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Are You in Pain? Being Persecuted?

As I read my Bible this morning I was so moved by these verses. I hope these words will bless you as you read them:

2Corinthians 12:9 & 10

And he said unto me, "My grace is sufficient for thee: for my strength is made perfect in weakness." Most gladly therefore will I rather glory in my infirmities, that the power of Christ may rest upon me.

Therefore I take pleasure in infirmities, in reproaches, in necessities, in persecutions, in distresses for Christ's sake: for when I am weak, then am I strong.

Some days when I get up the pain is so overbearing I sit silently with tears flowing down my face. But it's in these times, God truly does reveal some of the most awesome things to me. For instance, when I shattered my ankle a few years back. I was very dependent upon others for quite some time. I can honestly say this period of time in my life taught me to be more patient, to be more tolerant, to be content with whatever someone did for me regardless if it w…