The Wait

A Powerful Practice to Find the Love of Your Life and the Life You Love

What if waiting for sex is the fastest way to build a love that lasts? We live in a culture addicted to instant gratification: the quick hookup, the miracle cure, and the overnight sensation. The Wait is the remedy for that addiction.


The Life-Changing Practice of Waiting

Faced with starting a new relationship and wanting to avoid potentially devastating pitfalls, DeVon and his wife, Meagan, chose to do something almost unheard of in today’s society—abstain from sex until they were married. In The Wait, the couple shares how the life-changing message of waiting, rather than rushing a relationship, will help you:

The Wait is filled with candid his-and-hers accounts of the most important moments of DeVon and Meagan’s dating relationship.

Plus, they provide practical advice on how waiting for everything, from starting to date to having sex, can transform your relationships and help build a storybook romance based on patience, trust, and faith.

The Wait Devotional:

Daily Inspirations for Finding the Love of Your Life and the Life You Love A daily devotional based on the New York Times bestselling The Wait, filled with inspiring readings about how having the patience to wait for God’s best—instead of grasping for what you want right now—can transform your life.

In The Wait, DeVon Franklin and Meagan Good, shared the life-changing message that waiting—rather than rushing—can be the key for finding the person you’re meant to be with.

Now, their powerful message is reflected again in The Wait Devotional. Filled with scripture, prayers, and DeVon and Meagan’s trademark conversational style, this 90-day devotional is packed with real-time advice for men and women trying to successfully navigate the ins and outs of dating, love, and relationships. You’ll discover how waiting for everything—from sex to getting engaged—can transform your entire life by giving you greater patience, joy, peace, healing, faith, and love.

Whether you’re waiting for the right person to come along or you’re searching for the strength to put intimacy on hold, The Wait Devotional can help you slow down and trust in God’s perfect timing, day by day.