Jules Suman †

Finding my voice as a wife, mother, teacher, and a follower of Jesus

2 Thessalonians 3:5 June 11, 2012

Filed under: Uncategorized — julessuman @ 8:44 pm

Originally posted on Faith Passage:

2 Thessalonians 3:5

New Living Translation (NLT)

“May the Lord lead your hearts into a full understanding and expression of the love of God and the patient endurance that comes from Christ.”

patience (noun): the power or capacity to endure without complaint something difficult or disagreeable; forebearance, longsuffering.

The verse above is a prayer from Paul to the church at Thessolonica as they continued to deal with persecution and false teaching. The word “lead” in the prayer literally means to “make straight” their

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