Elements - Patience
Patience is long and boring obedience over quick and easy gratification
Better to be patient than powerful; better to have self-control than to conquer a city.
Dear brothers and sisters, be patient as you wait for the Lord’s return. Consider the farmers who patiently wait for the rains in the fall and in the spring. They eagerly look for the valuable harvest to ripen. You, too, must be patient. Take courage, for the coming of the Lord is near.
￼So let’s not get tired of doing what is good. At just the right time we will reap a harvest of blessing if we don’t give up.
￼1. God’s plans and dreams for your life are
￼probably going take longer, and be harder than
Dear brothers and sisters, when troubles of any kind come your way, consider it an opportunity for great joy. 3For you know that when your faith is tested, your endurance has a chance to grow. 4So let it grow, ￼for when your endurance is fu