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"Meditation is waiting on God." - Mahatma Gandhi

"Waiting on God means increasing purity." - Mahatma Gandhi

"You can save a lot of time waiting on God." - Adrian Rogers

"If you're waiting with God, waiting is okay. If you're always waiting on God, you'll be frustrated. God never seems to work at the speed that we want Him to." - Louie Giglio

"God knows, but He's waiting" - Leo Tolstoy

"God isn't waiting on our memo. He is waiting on us to focus enough on Him that we get His memo." - Louie Giglio

"We are co-creators with God, not puppets on a string waiting for something to happen." - Leo Booth

"The only thing harder than waiting on God, is wishing that you had!" - Steven Furtick

"Waiting on the Lord is a confident, disciplined, expectant, active, sometimes painful clinging to God." - John Ortberg

"Waiting is a sustained effort to stay focused on God through prayer and belief." - Max Lucado

"To us, waiting is wasting. To God waiting is working." - Louie Giglio

"Waiting prayer, or waiting on the Lord, is the silent surrendering of the soul to God. It is wordless worship. It is seeking God not from without but from within. It is to seek God in your heart." - Jaeson Ma

"We must meditate on what God has done in our life instead of what we are still waiting on Him to do." - Joyce Meyer

"Waiting is an exercise of faith that demonstrates the condition of our hearts. Waiting on God is an act of faith. And faith is what separates the men from the boys." - Steve Farrar

"Sometimes when we're waiting for God to speak, He's waiting for us to listen." - Martha Bolton

"But God really did bless me, you know? He really said, All right. Come on. I'm still waiting for you. Get over here. Get over here." - Liza Minnelli

"I have spent probably years of time waiting in studio lounges - waiting on a mix, waiting on my time to sing, waiting on, waiting on, waiting on. That's just the nature of life." - Amy Grant

"You may be sitting around waiting for God to change your circumstances. Then you're going to be happy, then your"re going to have a good attitude, then you're going to give God praise. But God is waiting on you to get up on the inside. When you do your part, He"ll begin to change things and work supernaturally in your life." - Joel Osteen

"You may be sitting around waiting for God to change your circumstances. Then you're going to be happy, then your're going to have a good attitude, then you're going to give God praise. But God is waiting on you to get up on the inside. When you do your part, He'll begin to change things and work supernaturally in your life." - Joel Osteen

"Waiting on the World to Change," - John Mayer

"True science discovers God waiting behind every door." - Pope Pius XII

"All around the world, we are gazing skyward waiting for God... Never realizing that God is waiting for us." - Dan Brown

"Advent is the season that can remind us God is working while we're waiting and we're really waiting with God." - Louie Giglio

"You are just one idea away from what you sow in your brains, in your prophecies that God spoke over your life. You're one idea away. You are not waiting on God - God is waiting on you! I'm sorry, I didn't mean to go on and on about that. I have this stuff in me and I have no place to release it to you because sometimes church people are so spiritual they make me nauseous, because they expect God to do everything." - T D Jakes

"Waiting on God requires the willingness to bear uncertainty, to carry within oneself the unanswered question, lifting the heart to God about it whenever it intrudes upon one's thoughts." - Elisabeth Elliot

"Think of God not as a word, or a stranger, or as someone on high, waiting to judge and punish you. Think of Him as you would want to be thought of if you were God." - Daya Mata

"God hasn't given up on you. He can still do great things for you, in you, and through you. God is ready and waiting and able. What about you, and me?" - Peter Marshall

"True worship is open to God, adoring God, waiting for God, trusting God even in the dark." - N T Wright

"Turtle on its back in the desert sea / and you look like a cool drink / just slightly out of reach / Draw myself into the shell / waiting on a sign from God / or a nod from hell" - Blake Schwarzenbach

"I am not waiting for a move of God, I am a move of God!" - William Booth

"While we wait for God to work for us, God is waiting to work through us." - Rick Warren

"Ah, I have kept Him waiting when I ought not, but He has waited even then. Always waiting - so patient with my foolishness, my weakness, my fear. Our fellowship is with God, and fellowship is friendship, and friendship means that partnership which, on His part, is the accommodating of His strength to my weakness." - G. Campbell Morgan

"True worship doesn't put on a show or make a fuss; true worship isn't forced, isn't half-hearted, doesn't keep looking at its watch, doesn't worry what the person in the next pew is doing. True worship is open to God, adoring God, waiting for God, trusting God even in the dark." - N T Wright

"Silent waters rocking on the morning of our birth, like an empty cradle waiting to be filled. And from the heart of God the Spirit moved upon the earth, like a mother breathing life into her child." - Gordon Lightfoot

"God is waiting to be put to the test by His people in prayer. He delights in being put to the test on His promises. It is His highest pleasure to answer prayer, to prove the reliability of His promises." - Edward Mckendree Bounds

"When we dwell on the past, we tend to want to live there. When we dream of the future, we want to go there. Our dreams are where God paints a picture of a life waiting to be created." - Erwin Mcmanus

"God is not a celestial prison warden jangling the keys on a bunch of lifers-he's a shepherd seeking for sheep, a woman searching for coins, a father waiting for his son." - Clarence Jordan

"God is in charge, waiting for His people to challenge the rulers of the earth and take the steering wheel from them, ... the battle for the earth is currently going on." - Gary North

"I had a God who knew my every desire. He also knew how I would fall. And yet he was waiting on the other side of my failure and my shattered dreams with some dreams of his own..." - Eric Ludy

"Perhaps out inactivity is not so much waiting on God as it is an expression of the fear of man, the love of the praise of man, and disbelief in God's providence." - Kevin Deyoung

"When faced with a decision, many people say they are waiting for God. But I understand, in most cases, God is waiting for me." - Andy Andrews

"Being on the tightrope is living; everything else is waiting." - Karl Wallenda

"Sitting on a cornflake, waiting for the van to come." - John Lennon

"Somebody is waiting on the other side of your obedience." - Tim Storey

"Life is on the wire. The rest is just waiting." - Matt Damon

"There's no waiting for friends on a powder day." - Anonymous

"Full oft we see Cold wisdom waiting on superfluous folly." - William Shakespeare

"All the evidence you need to prove God is waiting within you to be discovered." - Erwin Mcmanus

"All my life I've been waiting to understand. Look what God has done for me!" - Creflo A. Dollar

"I'm not worried about tomorrow, because God is there already, waiting for me." - Paulo Coelho

"One of the greatest strains in life is the strain of waiting for God." - Oswald Chambers

"For every person is a gaping space waiting to be filled with God." - Olivier Clement

"The world is waiting for a practical demonstration of the Gospel of the grace of God!" - Leonard Ravenhill

"I am waiting for them to prove that God is really American." - Lawrence Ferlinghetti

"We always keep God waiting while we admit more importunate suitors." - Malcolm De Chazal

"We must give up the silly idea of folding our hands and waiting on God to do everything for us. If God had intended for that, then he would not have given us a mind. Whatever you want in life, you must make up your mind to do it for yourself." - Marcus Garvey

"How does God teach me love? By putting me around unlovely people. How does God teach me joy in the middle of grief? Not happiness, which is based on happenings. How does God teach me peace? Not when I am out fishing and everything is going my way and it doesn't get better than this. But in the middle of chaos. How does God teach me patience? By putting me in His waiting room." - Rick Warren

"No matter how organized your ducks are, life can turn on 2 seconds. So, you can't keep on waiting. Because, if you keep on waiting, it's gone." - Diem Brown

"Most of us use 'I'm waiting for God to reveal His calling on my life' as a means of avoiding action. Did you hear God calling you to sit in front of the television yesterday? Or to go on your last vacation? Or exercise this morning? Probably not, but you still did it. The point isn't that vacations or exercise are wrong, but that we are quick to rationalize our entertainment and priorities yet are slow to commit to serving God." - Francis Chan

"Most of us use "I'm waiting for God to reveal His calling on my life" as a means of avoiding action. Did you hear God calling you to sit in front of the television yesterday? Or to go on your last vacation? Or exercise this morning? Probably not, but you still did it. The point is' that vacations or exercise are wrong, but that we are quick to rationalize our entertainment and priorities yet are slow to commit to serving God." - Francis Chan

"Most of us use "I'm waiting for God to reveal His calling on my life" as a means of avoiding action. Did you hear God calling you to sit in front of the television yesterday? Or to go on your last vacation? Or exercise this morning? Probably not, but you still did it. The point is' that vacations or exercise are wrong, but that we are quick to rationalize our entertainment and priorities yet are slow to commit to serving God." - Francis Chan

"Wait on the Lord" is a constant refrain in the Psalms, and it is a necessary word, for God often keeps us waiting. He is not in such a hurry as we are, and it is not his way to give more light on the future than we need for action in the present, or to guide us more than one step at a time. When in doubt, do nothing, but continue to wait on God. When action is needed, light will come." - J I Packer

"Do not we rest in our day too much on the arm of flesh? Cannot the same wonders be done now as of old? Do not the eyes of the Lord still run to and fro throughout the whole earth to show Himself strong on behalf of those who put their trust in Him? Oh, that God would give me more practical faith in Him! Where is now the Lord God of Elijah? He is waiting for Elijah to call on Him." - James Gilmour

"God is just waiting for you to turn your face back toward Him. You've not gone too far!" - Beth Moore

"Don't wait around waiting for God to do something that He's already given you the power to do." - Joyce Meyer

"Serenity and inner beauty come when we wait upon God. "Waiting" like that is not merely wasting time." - Eva Burrows

"Humanity does not know where to go because no one is waiting for it: not even God." - Antonio Porchia

"I am sure that God keeps no one waiting unless he sees that it is good for him to wait." - C S Lewis

"How much of life do we miss by waiting to see the rainbow before thanking God there is rain?" - Dieter F. Uchtdorf

"God is standing at the door of every heart. Call Him. He is waiting to come in." - Mata Amritanandamayi

"God has not forgotten To give us peace. He is just waiting for us To ask for it." - Sri Chinmoy

"Coming before God in quietness & waiting upon Him in silence often can accomplish more than days of feverish activity." - Aiden Wilson Tozer

"We serve a God who is waiting to hear from you, and He can't wait to respond." - Priscilla Shirer

"Do' wait around waiting for God to do something that He's already given you the power to do." - Joyce Meyer

"Waiting means going about our assigned tasks, confident that God will provide the meaning and the conclusions." - Eugene H Peterson

"...When we are waiting upon God to bless us, we should stir up ourselves to bless him." - Matthew Henry

"Coming before God in quietness & waiting upon Him in silence often can accomplish more than days of feverish activity." - Aiden Wilson Tozer

"Waiting for God is not laziness. Waiting for God is not the abandonment of effort. Waiting for God means, first, activity under command; second, readiness for any new command that may come; third, the ability to do nothing until the command is given." - G. Campbell Morgan

"Free-will doctrine-what does it? It magnifies man into God. It declares God's purposes a nullity, since they cannot be carried out unless men are willing. It makes God's will a waiting servant to the will of man, and the whole covenant of grace dependent on human action. Denying election on the ground of injustice, it holds God to be a debtor to sinners." - Charles Spurgeon

"We just feel like we don't have the means, to rise above and beat it...so we keep waiting, waiting on the world to change." - John Mayer

"Editing is very satisfying process. You spend hours working on something and then you get to watch it. It's immediately satisfying where everything else is just kind of waiting and waiting and waiting." - Shane Carruth

"To have a creative outlet that you can control is really important because you do a lot of waiting to be cast, then waiting to go into production, and then waiting on set." - Mia Wasikowska

"Going forward with our service and work is an important way room qualify for revelation. In my study of the scriptures I have noted that most revelation to the children of God comes when they are on the move, not when they are sitting back in their habitations waiting for the Lord to tell them the first step to take." - Dallin H. Oaks

"We all ought to understand we're on our own. Believing in Santa Claus doesn't do kids any harm for a few years but it isn't smart for them to continue waiting all their lives for him to come down the chimney with something wonderful. Santa Claus and God are cousins." - Andy Rooney

"We can't have it both ways. We can't expect God to protect us in a crisis and just leave Him over there on the shelf in our day-to-day living. I wonder if sometimes He isn't waiting for us to wake up, He isn't maybe running out of patience." - Ronald Reagan

"Charles de Foucauld, the found of the Little Brothers of Jesus, wrote a single sentence that's ahad a profound impact on my life. He said, "The one thing we owe absolutely to God is never to be afraid of anything." Never to be afraid of anything, even death, which, after all, is but that final breakthrough into the open, waiting, outstretched arms of Abba." - Brennan Manning

"God often has to untangle some things in you to help you see Him. Even if this process takes months, it's not because he is waiting to see how sincere you are; it's because he is working deep inside you to sort out those things that crowd him out of your heart and set your focus on your own efforts or your own failures." - Wayne Jacobsen

"In our day heaven and earth are on tiptoe waiting for the emerging of the Spirit-led, Spirit-intoxicaed, Spirit-empowered peole. All of creation watches expectantly for the springing up of a disciplined, freely gathered, martyr people who know in this likfe the life and power of the Kindgom of God. It happened before, it can happen again." - Richard J. Foster

"God will forgive you if you ask him to. Though your sins be numerous as the grains of sand on the shore, God's merciful forgiveness is far greater than your sins. Do not be afraid. Trust in his love. Repent of your sins without delay and return to the house of the Father. He is waiting for you." - Patrick Madrid

"God often has to untangle some things in you to help you see Him. Even if this process takes months, it's not because he is waiting to see how sincere you are; it's because he is working deep inside you to sort out those things that crowd him out of your heart and set your focus on your own efforts or your own failures." - Wayne Jacobsen

"God will forgive you if you ask him to. Though your sins be numerous as the grains of sand on the shore, God's merciful forgiveness is far greater than your sins. Do not be afraid. Trust in his love. Repent of your sins without delay and return to the house of the Father. He is waiting for you." - Patrick Madrid

"David Bowman had time for just one broken sentence which the waiting men in Mission Control, nine hundred million miles away and eighty minutes in the future, were never to forget: 'The thing's hollow-it goes on forever- and-oh my God!-it's full of stars!" - Arthur C Clarke

"Once while waiting at Auckland airport, Lange insisted on buying himself a newspaper and joined a queue at a newsstand. The woman in front of him turned around and said, Good God! Lange replied affably, No madam, you are mistaken. I have never made that claim." - David Lange

"Everything I was I carry with me, everything I will belies waiting on the road ahead." - Ma Jian

"Our willingness to wait reveals the value we place on the object we're waiting for." - Charles Stanley

"You know I'm getting a little tired of waiting for you to catch on." - Veronica Roth

"Do stuff. Be clenched, curious. Not waiting for inspiration's shove or society's kiss on your forehead." - Susan Sontag

"Thank you." His lips curved up on one side. "For what?" "For waiting for me." - J. Lynn

"Fantasy was always only a reality waiting to be switched on." - Joe Hill

"Come on obstacles! I've been expecting you! This is the chance that I've been waiting for!" - Daisaku Ikeda

"So I will be on the mountain waiting Cause I am in need of more attention" - Nicki Minaj

"At seventeen dreams DO satisfy because you think the realities are waiting for you farther on." - Lucy Maud Montgomery

"To be on the wire is life - the rest - is waiting." - Roy Scheider

"There is great stuff waiting for you on the other side of fear." - Bob Proctor

"Tomorrow is waiting to reveal itself depending on the actions of just one day... TODAY!" - Steve Maraboli

"The while we keep a man waiting, he reflects on our shortcomings." - Proverbs

"there is moss on the walls and the stain of thought and failure and waiting" - Charles Bukowski

"On those, I've said it before, I work free. It's the waiting they pay me for." - Hector Elizondo

"Standing on a street corner waiting for no one is power." - Gregory Corso

"There can be a lot of waiting around on any film set." - Julie Ann Emery

"It is nobody's right to be waited on and nobody's fate to do the waiting." - Margaret Heffernan

"I keep waiting, like in the cartoons, for an anvil to drop on my head." - Angie Harmon

"I hate sitting around and waiting; that's why I always have an editing suite on set." - Til Schweiger

"I don't like people waiting on me. I feel it is an unnecessary expense." - Randeep Hooda

"Today is your day! Your mountain is waiting. So... get on your way." - Dr. Seuss

"God didn't have time to make a nobody, only a somebody.I believe that each of us has God-given talents within us waiting to be brought to fruition." - Mary Kay Ash

"Waiting is an expectant patience. It's a patience that says, "I don't know what God is going to do, but I know God is going to do something."" - Max Lucado

"This is what life is about. It is being sent on a trip by a loving God, who is waiting at home for our return and is eager to watch the slides we took and hear about the friends we made. When we travel with the eyes and ears of the God who sent us, we will see wonderful sights, hear wonderful sounds, meet wonderful people ... and be happy to return home." - Henri Nouwen

"Biblically, waiting is not just something we have to do until we get what we want. Waiting is part of the process of becoming what God wants us to be." - John Ortberg

"For him , life was a coin that had disaster on one side and waiting for disaster on the other" - J.R. Ward

"I get off on anticipating and waiting much more than I get off on the actual event." - John Edgar Wideman

"Not to sound too much like Christopher Guest in 'Waiting for Guffman,' but on Thanksgiving you're putting on a show!" - Ted Allen

"If my favorite, most comfortable place is by our fireplace in cold weather, expedient places are on an airplane, in a waiting room or even waiting in line; frequently these days, while on the phone having been 'put on hold.'" - Joyce Carol Oates

"Satan will battle you with doubt and unbelief, but God has victory waiting for you if you'll keep trusting and believing Him." - Joyce Meyer

"The resources of heaven are ready and waiting for the people of God who desire to make much of him in this world" - David Platt

"All the spaces between my mind and the mind of God are full of truths waiting to be crystallized into laws for the government of the masses." - Theodore Parker

"All he asks is that we trust Him, that we stand before Him in integrity and faith. God is just waiting for us to trust Him." - Charles R Swindoll

"Though the mills of God grind slowly, yet they grind exceeding small; Though with patience He stands waiting, with exactness grinds He all." - Henry Wadsworth Longfellow

"If there's a God in heaven, what's he waiting for? If He can't hear the children, then he must see the war." - Elton John

"We shall not grow weary of waiting upon God if we remember how long and how graciously He once waited for us." - Charles Spurgeon

"God is waiting to satisfy us, yet His goodness will not satisfy us if we are already full of other things." - John Bevere

"Don't let not knowing how it'll end keep you from beginning. Uncertainty chases us out into the open where God is waiting." - Bob Goff

"The world is waiting to hear an authentic voice, a voice from God- not an echo of what others are doing and saying, but an authentic voice." - Aiden Wilson Tozer

"The first gulp from the glass of natural sciences will turn you into an atheist, but at the bottom of the glass God is waiting for you." - Werner Heisenberg

"At the heart of the Christian message is God Himself waiting for His redeemed children to push in to conscious awareness of His Presence." - Aiden Wilson Tozer

"Though the mills of God grind slowly, yet they grind exceeding small; Though with patience he stands waiting, with exactness grinds he all." - Henry Wadsworth Longfellow

"Though the mills of God grind slowly, yet they grind exceeding small; Though with patience He stands waiting, with exactness grinds He all." - Friedrich von Logau

"I don't believe that raising my voice in song is going to be pleasing to a God who is sitting upstairs somewhere, waiting to be pleased." - Andrew Solomon

"God would never have let us long for our friends with such a strong and holy love, if they were not waiting for us." - William Mountford

"Never tell a young person that anything cannot be done. God may have been waiting centuries for someone ignorant enough of the impossible to do that very thing." - G M Trevelyan

"What are we waiting for? Why is Jesus waiting in heaven at the right hand of the Father? Who is He waiting for? He is waiting for you and me to become mature, for the Bride of Christ to become mature, so that He can come again. Did you know that God has done everything He can do? If anything else is going to be done, we're going to do it." - Earl Paulk

"How many people also in our time are in search of God, in search of Jesus and of his Church, in search of divine mercy, and are waiting for a "sign" that will touch their minds and their hearts! Today, as then, the Evangelist reminds us that the only "sign" is Jesus raised on the cross: Jesus who died and rose is the absolutely sufficient sign. Through him we can understand the truth about life and obtain salvation." - Pope Benedict Xvi

"There's got to be a moment when that baby [flying] squirrel looks from the end of one branch to the tree six feet away and thinks twice about making a leap. Falling in love is no different; it's the moment that we close our eyes and throw away everything that seems reasonable and hope to God there's someone or something waiting to catch us on the other side." - Jodi Picoult

"The monk at St. Meinrad took his hands and placed them on my shoulders, peered straight into my eyes and said, 'I hope you'll hear what I'm about to tell you. I hope you'll hear it all the way down to your toes. When you're waiting, you're not doing nothing. You're doing the most important something there is. You're allowing your soul to grow up. If you can't be still and wait, you can't become what God created you to be." - Sue Monk Kidd

"Sitting down and weeping is what women have done for centuries, and it has done no good at all. Nor praying. God has given us the earth. He is not waiting in the next room, ready to fix it for us if we ruin it. If we do not care for it, no one will. On other worlds, other races of men perhaps do better than we have done. He cares for us, but he does not control what we do." - Sheri S Tepper

"Jesus didn't do it all. Jesus didn't meet every need. He left people waiting in line to be healed. He left one town to preach to another. He hid away to pray. He got tired. He never interacted with the vast majority of people on the planet. He spent thirty years in training and only three years in ministry. He did not try to do it all. And yet, he did everything God asked him to do." - Kevin Deyoung

"I do not hesitate to say, that those who call themselves Abolitionists should at once effectually withdraw their support, both inperson and property, from the government of Massachusetts, and not wait until they constitute a majority of one, before they suffer the right to prevail through them. I think that it is enough if they have God on their side, without waiting for that other one. Moreover, any man more right than his neighbors constitutes a majority of one already." - Henry David Thoreau

"The monk at St. Meinrad took his hands and placed them on my shoulders, peered straight into my eyes and said, "I hope you"ll hear what I'm about to tell you. I hope you"ll hear it all the way down to your toes. When you're waiting, you're not doing nothing. You're doing the most important something there is. You're allowing your soul to grow up. If you ca' be still and wait, you ca' become what God created you to be." - Sue Monk Kidd

"Jesus did' do it all. Jesus did' meet every need. He left people waiting in line to be healed. He left one town to preach to another. He hid away to pray. He got tired. He never interacted with the vast majority of people on the planet. He spent thirty years in training and only three years in ministry. He did not try to do it all. And yet, he did everything God asked him to do." - Kevin Deyoung

"I do not hesitate to say, that those who call themselves Abolitionists should at once effectually withdraw their support, both in person and property, from the government of Massachusetts, and not wait until they constitute a majority of one, before they suffer the right to prevail through them. I think that it is enough if they have God on their side, without waiting for that other one. Moreover, any man more right than his neighbors constitutes a majority of one already." - Henry David Thoreau



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