Dear friends, don’t overlook this one fact: With the Lord one day is like
a thousand years, and a thousand years like one day. The Lord does not
delay his promise, as some understand delay, but is patient with you,
not wanting any to perish but all to come to repentance.
2 PETER 3:8–9, CSB
Father, thank You for being patient with ____________________. I know every day You extend his/her life is testimony to Your long suffering and desire for all people to know and personally experience the hope that comes through faith in Jesus Christ. I also understand You could return at any moment and, when You do, it will be too late for those who have never repented of their sins and trusted You. I pray this reality will create a sense of urgency in my life and cause me to share with boldness. I ask that Your kindness will lead ____________________ to repent of his/her sins and experience life with You now and forever.