James 1:2-4



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Anger isn’t always wrong, but it’s rarely a helpful emotion.


Decide for yourself.


“You know” – This is the work.  Moving beyond what you’re experiencing to what you know.


Resilience – Let trials do their work. 


The Possibility of Trials:

1.    “Mature” – Perfect

2.    “Well-developed” – Removing weakness and imperfections


3.    “Not deficient” – A complete you, in this place and at this time