Gratitude In Tough Times
Delivered By
Dr. Ed Simpson
Delivered On
November 19, 2017 at 10:00 AM

Adversity can be:

Universal                       Impartial

Untimely                        Enduring

Intense                           Costly

Depressing                    Confictive

Trying                             Demoralizing

I. It contributes to a Godly life.

II. It enourages us to look at the hand of God in our circumstances.

III. It breaks our dependency on self.

IV. It reminds us to totally depend on God.

V. It affirms God's commands to maintain an attitude of Faith.

VI. It strengthens our witness for Christ.

VII. It displaces our worry with the peace of God.

VIII. It shifts our attention to God and away from our problems.