Inspiration through Bible sharing 4

Bible sharing passage for today.

“Then the Lord answered me and said: Write down the vision Clearly upon the tablets, so that one can read it readily. For the vision still has its time, presses on to fulfillment, and will not disappoint; If it delays, wait for it, it will surely come, it will not be late. The rash man has no integrity; but the just man, because of his faith, shall live.” (Habakkuk 2: 2 – 4

What has touched me?

Reading this passage the words that touch me are:
“If it delays, wait for it, it will surely come…”
These words seem to be addressed to me. At times, when I want something, I want it immediately. I am not ready to wait. When I pray, I want God to answer my prayer immediately. This passage is telling me that if God delays to answer my prayer, I should wait knowing the answer will surely come, and it will not be late.

Resolution

I resolve that from today, when I want anything, I will pray for it and wait knowing God will grant it at the right time.

Word of life

My word of life from this passage is ‘just’

How shall I live this word?

I shall do my best to be just and to promote justice today and for the rest of my life. I shall speak out against injustice not violently but with charity.

Prayer

God our father, help me this day to learn to be patient when I present my needs to you and also to be a champion of justice in my community
This is my humble prayer through Christ our Lord, Amen!

Invitation

I invite you to share on thus Bible passage. Which words touch you? Why? What is your resolution ? And what is your word if life?

3 thoughts on “Inspiration through Bible sharing 4

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  2. The words that touched me are “If it delays, wait for it, it will surely come…”. I have no patience. I am always anxious about the unknown. However, I know that the Lord will answer me even if it is not the answer I am looking for.

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