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...

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 And Faith For Hope

It is by patience and faith that we have hope. Hope is a confident expectation that things will be good in the future. Romans 15:4 For whatsoever things were written aforetime were written for our learning, that we through patience and comfort of the scriptures might...

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....