Stubborn Singing - #2633
You may be in a sickbed, or an unemployment line, or a lonely time, or a time of overwhelming stress, but it is not what should determine your attitude or your talk. It's the Christ in you, not the circumstances around you. I want to be like our little canary friend - singing, no matter what. And turning the sadness of others to singing, too.
Fox in the Bible - a Christian perspective
Nehemiah faced many frustrations and setbacks when he was rebuilding the wall. In this verse we read of Tobiah's cynicism against the project. He says that if even a fox ran up that wall it would come down.