"Jesus said to him, Get up, pick up your mat and walk."
"Aeneas, Peter said to him, Jesus Christ makes you well. Get up and make your bed."
-Acts 9: 34
"We are often troubled, but not crushed; sometimes in doubt, but never in despair; there are many enemies, but we are never without a friend; and though badly hurt at times, we are not destroyed."
-2 Corinthians 4:8-9
"We also boast of our troubles, because we know that trouble produces endurance."
"Happy is the person who remains faithful under trials, because when he succeeds in passing such a test, he will receive as his reward the life which God has promised to those who love him."
"For we fix our attention, not on things that are seen, but on things that are unseen. What can be seen lasts only for a time, but what cannot be seen, lasts forever."
-2 Corinthians 4:18
"Don't worry about anything, but in all your prayers ask God for what you need, always asking Him with a thankful heart. And God's peace, which is far beyond human understanding, will keep your hearts and minds safe in union with Christ Jesus."
"At all times carry faith as a shield; for with it you will be able to put out all the burning arrows shot by the evil one."
"Be joyful always, pray at all times, be thankful in all circumstances. This is what God wants from you in your life in union with Christ Jesus."
-1 Thessalonians 5:16-17
Today is Friday.
May is almost over.
Our SH Elementary school chapter ends as Gabi graduates from 8th grade today.