Certainly Paul’s circumstances were anything but joyful! He had been arrested illegally, taken to Rome, and was now awaiting trial. How was he able to have such joy in the midst of uncomfortable circumstances? Because happiness is based on our happenings while joy is based in Jesus! He had the “single mind”—his concern was not for Paul, but for Christ and the Gospel.
Romans 8:28 - do you know that verse? You should! It’s one of the most important promises (at least to me) when I feel confused about what God is doing or what I should be doing. It says, “And we know that all things work together for good to them that love God, to them … Continue reading How God Works Things Out for Good