Let perseverance finish its work so that you may be mature and complete, not lacking anything.
Perseverance, or the decision to work hard and endure any kind of suffering for a purpose, is a powerful tool that can shape our character. If we persevere through hard times we gain the ability to endure our own struggles as well as help others overcome their struggles.
What are some major struggles you have going on in your life today?
Do you have vision of the good that can result if you can overcome these hard times?