For you created my inmost being; you knit me together in my mother’s womb. I praise you because I am fearfully and wonderfully made; your works are wonderful, I know that full well.
11 Never be lacking in zeal, but keep your spiritual fervor, serving the Lord.
God designed us with emotions. These emotions were meant for good, even anger and sadness such as a righteous anger and being sad over someones illness or death. Emotions can protect us from harm or bring joy to our spirit….
8 We do not want you to be uninformed, brothers and sisters, about the troubles we experienced in the province of Asia. We were under great pressure, far beyond our ability to endure, so that we despaired of life itself. 9 Indeed, we felt we had received the sentence of death. But this happened that we