Scriptures on Hardship
The fire will test the quality of each man's work.
(1 Corinthians 3:13)
Be joyful always; pray continually; give thanks in all circumstances, for this is God's will for you in Christ Jesus.
(1 Thessalonians 5:16-18)
Endure hardship with us like a good soldier of Christ Jesus.
(2 Timothy 2:3)
When times are good, be happy; but when times are bad, consider: God has made the one as well as the other. (Ecclesiastes 7:14)
Light is sweet, and it pleases the eyes to see the sun. However many years a man may live, let him enjoy them all. But let him remember the days of darkness, for they will be many. (Ecclesiastes 11:7-8)
Endure hardship as discipline; God is treating you as sons. For what son is not disciplined by his father? (Hebrews 12:7)
Blessed is the man who perseveres under trial, because when he has stood the test, he will receive the crown of life that God has promised to those who love him. (James 1:12)
I will continue to rejoice, for I know that through your prayers and the help given by the Spirit of Jesus Christ, what has happened to me will turn out for my deliverance.
Praise be to the Lord, to God our Savior, who daily bears our burdens. (Psalm 68:19)
**Copyright, 2002, Brian Campbell (Permission is granted to copy for personal use only.)