Acts 9:15-16 BibleHub – Jesus to Ananias
But the Lord said to him, “Go, for he is a chosen instrument of Mine, to bear My name before the Gentiles and kings and the sons of Israel; for I will show him how much he must suffer for My name’s sake.”
Acts 27:10 BibleGateway
“Men, I can see that our voyage is going to be disastrous and bring great loss to ship and cargo, and to our own lives also.”
Paul (formerly Saul) suffered a lot for God’s glory, and we are blessed by it. He wouldn’t have had it any other way. Are we as accepting of our walk of faith?
Job 2:10 (NIV) BibleHub
He replied, “You are talking like a foolish woman. Shall we accept good from God, and not trouble?” In all this, Job did not sin in what he said.