Posts Tagged ‘ waiting ’

Expectations of Old

5th December 2018 | 0 Comments

“And your house and your kingdom shall endure before me forever…” 1 Sam. 7:16 David was a simple shepherd boy, the youngest in his family, from the back country around Bethlehem. He was handsome, and talented, and brave; but he was overlooked. Until one day when God sent Samuel to anoint a king for Israel—a […]


He’s Never Doing Just One Thing

29th August 2018 | 0 Comments

I don’t think He will ever stop surprising me…this powerful, loving, omniscient and intimate God of mine. Maybe that’s a good thing. I love surprises. Don’t you? Even when I think I am walking and do exactly what he is calling me to, I find surprising opportunities on the path, and what I’ve prepared for, […]


Waiting with Expectation–Reflections on Micah

19th December 2017 | 0 Comments

“But thou, Bethlehem Ehpratah, though thou be little among the thousands of Judah, yet out of thee shall he come forth unto me that is to be ruler in Israel; whose goings forth have been from of old, from everlasting.”—Micah, prophet of the Lord in Judah,  ca. 700BC Micah expected a Savior. Nearly 700 years […]


Time for Patience

29th November 2017 | 0 Comments

“with patience, bearing with one another in love…” Eph. 4:2   “Come right now!” She shrieks, motioning frantically with her hands. “We don’t’ have time for this!” He rises, from tying his shoe and slowly walks toward her, swinging his arms nonchalantly. She glances at the “Departures” screen, then at her watch, then back at […]


Impatience Versus Expectancy

14th June 2017 | 0 Comments

I find myself falling prey to the “now culture” we live in. Everything is fast, break-neck, immediate. Texts travel from my phone around the world in an instant, and time differences notwithstanding, I can get an answer back from my team in another instant. At the the stroke of a key, emails disappear with a […]