Practice Patience and Bypass Impatience

by Pamela Rose Williams
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It is sort of a joke – you hear it often: “Never pray for patience”. Why? Because when you pray for patience the dear Lord will give you plenty of opportunity to practice that patience. So, how is it that we practice patience and bypass impatience? Let’s take a look at what the Bible has […]

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Haste Makes Waste in the Bible

by Pamela Rose Williams
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I have often heard the saying “Haste makes waste”. Now I know it to mean that if you rush a job you can be in danger of wasting time and materials because your hurry to complete it caused mistakes, thereby requiring the job to be done again. For example, when working with your hands to […]

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How Does The Bible Define Patience?

by Dr. Michael L. Williams
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It is no secret that technology and innovation has made routine tasks easier and quicker. We now have restaurants that can produce a family size meal for drive-through customers in seconds. We also have cameras on police officers, news coverage, and personal cell phones that record events on the ground as they unfold. With these […]

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7 Good Prayers For Patience

by Derek Hill
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Some say patience is a virtue and they are right, but more importantly we can learn about patience from a much higher power than human intuition. We know a God personally and His patience far exceeds our own. “The Lord is not slow to fulfill His promise as some count slowness, but is patient toward […]

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What Does The Bible Say About Patience? A Christian Study

by Derek Hill
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Patience is one of the fruits of the spirit (Galatians 5:22-23) that can be difficult for believers.  Not only is it a necessary part of our walk with God, but it also couples uncertainty.  So when uncertainty arises, how are we to act?  How are we to be patient?  As always, let us dig down […]

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Bible Verses About Patience: 20 Scripture Quotes

by Pamela Rose Williams

I have often heard it said that you should never pray for patience because when you do, the Lord is sure to give you something to try your patience. Patience is a word and a concept that is used a lot in the Bible. An Old English word for patience is “longsuffering”.  Some other synonyms […]

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25 Great Christian Waiting Quotes

by Josh Wiley

There are so many great waiting quotes that help to put things in perspective when we find it hard to be patient. The Bible has some great quotes about waiting and direction from God on why we wait. All Christians are waiting to some extent as our true home is in heaven. I hope you […]

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Bible Stories About Patience: 5 Important Scripture Summaries

by David Peach
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The Bible is a great resource and reminder of the many that have gone before us with patience and endurance. Here are five Bible stories about patience that feature some great men of faith. And let us not be weary in well doing: for in due season we shall reap, if we faint not. (Galatians […]

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