This message is about waiting. I won’t make you wait any longer to tell you why the Bible says those that wait upon the Lord shall renew their strength; they shall mount up with wings as eagles; they shall run, and not be weary; they shall walk and not faint. Do you get weary while waiting? In this world of hustle, waiting and having patience can be a challenge. Let me tell you why waiting is necessary. There is an appointed time for things to happen. God never tarries. He is always right on time. We may think certain opportunities are perfect, but we may need to wait on the Lord. I had a desire and vision. I thought I was called to Broadway, but God was calling me to the narrow way. He positioned another man to wear a gorilla suit. Get ready to learn more about how and why it’s important to wait.
Is there anything in the world that’s more challenging than having to wait? This story is a testimony about a lady, who put her time in waiting. She was a woman of incredible faith. She had this great vision. Everything was going great until it wasn’t. There are things in this life that go wrong. We think, “Lord, all I’ve ever wanted to do is to know you, love you, and serve you. How come I’m going through this?” When you think what you’ve been waiting for has come, what God has for you is bigger. Read how this woman didn’t waste her waiting time and how God kept His promise.
We think we have to have understanding before we make a decision. No, we don’t, God is doing wonderful things. It’s marvelous when we begin to be faithful. I’ve had so many experiences in my life of how God releases power. There is a time when action has to take place to get things moving the way they need to move. There was a story about a man who gave his jacket in the offering where I was speaking. Take off your jacket and invest your time to read about the benefits of faith, gifts, and giving. Hold it close to your vest and be blessed.