If God is looking for one thing in the lives of his followers, it must be perseverance. We have to be a "stick with it" people if we are going to continue to reach our goals of being everything God desires us to be. One Bible scholar begins his class on perseverance by telling his students, "Perseverance is a necessity if we are going to grow, and that means we do everything we can do to stay with God's plans, overcome the obstacles that get in the way, and be prepared to face trials in every step of our journey."
Today I am asking you to read, meditate, and pray about these Bible verses which deal with perseverance. No matter how long you have been a Christian, how much you know about the Bible, or how much you have accomplished in your Christian walk, we all need to learn perseverance. Here are some verses for your consideration: