I’ve never liked waiting. I don’t know very many people who do. But God’s timing and His ways aren’t always in sync with what we want when we want it. Today’s devotional, reposted from Holley Gerth, reminds us that God’s timing is perfect and we shouldn’t despair when there’s a delay.
“Jesus doesn’t offer answers. He doesn’t try to dry her tears. He doesn’t spout off a spiritual cliché. Instead He weeps along with her. The tears of a compassionate friend. The tears of a tender God. The tears of someone who understands the pain of death. Then He asks a simple question: “Where have you laid him?” (John 11:33).
Jesus does come. And He does see. With eyes that stretch beyond humanity and into eternity. As a quote by Gracie Allen hanging on my mama’s refrigerator says, “Never place a period where God read more
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