The transforming power of pain and suffering


If there’s one thing that pains and sufferings should teach us, that is how to be a better person. The same way that fire purifies and refine the gold, pain and sufferings purify our hearts and refine our character.

More than that, we rejoice in our sufferings, knowing that suffering produces endurance, and endurance produces character, and character produces hope, and hope does not disappoint us, because God’s love has been poured into our hearts through the Holy Spirit which has been given to us. – Rom 5:3-5

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