Category Archives: Patience

Waiting Patiently in the Fog

I wait for you, O Lord; you will answer, O Lord my God. Psalm 38:15 Waiting gets such a bad rap in today’s society. Most people hate to wait for anything. If we are stalled in the drive-thru lane at … Continue reading

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Waiting with Strength and Heart

Wait for the Lord; be strong and take heart and wait for the Lord. Psalm 27:14 After I was diagnosed with Early Onset Alzheimer’s disease, my doctor told me I would still have good days but there would also be … Continue reading

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Be Patient and Stand Firm

You too, be patient and stand firm, because the Lord’s coming is near. James 5:8 I absolutely love the New Testament book of James. It is filled with godly guidance on dealing with trials, tribulations, suffering, oppression, and temptations. In … Continue reading

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Patiently Waiting

Be still before the Lord and wait patiently for him; do not fret when men succeed in their ways, when they carry out their wicked schemes. Psalms 37:7 Most people hate to wait for anything. You can see it in … Continue reading

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Waiting Patiently

I waited patiently for the Lord; he turned to me and heard my cry. Psalm 40:1 While attending college at the University of Louisville on an ROTC scholarship over 40 years ago, I worked part-time at a prestigious French restaurant … Continue reading

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Patiently Waiting

Yet the Lord longs to be gracious to you: he rises to show you compassion. For the Lord is a God of justice. Blessed are all who wait for him! Isaiah 30:18 There is a delightfully funny commercial on television … Continue reading

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A Heart for Patience

Be joyful in hope, patient in affliction, faithful in prayer. Romans 8:12 As a child I can remember many of the Christmas times at my childhood home. They were great times of joy filled with masterful meals, delightful decorations, and … Continue reading

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Patience to Pray

A man’s wisdom gives him patience; it is to his glory to overlook an offense. Proverbs 19:11 One of the things I enjoying doing is communicating with other folks with Early-onset Alzheimer’s disease on the Alzheimer’s Association’s message boards (Alz.org). … Continue reading

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A Wise Heart and A Pleasant Soul

For wisdom will enter your heart, and knowledge will be pleasant to your soul. Discretion will protect you, and understanding will guard you. Proverbs 2:11 As we search for godly wisdom, we are actually searching for God. In our quest … Continue reading

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A Pure Heart

Create in me a pure heart, O God, and renew a steadfast spirit within me. Psalm 51:10 Statistics indicate that between 5% and 10% of Alzheimer’s patients will exhibit aggressive or violent behavior most often in the latter stages of … Continue reading

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