God Is Sovereign over Delays

God Is Sovereign over Delays

Proverbs 16:9 No one likes to wait, but have you ever wondered why? It’s because delays show us that we are not in control. Someone or something else is calling the shots. Although we may be able to identify the immediate cause–like a traffic light or the...
A Necessary but Challenging Lesson

A Necessary but Challenging Lesson

Psalms 27:14 There are many lessons for us to learn in God’s School of Obedience. With space for just two, I have chosen principles that aren’t easy. Yesterday, we learned that Christians must trust the Lord. Today, let’s tackle patience: Believers...
God Works Within Us

God Works Within Us

Ephesians 3:20-21 Let these words slowly sink into your understanding: “able to do far more abundantly beyond all that we ask or think” (v. 20). What an amazing description of God’s ability to work within us. Yet so often our focus is mainly on what we want Him to do...
God Acts On Our Behalf

God Acts On Our Behalf

September 17 Philippians 4:6-7 We have become so accustomed to this hurried world that we’ve begun to demand speed in our spiritual life too. However, God “acts on behalf of those who wait for him” (Isa. 64:4 niv). Wise believers endure until the...