Learning to Wait Patiently
Topic: Sunday Message Verse: Job 42:1–42:3, Proverbs 16:9–16:9
When Life is Hard....
(1) Acknowledge it (don’t ignore it)
(2) Learn from it (don’t live in it)
Reflecting Back on Lockdown, We've Been Learning To....
- Be Fruitful
- Love Better
- Trust Completely
- Wait Patiently
Waiting on God isn’t wasting your time because He is always at work.
Job 42:1-3 NIV
1 Then Job replied to the Lord: 2 “I know that you can do all things;no purpose of yours can be thwarted. 3 You asked, ‘Who is this that obscures my plans without knowledge?’Surely I spoke of things I did not understand,things too wonderful for me to know.
Learning to Wait Patiently - Action Point #1
Keep making plans but hold them loosely.
Proverbs 16:9 NLT
9 We can make our plans,but the Lord determines our steps.
Learning to Wait Patiently - Action Point #2
Confront your own impatience. Our impatience often reveals something deeper, because "worry brings hurry" and "panic breeds impatience."
Learning to Wait Patiently - Action Point #3
Be informed not obsessed by the news.
Learning to Wait Patiently - Action Point #4
Feed Your Worship.