The longer you persevere in your calling, the greater the opportunities that will open up for you.
Our heart of perseverance unlocks God's promises.
It moves the hand of our Lord.
It shows Him that, no matter what, we will trust and put our faith in Him.
And He rewards that kind of faith.
Perseverance is more than a passive waiting. It's more than just trusting that God will come through. It's more than sitting around, twiddling our thumbs, and hoping things will work out.
Perseverance is wrestling with God until He either blesses you or ruins you.
Perseverance is the ultimate act of trusting that God will bring about what He promised.
It displays a faith that looks pasts circumstances and setbacks and obstacles.
It shows a belief that God can, and will, fulfill His promises.
It portrays a heart that won't give up until God either sends a blessing or leaves us walking with a limp. [...]