A Word for Weary and Waiting Christians

How long, O Lord? If you havent uttered those words as a Christian in 2020, youve likely thought them. The question of when God will say amen and end these current trials is not answered for the biblical authors. Indeed, this is one place where the contextual bridge from Bible reading to application is not... Read more

Waiting Well – NIV Devotions for Mom – Week of September 15

Waiting WellVerse:  2 Peter 3:8Additional Scripture Readings: Psalms 40:1 ;  Psalms 130:6We all wait. For jobs, answers to prayer, for another chance after weve failed. Gods view of time is not like ours. If we want to show God we trust him, well learn to wait well. Heres how:Think right. We can give God room to... Read more

Sometimes Trusting God Just Means Waiting For Him | RELEVANT Magazine

If youre like me, every time I post something to social media I get an instant shot of adrenaline as I watch the likes and comments roll through. They come in almost instantaneously, and Instagram has actually rewired its algorithm so that likes and comments come in one at a time, which gives us a... Read more

Mother of 9-Year-Old Dying from COVID-19 Says She’s ‘Waiting for a Miracle’

Mother of 9-Year-Old Dying from COVID-19 Says She's 'Waiting for a Miracle' An Ohio mother says her 9-year-old daughter is saying she is going to be with Jesus after the girl tested positive for COVID-19.According to The Christian Post, doctors have told Dorielis Reyes mother that she is in the process of dying."She always said,... Read more

Waiting Well – Beloved Women – August 14, 2020

Waiting Well Beloved Women August 14, 2020READ: The Lord is good to those who wait for him, to the soul who seeks him.  (Lamentations 3:25 ESV)TODAYS ENCOURAGEMENT: Waiting seems to be a part of life.  We find ourselves waiting in line in retail stores, waiting on the phone with customer service, and waiting on people.... Read more

Resting, Knowing, Waiting | Devotional by Vonette Bright

Trust the Lord with all your heart and lean not on your own understanding.In all Your ways acknowledge Him and He will direct your path. Proverbs 3:5-6 It was something Barry felt he had to do. The time had come for him to take a stand against the boards wrongful business decisions.So he resigned from... Read more

When We Grow Weary in the Waiting – Encouragement for Today – July 27, 2020

July 27, 2020When We Grow Weary in the WaitingLAURA BAILEYLee en espaolOn one occasion, while he was eating with them, he gave them this command: Do not leave Jerusalem, but wait for the gift my Father promised, which you have heard me speak about. For John baptized with water, but in a few days you... Read more

Lifes Waiting Room – Encouragement Café – July 16

Lifes Waiting RoomBy Jill BeranThe LORD is good to those who wait for Him, to the person who seeks Him. Lamentations 3:25 NASBBut Mom, I dont want to wait! I dont like to wait and I had to wait yesterday!Clearly waiting is not something my son enjoys in his eyes its not fun and it... Read more

Waiting for Gods Best – Encouragement for Today – June 26, 2020

June 26, 2020Waiting for Gods BestSARAH GERINGERLee en espaolSince ancient times no one has heard, no ear has perceived, no eye has seen any God besides you, who acts on behalf of those who wait for him. Isaiah 64:4 (NIV)When I prepped my day planner for the new year, a surprising fact hit me: I... Read more

Waiting Required – Encouragement Café – June 10

Waiting Required By Judy FussellI planted the seed, Apollos watered it, but God has been making it grow. 1 Corinthians 3:6Arnold Lobel, a beloved childrens author, successfully created the adorable characters of Frog and Toad.  He shares entertaining stories as these two do life together side by side as friends.In one story, Toad admires Frogs beautiful... Read more

God is Waiting On You | Devotional by Max Lucado

Whatever it is thats troubling you,youll get through this. Cancel your escape to the Himalayas. Forget the deserted island. This is no time to be a hermit. Pray. Lean on Gods people.Be a barnacle on the boat of Gods church. Matthew 18:20 says, For where two or three are gathered together in My name, I... Read more

Life Is Waiting for You – Encouragement for Today – June 4, 2020

June 4, 2020Life Is Waiting for YouNICKI KOZIARZ Lee en espaolThe thief comes only to steal and kill and destroy; I have come that they may have life, and have it to the full. John 10:10 (NIV)If Ive learned anything about hard seasons, its that they can make you feel like life has been completely... Read more


I have been a Neonatal ICU nurse since 2010. I am also on the bereavement committee, and part of my job includes dressing babies once they pass on to Heaven. God had been speaking to me about finding someone to help sew gowns small enough to fit our premature patients, and in turn, assist grieving... Read more

A Prayer for Those Still Waiting to Be Mothers

Betsy de Cruz Crosswalk.com Contributing Writer I remember when I first learned that Mother's Day can be the most painful date on the calendar for those still waiting to be mothers. A dear friend who had waited years to become pregnant received the devastating news that her baby had died in utero. When I visited... Read more

What Are You Ready For?

[ad_1] Disappointment with Jesus In Luke 24 have been launched to Cleopus and a companion, maybe his spouse, who're making the seven-mile stroll from Jerusalem to Emmaus. Theyve been in Jerusalem for the feast of Passover, and what they witnessed there has not solely damaged their hearts, it has shattered their hopes. And so they... Read more

Ready for Therapeutic

[ad_1] Groaning in Tents I'm not a camper. The few occasions that Ive tried to tough it and sleep outdoors, about ten oclock, I begin asking myself, Now, why am I doing this? I hate the thought that my completely snug mattress at dwelling lies empty whereas Im in a sleeping bag on the bottom.... Read more

Ready within the Silence of God | RELEVANT Journal

[ad_1] I've a profound reminiscence from my teenage years of 1 mans devoted prayers. He refused to cease praying even when it appeared as if God wasnt listening. Each Tuesday evening Id go along with my mum to our church prayer assembly. Ours wasnt a really massive church, so maybe 30 or so... Read more

‘Pricey Child Yoda’ Is the Star Wars/Hamilton Mashup You have Been Ready For | RELEVANT Journal

[ad_1] Everybody loves Child Yoda. He’s cute, pleasant and imbued with a decidedly un-baby-like zen. Likewise, everybody loves Hamilton, which is informative and catchy and an awesome story. Put them collectively, because the Ringer’s Ice2Ice did, and also you get “Dear Baby Yoda”, which mixes Hamilton‘s tender ode to fatherhood with probably the... Read more

Somebody is anxiously ready on your used Bible – Mission Community Information

[ad_1] Worldwide (MNN) — In Belize, 700 individuals stood in a line for 2 hours. Why? As a result of they had been anxiously ready to get their arms on a free Bible or Christian guide. This urgency from believers to have their very own copy of Gods Phrase isnt new to Mission Cry. The... Read more

The Father is Ready | Devotional by Helen Lescheid

[ad_1] Come to me, all you who're weary and burdened, and I gives you relaxation (aid) Matthew 11:28 Unwell come again to God when Ive bought my act collectively, stated one younger woman. Proper now Im too tousled. However why wait? The Father is ready so that you can come again. Jesus informed a lovely... Read more