This is a dusty, unpleasant example. But the fact is that most every day we are faced with things that we would rather not do because they are not easy or comfortable or pleasant. But love does hard things.
What I have learned in the bright light of His presence is STILL TRUE when I can’t see Him or hear Him or feel that He is near.What’s true in the light is true in the darkness!
I took several weeks to walk through the book of 2nd Peter. I think Peter’s clear desire in this letter (as he was moved by the Spirit to write it) was that we, the readers, would be Stirred in our faith and not be Shaken by the circumstances surrounding us.