Contributed by Gary Washburn on Apr 11, 2002
Patience is a virtue that helps bring about success in every area of life. Without it you are doomed to failure. Surprisingly, the area most are falling short in is in having patience with God. God’s timing requires our patience.
2 Peter 1:3-8 now read Living Bible (not for accuracy but for clarity)
Intro: Definition of patience: Hupomone in Greek = remaining under pressure that God ordains. Not surrendering to the circumstances that are pressuring you.
Jesus calls us to get under the pressure of His