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Behold, I am coming soon. 


Revelation 22:12



Come back soon, God.

You will always be with me.

Come back soon great mighty One,

So You can take me up to heaven.

Come back soon, God.

You are so powerful.

Oh, come back soon.


Aubrey Anne, 8 years old


my sweet daughter


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His ears

I called out to My God…
He heard my voice;
my cry came to His ears.
2 Samuel 22:7
It is comforting to me to know that God hears me.   He usually does not answer as quickly as I want or send the answers I want, but it still encouraging to know that I have been heard.
My children often ask me for things they do not need or for something they are going to get in the future.  My five-year-old son frequently asks for a new bike.  He is going to get a new bike, but not until his birthday.  In the same way, God knows what we need and when we need it.  It is a part of faith to trust Him and to wait. 

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the Lord longs to…

The Lord longs to be gracious to you;
He rises to show you compassion….
Blessed are all that wait for Him.
Isaiah 30:18
Question of the day:
Do I long to be gracious and compassionate to others?
for Rhonda who is at peace with waiting

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Blessed is the one who listens to the Lord,
             watching daily at His doors,        
             waiting at His doorway.
             based on Proverbs 8:34
God’s part: bless us for patience and faith         
our part: watch and wait — daily
thanks Heather for contributing to this post       


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watch and wait

I watch in hope for the Lord
I wait for God my Savior;
My God will hear me.
Micah 7:7
for Christine and Jimmy who are watching and waiting
this verse is on a wall in their home

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