Designed to Thrive August 2018 When it comes to our relationship with Christ, we are designed to thrive as we grow in His likeness. And when we abide in Him, we bear fruit which is a blessing to those around us brings God glory. But life does not become easy just because we live for Christ - persecution and trials are promised to those who believe. So what does it look like to thrive when these times come? The answer from John 15 is the same whether we are in seasons of joy or sorrow - abide in Him.