Patience in Crisis

Patience is not just about your behavior while you wait. It is taking the time necessary to work through a difficult situation. Life right now is difficult. I don’t know when my life will return to normal. My husband is in the vulnerable category, so we have...

Character Connection – Alertness

Alertness can strengthen: Cautiousness by noticing the dangers around you, so you can avoid them. Compassion by noticing the needs of others, so you can serve them. Cooperation by noticing the situations that require teamwork, so you can work effectively with others....

Sarah Teaches Us About Patience

We meet Sarah- formerly known as Sarai in Genesis as the wife of Abraham (previously Abram). Abraham had been promised to be the father of many so Sarah naturally expected that she would be a part of this destiny, but the couple grew old and childless. The promise was...

A Fruity Puzzle

Make a puzzle out of a picture of a piece of fruit or a fruit grouping. You can make the puzzle as simple or as elegant as you would like. The simplest would be to find a picture of fruit in the weekly store flyers and cut it into random or puzzle-like pieces. A...

Patience Prayer

Dear Jesus,We praise you for your goodness and mercy and thank you for the example of Patience in your life. We remember how you patiently waited to begin your ministry. Help us to be patient with one another. Remind us to patiently accept the things we cannot change...