WATCH this illustration on patience from Pastor Jay's Sunday sermon – Jesus Is Our Returning King. Now Dad was quietly saying, “Billy, just calm down. If hurry gets in the way of love, does hurry go or does love go? Well, apparently you are not just imagining it…Three separate studies have demonstrated that this is a real phenomenon. "Then," answered Berry, "you will find your way perfectly clear on Friday. Remember, Noahâhe was 486 years old before he knew enough to build an ark. Wait on the Lord: In confidence The Greek word used here (1 Cor. Includes jokes, quotes, anecdotes, thoughts and facts for illustrating your sermons. The great New England preacher Phillips Brooks was noted for his poise and quiet manner. SERMONS ON PATIENCE Our sermon ideas on Patience will help you preach a powerful message. Over the millennia Art has been used by Christians to aid their cause as a teaching tool, as a recording device (encapsulating in an accessible form each generation's varied In the next edition of the town paper, a small ad appeared. 2. (Ps. Knows your every care. HotSermons educate equip enable Patience ‘keeps the burner down.”. He just heard Dad say, “Now, Billy, this won’t take long.” As they passed in the next aisle, the three-year old’s pleas had increased several octaves. May you be strengthened with all power, according to his glorious might, for all endurance and patience with joy. A. Patience Sermon Illustrations    Patience That Can Run George Matherson said: "To run with patience is a very difficult thing. And when you’re in a situation that you’re troubled over or when there’s a delay or pressure on you or something’s not happening that you want to happen, there’s always a temptation to come to the end of your patience. Wait on the Lord, thou tempted one, You will find Him true, No. What factors determine the speed at which it boils? //-->. I had prayed for God to do certain things for my family, and when He didn't I rejected all that I knew of Him. Illustration : Quand la patience est nécessaire ! God's delays are not denials; "On Friday," Dr. Jowett replied. Oaks are indeed solid, stable, reliable, majestic trees—but it takes them a while to get there. Dale Baughman. In a very low voice he was saying, “Billy, settle down. Water boils quickly when the flam is high. Trust requires delayed gratification. . Hebrews 12:1 tells us to "run with endurance" the race set before us. The story is told of a farmer in a Midwestern state who had a strong disdain for “religious” things. I’m sitting at a traffic light in my neighborhood, waiting for the red light to turn. 84:10). Un homme et sa femme sont réveillés à 3 heures du matin par un martèlement fort à leur porte. A doctor was once asked by a patient who had met with a serious accident, "Doctor, how long shall I have to lie here?" Sermon Illustrations PATIENCE The purposes of God often develop slowly because His grand designs are never hurried. Hans Urs von Balthasar, A Theology of History (San Francisco: Ignatius, 1994), 36-37. You’ll also get access to our weekly resources, curated to match the church calendar and what’s happening in our world.