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And He was saying to them all, “If anyone wishes to come after Me, he must deny himself, and take up his cross daily and follow Me.”Luke 9.23
Yet, with respect to the promise of God, he did not waver in unbelief but grew strong in faith, giving glory to God, and being fully assured that what God had promised, He was able also to perform.Romans 4.20-21
Keep God’s perspective on your problems. God is working during your struggles. What does it look like to worship God during a struggle? What people do you rely on for prayer support—people who genuinely and faithfully pray for spiritual growth? If you don’t have someone praying for you, you should.