Believe Chapter 26: Be ~ PATIENT

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  • Date: Sunday, September 10, 2017
  • Speaker: Pastor Dennis Hilken
  • Series: Believe: Become
  • Scripture: Proverbs 14:29, 1 Thessalonians 5:12-22, Galatians 5:22-24, Luke 8:11-15
  • Tags: patience, impatience, trials

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Proverbs 14:29 - Whoever is slow to anger has great understanding, but he who has a hasty temper exalts folly.

Flower Power

The power of the original languages

ὑπομονή/hepomonay/patience-endurance-perseverance
brave patience in the face of outside persecutions or temptations

μακροθυμία/makrothumia/patience-longsuffering
the believer restraining himself against rightful vengeance

The patience of Saul

Like Saul, we justify impatience in the name of …

  • timing
  • appearances
  • piety
  • pride

The patience of Job

UNlike Job, we justify impatience in the name of …

  • wanting it to BEGIN

  • wanting it to END

The patience of Jesus

Hebrews 10:11-13
Hebrews 12:2
1 Timothy 1:15-16
2 Thessalonians 3:1-5

For personal study and LIFEgroups this week,
please use the “Believe” Chapter 26 resources.
Next week, read Chapter 27.