Hardship often prepares an ordinary person for an extraordinary destiny.
“For I know the thoughts I think toward you,” says Yahweh, “thoughts of peace, and not of evil, to give you hope and a future.”
~ Jeremiah 29:11 (World English Bible)
“…To whomever much is given, of him much will be required; and to whom much was entrusted, of him more will be asked.”
~ Luke 12:48b (World English Bible)