To many, this seems to be a season of great stress, anxiety, affliction, pain, and woe at many levels. Whether real or imaginary, such a season can take its toll.
Yes, this season might be stressful, anxious, afflicting, painful, and woeful; but I have the greatest faith, confidence, expectation, anticipation, and even joy that behind all this present suffering God is preparing some wonderful and powerful revelations and blessings for those who remain committed to Him. Job is a prime example. For Job’s faithfulness and trust while suffering, God restored a greater reward than before.
So endure, endure, endure! Yes, this might be a very trying season but hold this confident: God is working it all for good if we hold our faith in Him. Be encouraged!
Affirmation: …but God is faithful, who will not suffer you to be tempted above that ye are able…