Afflictions

Afflictions: pain, illness, distresses, anything that causes physical or mental upset. Psalm 34:19 Many are the afflictions of the righteous: but the Lord delivereth him out of them all. God has a purpose in afflictions. Afflictions are temporary but some last a long...

Pride

Without humility, we aren’t going to make it. We are the ones who have to humble ourselves. God hates pride. I Peter 5:5-7 Likewise, ye younger, submit yourselves unto the elder. Yea, all of you be subject one to another, and be clothed with humility: for God...

Thankful In All Things

The children of Israel were unthankful because of unbelief. We have to learn to be thankful in all things. I Corinthians 10:1-3 Moreover, brethren, I would not that ye should be ignorant, how that all our fathers were under the cloud, and all passed through the sea;...

Patience Like Christ

God wants us to have and show the same patience as Christ. II Thessalonians 3:5 (Amplified Bible, Classic Ed.) May the Lord direct your hearts into [realizing and showing] the love of God and into the steadfastness and patience of Christ and in waiting for His return....

Contentment Or Covetousness

God told Joshua that he was going to be with him and wouldn’t fail or forsake him. Joshua 1:5 There shall not any man be able to stand before thee all the days of thy life: as I was with Moses, so I will be with thee: I will not fail thee, nor forsake thee. Paul says...