Be expectant, My Child. When you pray, be as assured of the outcome as a when a woman is with child and has full confidence that a baby shall be born.
Be as the farmer, who, when he plants a seed, expects a harvest from it. Raise your expectations from the earthly realm to a heavenly realm.
You are a Child of the King. My plans for you are always GOOD. I AM the God who Gives.
Lift up your eyes and see as I see. See with eyes of faith. Plant the seed of the Word and expect good things to come to pass. Stretch forth your hand in faith to receive and lift up your face to Me in joyful expectancy.
Yes, Beloved, this is My will for your life. Eye has not seen nor ear heard of the wonderful things I have planned for you but all will be revealed to you by My Spirit.
Be brave and of good courage and expect that what I have promised and what you have believed for and spoken over SHALL come to pass.
The prospect of the future; grounds upon which something excellent is expected to happen; prospect of anything good to come
1 to wait for that of the realization of which one is assured
2 describes the stretching forth of the head toward an object that is anticipated
“Wait and hope for and expect the Lord; be brave and of good courage and let your heart be stout and enduring. Yes, wait for and hope for and expect the Lord,” Psalm 27:14 (AMP).
“Whatever you ask in My name, that will I do, so that the Father may be glorified in the Son. If you ask Me anything in My name, I will do it,” John 14:13-14.
“Be patient, then, brethren, till the presence of the Lord; lo, the husbandman doth EXPECT the precious fruit of the earth, being patient for it, till he may receive rain — early and latter,” James 5:7.
“Now to Him Who, by (in consequence of) the [action of His] power that is at work within us, is able to [carry out His purpose and] do superabundantly, far over and above all that we [dare] ask or think [infinitely beyond our highest prayers, desires, EXPECTATIONS, thoughts, hopes, or dreams ]—
To Him be glory in the church and in Christ Jesus throughout all generations forever and ever. Amen (so be it),” Ephesians 3:21-22 (AMP).
~Deborah Waldron Fry