Belief = An intellectual agreement with the facts that we have learned
Faith = We prove that our belief is real by acting on it (James 2:14-26). That action is Faith.
Forbearance = Having Patience with people; longsuffering; an attitude of grace, living with their faults and remembering how much God has forgiven us.
Hope = Hope is not a wishful, maybe someday longing. In the Bible, Hope means a confident expectation, looking forward to something that will definitely happen; it just hasn’t happened yet. Waiting on the Lord is really Hoping with Faith.
NT = New Testament
OT = Old Testament
Patience = Endurance; waiting with a good attitude through hard trials or suffering.
Relationship = Two people having influence on one another, a friendship that comes from spending time together
Trust = head knowledge has found its way into our heart. We have placed our trust in God. We know that He knows what is best for us as a good Father and a Good Shepherd. We wait for Him to work for us and in us and through us.
Truth = Biblical truth, both facts and Biblical principles; proven to be real
Waiting on the Lord = Hoping with Faith; persevering through trials; endurance.
The Word = the Bible (as a whole)
If I have left something out, please comment below or email me at firstname.lastname@example.org! If there is a word or abbreviation that I have used in past posts that you don’t completely understand, please comment below, and I’ll add it to the list.