Author Jo Huddleston

Sweet Southern Romance

Monday, May 21, 2012

Meandering of my Mind

Monday Musings on This 'N That

This blog post is really about this 'n that and some more about impatience. 

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There's that word again--patience. I blogged recently about impatience. Have you thought much about the topic since my post? The blog article brought it to the forefront of my mind. I've given it a lot of thought.

You know a few years ago the big thing was WWJD: what would Jesus do. I don't recall a Scripture verse that told us Jesus was all that impatient. Oh, I suppose he was when he ran the money changers out of the temple. He probably became impatient with those who hardened their hearts in disbelief.

But for the most part I wouldn't use the word impatient to describe Jesus. The greatest description of Jesus that I hold onto is in Acts where Luke summarizes Jesus' earthly ministry by saying that He "went about doing good." (Our Daily Bread [a daily devotional], August 1, 2011 by Marvin Williams, published by Radio Bible Class Ministries.) And from that same devotional is this:
From the example of Jesus,
Who went about doing good,
We are to honor our Savior
By helping wherever He would. --Hess

Imitate Jesus--go about doing good. 

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Till next time ... keep on smiling.


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