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Count It All Joy! (James 1:2)

Greater The Test, Greater The Testimony! “Be very happy when you are tested in different ways, knowing that the testing of your faith develops perseverance! Let perseverance finish its work, so that you may be mature and complete, lacking in nothing!” (James 1:2-4 GWT) Tests are events that demonstrate the genuineness of our faith in Christ and improve the quality of our spiritual life. Tests in the life of a Christian are for God to reveal Himself as Jehovah Jireh, our provider, Jehovah Rapha, our healer, Jehovah Shamma, the LORD is with us, Jehovah Gibbor, the LORD mighty in battle! I encourage you to be joyful no matter what you’re facing, be not weary in well doing; you will reap a harvest if you don’t give up! (Galatians 6:9, 1 John 4:4) 

“When you’re in over your head, I’ll be there with you. When you’re in rough waters, you will not go down. When you’re between a rock and a hard place, it won’t be a dead end, because I am God, the Holy one of Israel, your Savior” (Isaiah 43:2 MS…