2 Cor 4:17 For our light and momentary troubles are achieving for us an eternal glory that far outweighs them all.
A breakdown of Les Miserables. Jean Val Jean, mayor of city, raises an orphan daughter, lives a long life, dies he goes to heaven, great story. All that is true, but I left out, 20 years in prison, hunted down for most of his life by authorities, illiterate, orphan daughter’s mother watched her die, a little thing called the French Revolution.
Hard times are chapters in your story that help shape your whole book/life. Don’t let suffering be the whole story. Just a chapter that forms the whole
5. Good will come from this. Matt 1:9-10, 16
Pro 25:1 These are more proverbs of Solomon, compiled by the men of Hezekiah king of Judah:
After Hezekiah's sickness and healing, 3 years later he would have a son, Manasseh. His sickness made him want to have a family.
Hezekiah's sickness worked out for the ultimate good.