God’s Presence in Waiting


Sermon Summary


December 8, 2019

Shawn Stinson



1 Samuel: 1


  • Intro: Waiting exposes what we really believe about God
  • The Bible says waiting is a normative experience, not abnormal
  • 1 Samuel 1-2 Hannah and waiting for God
  • Waiting requires faith

Sending Questions

  1. How does the story of Hannah help you to trust God in times of waiting?
  2. Where do you see yourself using moralism instead of faith to try to move past a time of waiting for God?
  3. What would be helpful from your community for you to wait faithfully for God?


God With Us

Goodness of God

No Other Name

Let Us Adore