Trouble: 2CO 4:8; PHI 4:8

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We are troubled on every side, yet not distressed.
I have learned  .  .  .  to be content.
The Apostle Paul is a tremendous example for us. How many of us could say that we are troubled on every side, yet not distressed? For many of us just one problem is enough to “get us down.” What was Paul’s secret? He had learned, through experience with God, to be content - anywhere, any time, in any circumstances. He knew the Source of contentment - Jesus, the Son of God. So although troubles raged, Paul was not distressed. Do you know Jesus that well?