•2 Corinthians 4:7–18
Questions to Consider
•How do negative patterns of thought and speech perpetuate themselves?
•What are some things which help you stay positive?
•How does God use negative situations for good?
•How does Jesus give you reason to be positive in the midst of difficult circumstances?
Plan of Action
•If you find yourself stuck in negative patterns of believing and thinking, start a journal. Write each day what you have to be thankful for, what God is teaching you, and ways he is empowering you to serve others.