Lately I have been in a stage of waiting. I’ve been flooded the last few years with craziness around me, and a quiet time of waiting is just what the doctor ordered. Yet rather than embracing this time of “peace all around”, I find myself wondering if it is the lull before the storm? Continue reading “Waiting – for what?”
“Pray for Patience? Are you out of your mind? Everyone knows that patience is the one thing you NEVER pray for willingly”. That is what I thought for most of my life. See, patience can only be developed under trial, and goodness, do those trials ever hurt! Continue reading “Praying for Patience”
I mostly write about things that I have worked through already. Partly because I do not like sharing my imperfections with the whole world, but mostly because it is harder to articulate when you are working things through.
When God works on something in me, it does not tend to be one big bang – but rather months, even years of meditating on His word, seeking His face, sorting through what He is trying to teach me. Continue reading “Thoughts Dancing in my Mind”
Lately I have been sighing a lot.
I want you to pray for patience. I want you to aggressively seek to grow in patience.
Really God? Don’t you know that no one prays for patience?
Sigh. Yes Lord. Continue reading “Growing Pains”
I have been duped! I thought patience was to be avoided – but when I did that, I missed the blessing that patience brings. The truth is, patience is POWERFUL. Continue reading “The Truth About Patience”
Pray for Patience? Are you out of your mind? Patience is the one thing you NEVER pray for, because patience can only be developed under trial, and wow – do those trials ever hurt! I learned that lesson the hard way when I was in junior high. I didn’t have to learn that one twice, I never prayed for patience again! Continue reading “Impatiently Waiting”