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Those Who Wait For The Lord

Isaiah 40:31

To wait for the Lord’s help; to place our trust in him
and to put our hope and confidence in Him.

I. WHAT ARE YOU WAITING FOR?

A. Answer to Prayer (1 Peter 5:5-8)

B. Coming of Jesus Christ (Phil 3:20-21; 1 Thess 1:10)

C. Day of God (2 Peter 3:11-12)

D. Redemption of Our Bodies (Rom 8:23-25)

Do our lives reflect that we are eagerly waiting for the Lord?

II. WAIT FOR THE LORD

A. Seek Him (Lam 3:25; Isa 8:17 – Matt 7:7; Matt 13:45-46)

B. Hope in His Word (Psa 130:5 – Col 1:3-5; Heb 13:5-6)

C. Obey His Word (Psa 37:34 – 1 John 2:3; 5:3)

D. Are Patient with Him & Others (Psa 37:7 – Jas 5:7; Gal 5:22; Col 3:12; 1:9-11)

E. Don’t Take Revenge (Prov 20:22 – Matt 5:44; 1 Cor 13:4; Rom 12:18-21; 2 Thess 1:6)

III. GIFTS OF THE LORD

A. New Strength: To defend the faith and serve our Lord (Eph 6:10-11; 1 Pet 4:11)

B. Wings like Eagles: To live above the world and in communion with God (Eph 2:4-6)

C. Run and Not Get Tired: To carry out an arduous schedule of service (Jas 5:8-11; Rom 15:4-5)

These are the blessings that a-wait those who-wait on the Lord.