Posts tagged “Patience”
Sometimes God hides himself
Okay, it’s a paradox, but it’s an important one, one you need to embrace and trust. Sometimes God is obvious and accessible. His Word…
What you can’t see
Did you get to see the great conjunction on December 21? I didn’t. This was the date that Jupiter and Saturn were in the…
One of the unique terms that the Bible uses to describe the Holy Spirit is Paraclete, derived from a word in the Greek original…
Evidence of the Spirit: Peace
Do you have any “drama mamas” in your life? You know who they are—they thrive on conflict and tension. They love gossip (rebranding it…
Take the best of 2020 into 2021
“It was the best of times; it was the worst of times.” If we didn’t know better, we might think Charles Dickens was referring…
Who, me? Touchy?
I sure can see the problems caused by other people’s hair-trigger tempers. One of the members of our church council went off on me…
How to Be Patient
Watch the entire devotional series from this past week as Pastor Jon helps us learn how to be patient.
Patience in Career
When it comes to being patient with your career path, Pastor Jon says it’s important to know the difference between a direction and a destination.
Patience in Parenting
How can you discipline your kids with patience? Pastor Jon shows how important it is to be at eye level.
Patience in Suffering
How are you supposed to be patient when there’s so much suffering and struggling?
Patience With Politics
Politics and patience don’t often go together. But Pastor Jon says that when talking politics, you can do these three things to grow your patience.
The Power of “And”: Divide and Unite
What do we do with people? In a world where some people pull us away from God and others encourage us toward him, how do we determine which people to allow into our lives? The apostle Paul’s wisdom is as needed as ever, wisdom that forces us to think of the best “And.”