James 1:9 exhorts, “Believers in humble circumstances ought to take pride in their high position.” God lifts up the lowly and humble. If you are stressed because your resources are running low, be patient and trust in the Lord. His Word says that He will lift you up in due time. Doesn’t most of our stress come from a fear of losing something we can’t hold onto anyway? But when we take on a humble attitude, the concerns of this world grow strangely dim and are replaced by indescribable joy.
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