Write it down in your journal. I hate making my life centered around this but its always on my mind. Waiting is not just about praying everyday for God to bless you with a man. He that findeth a wife, findeth a good thing and obtains favor from the Lord Proverbs 18:22. And I accepted this relationship with the attitude of why not, no harm in trying.
Waiting gives you something to hope for, pray for, and look to God alone for. A man in your life may be a blessing, but that blessing will only require more patience from you. Think of the anointed David who had to wait to actually assume the position of king. Excited for what God has in store for me and all these other gals! David waited twenty-five years from the time Samuel anointed him to be king until he assumed the throne in Judah 1 Samuel 16—2 Samuel 2. Hebrews 11:6 In other words, be expectant as you wait upon the Lord. Guess it was therapeutic for me too. So if you have been praying about something and God is telling you to wait, understand that this time in between is necessary.
Some of us just can't be without a man. Psalm 27:14 And as you wait, these 10 spiritual practices will enable you to experience more peace, more power, and more patience. Those who are busy serving others experience much greater peace than those who neglect to use the gifts God has given them. Never underestimate the power of Prayer! No data is shared with Facebook unless you engage with this feature. My husband destroyed me hurt me take advantage of me i never in my life thought I would marry a cruel and hateful man he could of said he didn't love me but no he played with me my life i never want to see this man again he is native American criminal by trat loves being a criminal what man says he loves you and is really a monster my credit he ruined my world has been turned up side down i bet his cousin happy she hated me lived behind him it's really sad when people just don't get out of your life i forgave him once I could never do it again forgiving is impossible i have no love for him he is horrible nothing could keep us together nothing I just want to know did you all get dropped on your head u born that way.
I am going thru a very confusing divorce right now, that I hate, nor do I want. It also keeps the focus on ourselves and our trial, continuing to feed our worry and anxiousness. Causing lots of worries and anxiety in my life. Its not about making a husband and children an idol its knowing that God made marriage and knowing and feeling it in your spirit that you want it. Stay active with what I know to be doing.
Disobedience weighs down a disciple both spiritually and mentally. I just miss my husband and I want to be in his arms already. . Thank you so much for sharing your story. You appear to have the right frame of mind- keep your focus on others, on ministry.
Matthew 7:7 God is greatly pleased when His children don't give up praying even though the answer seems slow in coming. But looking back in hindsight, I get it. Waiting on Him takes strength, guts and unrelenting faith. But it is only when we put our hope in Christ that we can wait with confidence and know we will not be put to shame. He has good gifts in store for your life. I married my dear husband when I was 22. And by argument I mean that God was telling me repeatedly to do something, and I was repeatedly telling Him no.
Every blessing God gives me is aligned with a certain order of purposes He desires to carry out on the Earth. And some of them might have been shared, or maybe not. We can hope a doctor will heal us, a teacher will pass us, a spouse will love us, our employer will reward us, or a friend will help us. Knowing that gives us confidence, even when the waiting seems hard. It was better than saying he wasn't the one.
It was one of those rare, almost impossible to attain moments where I felt Jesus carrying me, holding me close. My encouragement for your heart, dear sister, as you wait and wonder — 1. Since he is your daughter's father, you are connected for life, but you must find a way to keep the relationship just that. Please offer me some advice and wisdom. I am beginning to feel like my prayers for my future husband aren't working and what is the point of praying if God isn't listening to me and never going to answer my prayers.
That's not to say you can't pray for a godly husband who meets the requirements of the husband verses. When I first started writing this article, I was thinking in terms of a list of traits to ask for and specific verses to pray. Around that time, the Lord gavee a personal promise that he would send me to school and give me a Job in diplomacy, to the glory of his name. I would love for a man to tell me I am beautiful. Hello, I would like to thank you for the wonderful encouragement you gave me regarding the boy I felt drawn to at church and at school. The Bible says: Do not be anxious about anything, but in everything by prayer and supplication with thanksgiving let your requests be made known to God. In the waiting we may not only lose a little hope but perhaps lose our way.
It is really tough being single and christian. I kept expecting and waiting on God the entire year of 2014. My five-year-old granddaughter asked me how long it would be before her family moved into their new house. It's hard having to wait, especially when there are external pressures and societal norms hovering over your head. The sinful woman followed Jesus to the home of Simon, a Pharisee, just for the chance to wash His feet with her tears and anoint Him with expensive perfume Luke 7:36-50.