James 1: 2-4 ” Consider it pure joy, my brothers, whenever you face trials of many kinds, because you know that the testing of your faith develops perseverance. Perseverance must finish its work so that you may be mature and complete, not lacking anything.”

What exactly is perseverance, and how do we develop it through exercising our faith?  Perseverance is hope under pressure…its not allowing surrender or giving in to trials.  Perseverance is the purpose in which we reach the goal of spiritual maturity.

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