Patience is another of those words which we know and use, but do we really stop to think about what it means, and more importantly, are we truly patient; especially with the children we love? Dictionary.com describes patience as . . .
Love is patient.It doesn't get clearer than this. When we love, we show patience, because we love. We learn this from how God treats us. He is patient with us, because He loves us - look at Psalms 103:8 . . .
The Lord is merciful and gracious, slow to anger and abounding in steadfast love.