'patient' tagged posts

The Waiting Game

I am an impatient person. I do not like waiting. I get annoyed by slow drivers in fast lanes. I audibly sigh when I get into a long checkout line. Even when I do weddings, I warn the bride and groom that if they are fifteen minutes late, I will ask guests to leave. Those…

Recovering Hope

Christmas is a time where we gather with family and friends, and if we are Christians, celebrate the Incarnation, the time in history when God became a man and walked among us. The Incarnation was an important moment in history as it gave a face to God and in turn, God gave demonstrated to us…

Bringing Down the Walls

Leadership brings with it a myriad of challenges. Many of them are outside of ourselves, yet many of the most challenging are from within. I’ve been reading through the book of Joshua again to help gain a clearer perspective on the connection between leadership and faith. I think we often forget that being a leader requires the…

Change…

How many of you made resolutions this year? I used to make them, but found it was very frustrating because I always seemed to break them. It didn’t matter if it was something positive like losing weight or getting in shape. It didn’t matter if it was trying new things or breaking bad habits like…