“Dear brothers and sisters, when troubles come your way, consider it an opportunity for great joy. For you know that when your faith is tested, your endurance has a chance to grow.” James 1:2-3
Good-NESS. I do believe this might possibly be one of the hardest thing God could ask us to do. I mean really-
Our problems now might seem insignificant compared to some of those in the Bible, but they are just as grand. The Lord sees all of our struggles, each and every pain, and is there beside us as we conquer them. He doesn’t put things in our path that are going to beat us down for no reason. It’s so we can see that we need to be picked back up, the dirt dusted off our behinds, and a pat on the back from out Heavenly Father. We can trust in Him that we will never be given any trial that is too hard to bear.