Patience works in three areas of our lives: our relationships with others, with ourselves, and with God. Sometimes we cause additional grief because of our lack of patience with others and with ourselves. When we are temperate with our response towards others our relationships are improved, conflicts are not escalated and we feel a greater measure of love and peace. Patience with ourselves gives us the ability to move forward and make changes at a rate that is sustainable.
Fulton J. Sheen
Talking About Grief
#6 How can patience helps us retain hope, act in faith and aid healing?
Today we will be discussing how patience helps us retain hope and act in faith and how that aids in our healing. We point out that lack of patience and complaining can decreases our ability to act and cause discouragement. Finally we cover how patience can improve our relationships and help us feel more peace.
From the Editors Desk
Patience requires that we obey God’s commandments and faithfully wait for His will to be fulfilled. It is in the waiting that we grow the most.
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