2 Timothy 3:10–11 (KJV) But thou hast fully known my doctrine, manner of life, purpose, faith, longsuffering, charity, patience, 11 Persecutions, afflictions, which came unto me at Antioch, at Iconium, at Lystra; what persecutions I endured: but out of them all the Lord delivered me.
A. Life through you will have persecutions and affliction
B. The key to defeating persecution and affliction is endurance
C. Persecutions and afflictions are marathons of troubles sent to test your endurance
D. The winner in any marathon is the person who outlasts the others
E. The victory only comes to those who outlast the problems
F. The key to outlasting your problems is keeping P.A.C.E.
G. P.A.C.E.: Peace. Appreciation. Control. Excellence.