This is the second article of five on the HEART. We will look at the second letter— E. I will define it as: Endurance.

In Matthew 13, there is an issue with the soil of the heart that Jesus addresses. 

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But he who received the seed on stony places, this is he who hears the word and immediately receives it with joy; yet he has NO ROOT in himself, but ENDURES only for a while. For when tribulation or persecution arises because of the word, immediately he  STUMBLES.” ~Matthew 13:20-21 NKJV

When you lack endurance you will continually stumble. It causes the soil of your heart to not be able to root the seed, therefore you will not bear fruit.

The truth is, in life you will have many opportunities to quit. It’s impossible to endure these times without patience. In Hebrews 6 it says, “through faith and patience they inherited the promise.” 

When the Lord speaks to you it can be very exciting! But that word will be tested; your faith will be tested. This is what produces patience. Patience is actually what you need.  

It’s in the time of patiently waiting on God to answer, that you are being strengthened. God is not tormenting you; He is helping you build endurance. 

As a good Father, He knows that you need strength and patience so that you can build endurance and not faint in the day of adversity.

Be encouraged! Do not give up! Receive the strength, patience and endurance that you need to finish your race! 

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Published by Pastor Sommer

Pastor Sommer is a Consecrated One; and has the honor of helping Rev Wildfire as a Missionary and Pastor in the Wildfire Missions. She is an amplifier for the voice of God on the earth; transmitting Holy Spirit inspired teaching and preaching to God’s chosen people all over the world.

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Jane Obi
Jane Obi

Amen!! I receive grace to always endure!!

nancy1505
nancy1505

Amen

Ms_Sharonie
Ms_Sharonie

Amen.

Aggie Muska
Aggie Muska

Amen, Holy Spirit help me to be patient in all that I do in Jesus name Amen

Onyinyechi
Onyinyechi

Amen

Nneka
Nneka

Amen

Nnediora
Nnediora

AMEN

Ebube sly
Ebube sly

AMEN

ChristyEboh
ChristyEboh

Amen

Etima Essien
Etima Essien

Amen