When you look at obedience in the Bible, it actually states that it brings great joy. So, reflect on God’s Word when you’re frustrated by your nagging parents.
When an archway is constructed a temporary scaffolding or framework is built under the archway before the construction can even begin. This temporary structure, called “Centering,” holds the weight of the arch.
As Christians, our weight bearing support system, the structure that was developed before we began the construction of our own life, is Christ.
A degree, marriage, children, a career, or whatever else may be on your list doesn’t define your purpose or give you meaning. There’s no need to wait for all that to happen to find purpose in your life. Why wait to be the person you want to be? Be that person now!
The Bible says that God will always provide a way out when you’re feeling tempted to sin. Even if it feels like it’s worth giving into the temptation, we must cling to the truth that God provides. Not just because it’s in scripture and it’s what He asks of us, but because it’s how He made us.
Most popular Biblical stories has an element of the main character needing to have patience. Noah, Moses, King David, the Disciples; the list goes on and on.