I have something really awesome brewing in my life all because of this message – Love Me In The Waiting.
Since I am still fleshing out the meaning of it all, I had to share some of my thoughts here. I believe they will encourage you on a deep level.
I am a firm believer that we can all do a better job loving one another.
Some of us do this well 99% of the time. Some of us never do this well. Some of us are in between.
I have several friends going through intense waiting periods right now.
One friend is waiting for their house to be renovated so they can move in.
I could go on and on. Each person waits in a different way. Each waiting period has its own anxieties and pain.
What I have realized is that we can all love one another better in our waiting periods.
When a friend is waiting for God to speak, to direct them, or to give them something – we can be God’s arms of peace on this earth for them.
I remember when I was waiting for my adoptions to finalize, I felt so alone during those times. Any act of kindness towards me took my heart a thousand miles in the right direction.
Find those people in your life and figure out a way to be the arms of Jesus for them.
You have no idea how painful their waiting period is. Step in and help them breathe through it.
Be Jesus for the tribe He circles around you. The blessings will be twofold.