PAIN & TROUBLE BRINGS OPPORTUNITIES TO GROW: The Apostle James said, "When troubles come your way, consider it an opportunity for great joy. For you know that when your faith is tested, your endurance has a chance to grow." C.S. Lewis said, "God, who foresaw your tribulation, has specially armed you to go through it, not without pain but without stain." Let's choose to be joyful in joyless times understanding that PAIN & TROUBLE BRINGS OPPORTUNITIES TO GROW.