Notes on Patience – Avoiding in Order to Achieve

Patience is something that is tested in my life every day, as I am sure it is for most of us. I thought that perhaps it would be a good idea for me to begin a study that was a bit more in depth so that I could know how to gain a self-mastery that I do not have right now. I hope that my readers will enjoy following this series of posts on patience and that it may help someone else out there, as much as it has helped me. To see more posts, check out Notes on Patience

21 An inheritance may be gotten hastily at the beginning; but the end thereof shall not be blessed.
22 Say not thou, I will recompense evil; but wait on the Lord, and he shall save thee. (Proverbs 20:21-22)

  • There are plenty of ways that I can earn immediate, earthly rewards now, but if I seek for these things I will have no reward in the end. I cannot be tolerant of evil in this life, but rather I must find it replusive, because that is how I will show my patience with God. It is living a life avoiding sin as much as possible, and repenting often for the errors of my ways, that will bring the great rewards after this life.
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