James 1:2-4 (NAS) – Consider it all joy, my brethren, when you encounter various trials, knowing that the testing of your faith produces endurance. And let endurance have its perfect result, so that you may be perfect and complete, lacking in nothing.
Philippians 4:11 (NAS) – Not that I speak from want, for I have learned to be content in whatever circumstances I am.
Isaiah 57:15 (MSG) – Message from the high and towering God, who lives in Eternity, whose name is Holy: “I live in the high and holy places, but also with the low-spirited, the spirit-crushed, And what I do is put new spirit in them, get them up and on their feet again.
Romans 5:3-5 (VOICE) – 3 And that’s not all. We also celebrate in seasons of suffering because we know that when we suffer we develop endurance, 4 which shapes our characters. When our characters are refined, we learn what it means to hope and anticipate God’s goodness. 5 And hope will never fail to satisfy our deepest need because the Holy Spirit that was given to us has flooded our hearts with God’s love.
Psalm 37:23-24 (CEV) – 23 If you do what the Lord wants, he will make certain each step you take is sure. 24 The Lord will hold your hand, and if you stumble, you still won’t fall.
Psalm 37:23-24 (VOICE) – 23 If you are right with God, He strengthens you for the journey; the Eternal will be pleased with your life. 24 And even though you trip up, you will not fall on your face because He holds you by the hand.