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Baby Talk

  • Surely I have stilled and quieted my soul, like a weaned child with his mother, like a weaned child is my soul within me. Psalms 131:2 WEB

    Babies tend to cry a lot. Anytime they want something, they begin to cry. During this time, the parents are usually quick to look after them, partly out of love and partly to stop the noise. I have seen them cry when you bring them food, and then cry when you take it away. They certainly cry when they are hungry, and they always want it right now.

    As a child grows and becomes weaned, they learn to wait for the food to be prepared. They are content to play and carry on with their life until the meal is finally served, and they are called to eat. A weaned child will tell the parents that they are hungry, and then wait for it. Children are not as needy or fussy as infants.

    You need to reach a point in your walk with the Lord where it no longer matters if you get what you want immediately. You learn to pray and wait confidently instead of giving into panic and despair. No matter what happens, God is still on the throne.

    When something doesn't make sense, pray about it and put it on a back burner for a while. Don't let it consume the rest of your life and drive those around you crazy. If God hasn't given you the answer yet, learn to wait for it patiently.

    Also don't focus so much on a scripture you don't understand, that you begin to neglect the rest of the Bible. There are a lot of other verses in there to read, try one of them. Pray about the one that confuses you and let it rest a while. In His time, God will usually give you the answer. We are big boys and girls now. We can learn to wait a little.

    Prayer: Heavenly Father I thank You for bringing me this far. Please help me grow in grace, guide my steps and help me make the right decisions today. I understand that You will tell me what I need to know when the right time comes, and I trust You to do that. In the name of Jesus Christ I pray.

    Note: Our weekly RHM Live church service will be happening this morning at 10am EST. Join us for a time of worship, interactive prayer, and fellowship, and to hear what has been happening recently in our lives. To participate in the chatroom you need to have a site account, but if not, you can still watch the video of the study. Service starts at 10am EST, but all are encouraged to show up 15 minutes early for fellowship, and to make sure the stream is working for you before we start. Love you all! Here is the link to join: RHM Live


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Joseph Adams, Jr.
Joseph Adams, Jr.

Amen

March 8, 2020
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Scott Riegelmann
Scott Riegelmann

Amen thank you Father

March 8, 2020
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Brenda F
Brenda F

Amen. Thank you Pastor Dion for reminding us to be patient as we wait on our Fathers will to be done.

March 8, 2020
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Patricia Walker
Patricia Walker

Amen. In His time, I will have patience to wait.  I trust in God to give me what I need. Amen

March 8, 2020
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Kay Collinsworth
Kay Collinsworth

Amen, Thank You Father for granting me patience, you know my needs.

March 8, 2020
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Dave and Sue Earlywine
Dave and Sue Earlywine

Jesus,help us to grow in Grace and live our lives for your glory. Amen 

March 8, 2020
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Jim Jarrell
Jim Jarrell

Amen! Thank You Lord!

March 8, 2020
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Wanda Pennington
Wanda Pennington

Thank you Heavenly Father for giving me peace and waiting on you to show me what you want me to see and know when you know I'm ready for it. Amen

March 8, 2020
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Linda Clark
Linda Clark

Amen 

March 8, 2020
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Richard Mondello
Richard Mondello

Amen!

March 8, 2020
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Mari Kaufmann
Mari Kaufmann

Amen. 

March 8, 2020
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Lynn Brown
Lynn Brown

Your will be done in Your timing Father, Amen! Great message Pastor Dion :)

March 8, 2020
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Eric Rodriguez
Eric Rodriguez

thanks be to GOD 

March 8, 2020
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Marisa Jackson
Marisa Jackson

Amen!!

March 8, 2020
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Jose Simo
Jose Simo

Heavenly Father I thank You so much for being there for us, as we grow up in life we need more of Your advice to follow Your designs. Lead us to be as You wants us to be waiting for Your timing so Your will be done. In the name of Your Son Jesus we pray, Amen. Praise be to Your Holy name forever. 

As always awesome message, God bless you and Sylvia. 

March 8, 2020
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Wesley Paulus
Wesley Paulus

Amen!

March 8, 2020
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Schalk  de Beer
Schalk de Beer

Amen Lord

March 8, 2020
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Sandra Colby
Sandra Colby

AMEN

April 8, 2020