I can do all things through him who strengthens me.
The apostle directs us to think about his circumstances.
Apparently being far from ideal, he professes that God
provides in perfect measure for all His children. It is a
reminder of the riches of blessing we all receive in any
and every circumstance.
The text does not just teach contentment in times of
hunger and need, but also the secret of facing plenty and
It is a strong reminder for all to begin each day with
remembering the mercies of God and then face the day
and handle what it brings.