Table Talks tagged with ‘Patience’

5 Items

Patience: Worth Waiting For (12/15/13)


Isaiah 35:1-10 Some things in life are worth waiting for, and some, it seems, are not. What are we waiting for this Advent? What vision of God’s presence do we proclaim? Have you had experiences of disappointment because when an occasion has finally arrived it hasn’t measured up to your expectations? How might we live […]

Patience: Patience & Preparation (12/8/13)


Isaiah 11:1-10 Waiting can be frustrating and can require a great deal of patience. It can also be exhilarating to anticipate an event. An important part of “getting ready” is knowing who or what it is for which we are waiting, and preparing ourselves. How do we prepare for the coming of Christ? What rituals, […]

Patience: Waiting for the Days to Come (12/1/13)


Isaiah 2:1-5 Isaiah offers a vision of the world as it should be – as it might be. His vision is one of justice and peace. During this Advent season we dream with Isaiah and others, hoping that we will participate more fully in the realization of these dreams. The coming of Christ is an […]