In the time of testing and danger that all on the ship went through, compare the reactions of Paul (verses 42, 43). Why was Paul able to behave so calmly and inspire others with his example?
Do you have inner resources that help you to stand in times like these?
Notice that the shipwreck was caused through not taking Paul’s advice.
See Study 52, Question 2. Is this a warning to you not to make shipwreck of your life through disobedience of some plain command of God (e.g., 2 Cor. 6:14 and Matt. 6:33)?