Joy In Tribulation

Joy: deep satisfaction and assurance that God is in control no matter what our circumstances are. James 1:1-2 James, a servant of God and of the Lord Jesus Christ, to the twelve tribes which are scattered abroad, greeting. My brethren, count it all joy when ye fall...

Learning Patience Through Trials

Paul and Silas were in prison because they healed a woman from a spirit of divination so her master couldn’t make money by her. They weren’t in the prison saying “woe is me” but they were singing praises to God (Acts 16:16-25). James 1:2-3 My brethren, count it all...

Putting On Longsuffering

There’s a difference between longsuffering and patience. Longsuffering has to do with people in our life. Patience has to do with situations in our life. Forbearance is longsuffering and putting up with something you don’t like or would like to change....

Exercising Patience

What are we impatient about? What does impatience mean? Impatience is annoyance because of delay or opposition, to bother, restless eagerness to go somewhere or to do something. Patience in doing the will of God is not an optional Christian virtue, because faith is...

The Love Of God

The love of God in this verse is “agape” love. It is a love that desires to do what God wants no matter what it is. I John 5:1-3 Whosoever believeth that Jesus is the Christ is born of God: and every one that loveth him that begat loveth him also that is...