Are You Too Comfortable?
I asked for Strength………
And God gave me Difficulties to make me strong.
I asked for Wisdom………
And God gave me Problems to solve.
I asked for Prosperity………
And God gave me Brain and Brawn to work.
I asked for Courage………
And God gave me Danger to overcome.
I asked for Love………
And God gave me Troubled people to help.
I asked for Favors………
And God gave me Opportunities.
I received nothing I wanted ……..
I received everything I needed!
~ Author Unknown
Have you ever noticed that your comfort level is a direct
reflection of your personal growth? When things seem to be
going smoothly, you’re growing less and stagnating more.
On the flip side of this, it’s only when you’re experiencing
difficulties that survival mode kicks in, your creativity is
whetted and honed, and you become determined to succeed.
It’s this discomfort that allows you to become better than you
I encourage you to embrace that discomfort and learn from it.
CONSIDER IT PURE JOY, MY BROTHERS AND SISTERS,
WHENEVER YOU FACE TRIALS OF MANY KINDS, BECAUSE
YOU KNOW THAT THE TESTING OF YOUR FAITH PRODUCES
PERSEVERANCE. LET PERSEVERANCE FINISH ITS WORK SO
THAT YOU MAY BE MATURE AND COMPLETE, NOT