The Joy of the Lord in Trials

Biblical Verse
“Consider it pure joy, my brothers and sisters, whenever you face trials of many kinds, because you know that the testing of your faith produces perseverance.”
James 1:2-3

Thought of the Day
Even in trials, we can find joy, knowing that these challenges are refining our faith and character.

Practical Advice
In the face of a trial today, instead of despair, choose to view it as a chance to grow in faith and perseverance.

In the name of Jesus Christ, Heavenly Father, in my trials, help me to see the opportunity for growth in faith and character, and fill me with Your joy.Amen.