We wait … and wait … and wait. We wait for the pandemic to be over. We wait for our health, or that of a loved one, to improve. We wait for news. We wait hoping a problem will be solved. We wait for God to intervene, to bless, to give us strength, to …
God also waits
God waited until the fullness of time came before He sent His Son. Galatians 4:4
Jesus waited to go to Bethany until Lazarus had been in the tomb four days. John 11
God is patiently waiting, not wishing for any to perish but for all to come to repentance. 2 Peter 3:9
God waited to reveal His Son to Paul. Galatians 1:15-16
God is waiting for the fullness of the Gentiles to come in. Romans 11:25
After Christ Jesus died, was raised from the dead, and seated at the right hand of God, He waits for His enemies to be made a footstool for His feet. Hebrews 10:12-13
God is waiting until the day He Himself fixed for judgment. Acts 17:31
We wait for what God waits
God has a glorious plan and a loving purpose for those in Christ.
Righteousness and justice are the foundation of Your throne; Lovingkindness and truth go before You. (Psalm 89:14)
God works all things after the counsel of His will, including everything affecting us. Let’s determine to wait in a way that glorifies Him.