Spiritual Gifts part 246: That power that raised Christ from the dead
March 28, 2012
Spiritual Gifts Part 246: The same power that raised Christ from the dead is now available to develop patience in you.
makrothumia is patience exhibited under ill treatment by a person, while hupomone is patience shown under trials, difficulties and hardships.
“You must first have a lot of patience to learn to have patience.” Stanislaw Lec
Real patience can only come as a grace gift from God.
Col 1:11 strengthened with all power, according to His glorious might, for the attaining of all steadfastness [hupomone] and patience [makrothumia]
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