Tag Archives: Patience

Herrenhuter readings for Wednesday, the 9th April 2014

The LORD is slow to anger but great in power; the LORD will not leave the guilty unpunished. (Nah 1:3 NIV) and St. Paul asks: Or do you show contempt for the riches of his kindness, forbearance and patience, not realizing … Continue reading

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Löhe on Romans 15:4

For everything that was written in the past was written to teach us, so that through the endurance taught in the Scriptures and the encouragement they provide we might have hope. (Rom 15:4 NIV) Patience is not just lazily doing … Continue reading

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Löhe on Col 1:10ff

So that you may … grow in the knowledge of God, being strengthened with all power according to his glorious might so that you may have great endurance and patience and giving joyful thanks to the Father. (Col 1:10ff NIV) … Continue reading

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Herrenhuter readings for Sunday, the 27th October 2013

Then you will remember your ways … and when I make atonement for you for all you have done, you will remember and be ashamed … declares the Sovereign LORD. ‘” (Eze 16:61.63 NIV) Or do you not know that the goodness … Continue reading

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Löhe on Ephesians 4:2

Be completely humble and gentle; be patient, bearing with one another in love. (Eph 4:2 NIV) Since we are called to unity, our life in communion has a common goal. That is why this apostolic instruction. It presupposes the love, … Continue reading

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Löhe on Galatians 5:22

But the fruit of the Spirit is love, joy, peace, forbearance, kindness, goodness, faithfulness, gentleness and self-control. (Gal 5:22-23 NIV) Nine fruits of the Spirit instead of one! They are all possible and really present in the Church. And each … Continue reading

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What is required ?

You need money to go to war (Friedrich of Prussia), patience in missions (Christoph Johannes), humility to be a Christian (John Calvyn), but you need faith in Jesus Christ’s forgiveness of all your sin to be saved now and forever: 

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Herrenhuter readings for Monday, the 15th July 2013

An anxious heart weighs a man down, but a kind word cheers him up. (Pro 12:25 NIV) Therefore, as God’s chosen people, holy and dearly loved, clothe yourselves with compassion, kindness, humility, gentleness and patience. Bear with each other. (Col 3:12-13 … Continue reading

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Löhe on Rom.8:18

I consider that our present sufferings are not worth comparing with the glory that will be revealed in us. (Rom 8:18 NIV) If we hear such verses dealing with suffering, then we are tempted to think immediately about suffering common … Continue reading

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LÖHE ON REVELATION 13:10

This calls for patient endurance and faithfulness on the part of the saints. (Rev 13:10 NIV) We moved from holiday to holiday, from festivity to festivity, from party to party – all the time from Christmas. Pentecost is to make … Continue reading

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