Waiting on the Lord

Isaiah 40:27-31


Waiting is not one of our strong suits! We are a microwave generation with lightning speed internet and same day delivery. When we want something, we want it now! But that’s not how God works. God has a “purpose” for everything. His timing is perfect, His understanding is complete and His wisdom is always right! This morning’s lesson is “Waiting on The Lord"


Discouraged with God’s Answer


Ø My way is hidden from the Lord – vs 27a


Ø My cause disregarded by my God – vs 27b


Remember God’s Promises


Ø NEVER will I leave you or forsake you – vs 28a


Ø The Lord is my Helper – Hebrews 13:5-6


Rest in God’s Character


Ø He is the Everlasting and Almighty God – vs 28a       


Ø He is the Enduring and Ever-present God – vs 28b


Ø He is the All Knowing and All Wise God – vs28c


Rely on God’s Strength


Ø He gives us Inward Strength – vs 29a


Ø He gives us Upward Strength – vs 29b


Ø He gives us Outward Strength – vs 30


Ø He gives us Onward Strengthyle="mso-bidi-font-size:11.0pt"> – vs 31