have heard it said that holiness is the chief characteristic of God.  Using the Holy Bible as our guide, we see God through a lens of holy attributes like love, righteousness, goodness, patience, […]

The Patience of Job – James 5:11

James 5:11 – Behold, we count them happy which endure. Ye have heard of the patience of Job, and have seen the end of the Lord; that the Lord is very pitiful, and of tender mercy. Patience is essential to our Christian walk.  Without patience we cannot endure to receive the hope of the promises of […]