I Wait Quietly Before The Lord – Psalm 62

Join us this Sunday as Pastor David speaks from Psalm 62 focusing on why we need to wait on the Lord. Service begins at 10:30 in-person or online!

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I wait quietly before God, for my salvation               comes from Him. (Psalm 62:1) (NLT)

1.  ________ wait quietly before God

-I Kings 18:21, Jeremiah 29:13  

2. I ____________ quietly before God

But those who wait upon the LORD will renew their strength; they will mount up on wings like eagles; they will run and not grow weary, they will walk and not faint. (Isaiah 40:31)

3. I wait _______________ before the Lord

Truly my soul waiteth upon God; from Him cometh my salvation (Psalm 62:1) (KJV)

-Luke 10:38-42

When we get ______________ things get _____________.

4. I wait quietly __________________ God

-Psalm 95:1-7

You have searched me, Lord, and you know me. You know when I sit and when I rise; you perceive my thoughts from afar. You discern my going out and my lying down; you are familiar with all my ways. Before a word is on my tongue you, Lord, know it completely. You hem me in behind and before, and you lay your hand upon me. (Psalm 139:1-5)

5. I wait quietly before ___________

-Psalm 46:1-3, 7, 9-10

Q1: _____________ are you waiting for?

Q2: ___________ are you waiting?

Q3:  ___________ are you waiting on?

Digging Deeper

Q1: Have you ever spent extended time in a waiting room?  If so, what emotions bubbled to the surface while you waited?  

Q2: On a scale of 1 to 10, how would you rate your ability to wait well?  

What could you possibly do to wait “better”?

Q3: What do the following passages teach you about the importance of being still before the Lord?  Exodus 14:13-14, Psalm 37:3-7, Psalm 107:26-30 Lamentations 3:22-26, Mark 4:37-39.

Q4: What attributes or characteristics about God give you the most peace and stability?  Why?

Q5: What do the following verses say to you about the need for humility before and dependence upon the Lord?

Matthew 6:30-32, II Corinthians 12:7-10, Psalm 113:4-9, Psalm 121