Tag Archives: waiting

In Process

I think I have shared this before, but I just found it again. We are all works in progress. We are all unfinished. I am grateful that God is never done with me or with you. Have a blessed and … Continue reading

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What do we desire?

I heard a reflection that Eve’s eating the apple was actually a good thing. It’s what made us human. It went on to describe life without the fall. Adam wouldn’t toil in the ground, food would just grow around him, … Continue reading

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Last Things

The Thirteenth Station Jesus is Taken Down from the Cross   John 19: 32-34, 38 So the soldiers came and broke the legs of the first and then of the other one who was crucified with Jesus. But when they … Continue reading

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Patience is a Virtue

  We’re going fishing today. It was a pretty big theme with Jesus. Several of the apostles were fishermen, and he had several fish related moments throughout the Gospels. I, however, have never been very good at fishing. I like … Continue reading

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Can I get a little help?

  The story of Martha and Mary is always a challenging one for me. Martha is busy serving and gets a bit irritated at her sister, Mary, for just sitting at the feet of Jesus, listening to Him talk. I … Continue reading

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I’m waiting…

God is funny sometimes. I write a chapter in Be Not Afraid about how we shouldn’t fear delays, and God gives me a two month halt in the progress of something I am trying to do. I was going strong, and then … Continue reading

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Waiting

I love having a purpose and a clear direction. Wandering around without knowing where I am going is frustrating. Recently, though, a friend told me about her time of waiting. She had recently retired, and was looking at what to … Continue reading

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On Call

I remember offering a glass of wine to a friend one night at a dinner party, and they refused because they were on call that night. As a doctor, they were able to attend our dinner, but had to keep … Continue reading

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Rewards

I read a verse yesterday that really struck me: “For anyone who approaches God must believe that he exists and that he rewards those who seek him.” (Hebrews 11:6) Belief is one thing – I believe that gravity exists, but … Continue reading

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Evangelize

I just finished a discussion on evangelization. So often, the understanding is that someone needs to be saved, and that they need to be told how. Now, there are plenty of opportunities for instruction and education, but most of the … Continue reading

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