Read the passage out loud or silently to yourself. Insert your name where there are blanks.
My brothers and sisters, think of the various tests you encounter as occasions for joy. After all, you know that the testing of your faith produces endurance, _________. Let this endurance complete its work so that you may be fully mature, complete, and lacking in nothing.
- James 1:2-4 (Common English Bible)
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Emmaus helped me laugh again, and it brought joy back to my life after the loss of my child. I am now stronger than ever in my walk with the Lord. And to this day, I continue to sponsor pilgrims to The Walk to Emmaus. In my local church, I have led our discipleship team and have had the opportunity to start new Sunday school classes and various women’s ministries. ¡De Colores!”