It Is Well
by Randy Chambers, 2008-11-29
Philippians 4:11 NIV: Not that I speak in respect of want: for I
have learned, in whatsoever state I am, therewith to be content.
Paul's circumstances changed frequently. Yet in the midst of it he found contentment
and the peace to say "it is well." For he knew even in the tough times that God
was still at work, and that God was bringing all things to their appointed place. The
knowledge of this enabled Paul to know that all was well in the bad times, and in the
"When peace, like a river attendeth my way, When sorrows like sea billows roll;
Whatever my lot, thou hast taught me to say, It is well, it is well with my soul"