Bible Passage: Romans 8:28-39
It seems there are ample reasons for being pessimistic about life in this world. But the Apostle Paul makes an extraordinary claim: “we know that in all things God works for the good of those who love him, who have been called according to his purpose” (Rom. 8:28). How is such optimism possible? The answer is what we celebrate today–the resurrection of Jesus Christ from the grave!