The scripture says to “count it as Joy when you go through diverse adversity and let patience have her perfect work in you to make you whole”. Walt Disney was often quoted as saying “You may not realize it when it happens, but a kick in the teeth may be the best thing in the world for you. “That’s a pretty tough challenge. My prayer for you on this tough scripture is that you hear God’s amazing Grace and Power to use that which hurts and scars to make us complete and perfect.
Count it as Joy - James 1:2-4
Dr. John M. Stephenson