Sermon Text: Ps. 27:14 - Wait for the Lord; be strong and take heart and wait for the Lord.
Sermon Title: What are You Waiting For?
1. Builds anticipation – Phil. 4:6 - 6 Do not be anxious about anything, but in every situation, by prayer and petition, with thanksgiving, present your requests to God.
2. Grows your faith – Romans 10:17 - 17 Consequently, faith comes from hearing the message, and the message is heard through the word about Christ.
3. Draws you closer to God – vs. 8 - 8 My heart says of you, “Seek his face!” Your face, Lord, I will seek.
4. Weeds out bad motives – Matt 6:33 - 33 But seek first his kingdom and his righteousness, and all these things will be given to you as well.
5. Becomes a teachable moment – vs. 11 - 11 Teach me your way, Lord; lead me in a straight path because of my oppressors.
6. Gives you “street cred” – 1 John 4:4 - 4 Ye are of God, little children, and have overcome them: because greater is he that is in you, than he that is in the world.
7. Confirmation that God will do it! - vs. 14 - Wait for the Lord; be strong and take heart and wait for the Lord.