God Uses Our Trials to Grow Us


Trials are stinky, aren’t they?

But God uses our trials to grow us.

He deems them necessary for our spiritual growth, however. Sometimes it’s simply difficult to wrap a girl’s mind around that one, isn’t it?!

I had my own trial amid an unwanted relocation a couple of years ago. Boy, was I surprised at God’s revelation in the journey! You’ll find more about that revelation as well as encouragement for facing trials, complaining’s crutch, and unwanted relocation’s today as we “Follow the Pillar” at My Messy Desk.


And for more on trials, take a peek at this word study published Wednesday on My Messy Desk.

(These are the two upcoming guest posts I mentioned earlier this week. 😉 )

Until Monday, when we gather again for #ScriptureBank2016…

Linking with Purposeful Faith, Intentionally Pursuing, & 3D Lessons for Life.

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  1. I’m grateful He’s very much present, alive, and active right in the midst of the stuff that could completely do us in. Thanks for these helpful words today, friend …