Day Twenty-Four

To Know His Goodness “The Lord is good unto them that wait for him.” Lamentations 3:25 There is none good but God. His goodness is in the heavens. “Oh how great is thy goodness, which thou hast laid up for them that fear thee”. “0 taste and see that the Lord is good”. And here is now the true way of entering into and rejoicing in this goodness of God—waiting upon Him.... read more

Day Twenty-Two

Its Certainty of Blessing “Then you will know that I am the LORD; those who wait for me shall not be put to shame.” Isaiah 49:23   “Blessed are all they that wait for him.”  Isaiah 30:18   What promises! How God seeks to draw us to waiting on Him by the most positive assurance that it never can be in vain; “they shall not be ashamed that wait for me.” How... read more

Day Twenty-One

The Almighty One “They that wait upon the Lord shall renew their strength; they shall mount up with wings as eagles; they shall run, and not be weary; and they shall walk, and not faint.” Isaiah 40:31   Waiting always partakes of the character of our thoughts of the one on whom we wait. Our Waiting on God will depend greatly on our faith of what He is. In our text, we have the close of a... read more

Day Twenty

Who Waits on Us “And therefore will the Lord wait, that he may be gracious unto you, and therefore will He be exalted, that he may have mercy upon you: for the Lord is a God of judgment: blessed are all they that wait for him.” Isaiah 30:18   We must not only think of our waiting upon God, but also of what is more wonderful still, of God’s waiting upon us. The vision of Him waiting... read more

Day Nineteen

As A God of Judgment “In the path of your judgments, O LORD, we wait for you…For when your judgments are in the earth, the inhabitants of the world learn righteousness.“ Isaiah 26:8-9   “For the LORD is a God of justice; blessed are all those who wait for him.”  Isaiah 30:18   God is a God of mercy and a God of judgment. Mercy and judgment are forever together in... read more

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