Posts with the tag “impatience”

Divine Delays in Careers
by Ed Newton on January 21st, 2024
"Commit your work to the Lord, and your plans will be established.” - Proverbs 16:3   In our fast-paced world, the desire for career advancement often clashes with God's call for patience. Hebrews 11:25, showcasing the wisdom of Moses, reminds us that choosing immediate satisfaction over God's timing can have enduring consequences. This truth extends to our careers, where impatience may lead us do...  Read More
God's Timing in Relationships
by Ed Newton on January 20th, 2024
"Wait for the Lord; be strong and take heart and wait for the Lord.” - Psalms 27:14   Impatience often finds its way into the fabric of our relationships, whispering enticing promises of immediate satisfaction. The cautionary tale of Moses in Hebrews 11:25 serves as a reminder that choosing fleeting pleasures over God's timing can have lasting consequences. Nowhere is this more evident than in our...  Read More
Impatient Choices, Lasting Consequences
by Ed Newton on January 19th, 2024
"He chose to be mistreated along with the people of God rather than to enjoy the fleeting pleasures of sin." - Hebrews 11:25   In the pursuit of instant gratification, we are often confronted with choices that promise immediate pleasure but may lead us away from God's intended blessings. Hebrews 11:25 reflects the wisdom of Moses, who, despite facing mistreatment, opted for the enduring path of ri...  Read More
The Purpose in Waiting
by Ed Newton on January 13th, 2024
"But they who wait for the Lord shall renew their strength; they shall mount up with wings like eagles; they shall run and not be weary; they shall walk and not faint." - Isaiah 40:31   Waiting is often seen as an inconvenience in a world that values instant gratification. Yet, in the divine economy of God, there's purpose woven into every season of anticipation. The why behind the wait is a myste...  Read More

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