Summary: An Alliterated Message on Patience
WIN WITH PATIENCE
A. Waiting is difficult for most and worse for some. Many Christians lack patience in this area of their lives. They want what they want when they want it.
B. If we are to please God and live victorious lives, we must learn to patiently wait for God’s timing. It takes time for him to answer some of our prayers, but he knows best when to grant the answers.
A. Patience is required when it comes to doing God’s work. The results may be slow in coming.
B. We should work for God patiently and willingly, giving him first place in our lives, seeking to do those things which please him.
A. The Bible often refers to our life as a walk. We should therefore walk (live) by faith, not by sight.
A. We must watch with patience for Christ’s return. When man’s predictions fail, people often are tempted to lose faith in the second coming.