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Living in the Waiting Room

Living in the Waiting Room

By Rev. Robert J. Gebel


Wait for the LORD; be strong, and let your heart take courage; wait for the LORD! (Psalm 27:14 ESV)


Comedian Steven Wright says, as part of his jokes, that he likes to sit in waiting rooms. When asked why he does it, he will say “No reason; just waiting. That’s what the room is for, right?” The humor, of course, is that no one waits without a reason. We wait for appointments, big events, and for friends to arrive, without compiling just how much time w