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Trusting God's Timing In Your Life!

Written by Shireen Louw


Posted on January 02 2023

As believers, it is often difficult to trust in God's timing. We want things to happen on our schedule, in our own way, and when we want them. But the truth is, God's timing is always perfect.

  1. Psalm 27:14 - "Wait for the Lord; be strong and take heart and wait for the Lord."

This verse reminds us that God's timing is perfect and we must have patience and trust in Him as we wait for His plans to unfold. In our lives, this can mean waiting for a specific opportunity or outcome that we desire. Instead of rushing ahead and trying to make things happen on our own, we can trust that God will bring the right timing and circumstances for our lives.

  1. Psalm 33:20 - "We wait in hope for the Lord; he is our help and our shield."

This verse teaches us that trusting in God's timing brings hope and helps us to find strength and protection. When we are facing difficult circumstances or unsure of the future, trusting in God's timing allows us to find hope and peace in His promises and protection.

  1. Psalm 37:7 - "Be still before the Lord and wait patiently for him."

This verse encourages us to have a calm and peaceful trust in God's timing. Instead of worrying and striving to control our circumstances, we can rest in the knowledge that God is in control and will bring about His perfect plans in His perfect timing.

  1. Isaiah 40:31 - "But those who hope in the Lord will renew their strength. They will soar on wings like eagles; they will run and not grow weary, they will walk and not be faint."

This verse reminds us that trusting in God's timing brings strength and endurance. When we put our hope in Him, we can trust that He will provide the strength and energy we need to navigate through difficult times and persevere until His plans come to fruition.

  1. Habakkuk 2:3 - "For the revelation awaits an appointed time; it speaks of the end and will not prove false. Though it lingers, wait for it; it will certainly come and will not delay."

This verse teaches us that God's plans and revelations are always on schedule and will not be delayed. We can trust that He will bring about His will in His perfect timing, even if it takes longer than we anticipated.

  1. Romans 8:28 - "And we know that in all things God works for the good of those who love him, who have been called according to his purpose."

This verse reminds us that God is always working for our good, even if we don't understand His timing. When we trust in His love and purpose for our lives, we can have confidence that His plans will bring about good for us, even if it doesn't make sense in the present moment.

  1. Ephesians 1:11 - "In him we were also chosen, having been predestined according to the plan of him who works out everything in conformity with the purpose of his will."

This verse reminds us that God has a specific plan and purpose for our lives and that He is working everything out according to that plan. We can trust that His timing is perfect and that He is bringing about His will for our lives in the right way and at the right time.

  1. 1 Thessalonians 5:24 - "The one who calls you is faithful and he will do it."

This verse teaches us that God is faithful and will bring about His plans and purposes for our lives. When we trust in His timing, we can have confidence that He will do what He has promised and bring about His will for our lives.

In conclusion, trusting in God's timing can be a challenge, but it is an essential part of our faith journey. We must trust that God knows what is best for us and that His timing is always perfect. As we wait on the Lord and submit to Him, He will make our paths straight and guide us in His perfect timing.