What’s the word this week?
What verse is the word from?
Rejoicing in hope, persevering in tribulation, devoted to prayer.
Why is it important?
This is important because when trials or difficulty arise we can’t just give up and surrender. We need to continue on in God’s will striving to achieve success. We can also help others by encouraging them, by working with them, and by sharing our testimonies.
How has the use of it changed over time?
This graph shows the use of the word persevere over the course of history. It is interesting that it has declined so rapidly over the last century.