Message taken from James 1:2-12.
What are Trials?
Trials: adversity, affliction or trouble: sent or allowed by God that serve to test or prove one’s character, faith and holiness. There are two facts about Trials:
1. They are coming: 1 Peter 4:12-13
2. They come in various kinds: financial, relational, physical, emotional, spiritual, professional
Why do they come?
1. They reveal our heart
2. They test and strengthen our faith
3. They produce character
How can we rejoice in them?
What does God want to do in me?