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Persecution


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July 29, 2013 Persecution Part 6: 1 Thessalonians 3:1-5 – Steadfastness in Persecution In the battle of Hastings, in 1066, William of Normandy, also known as William the Conqueror, invaded England because he claimed that Harold the King had pledged fealty to him and wanted him to submit to him. King Harold’s men 0
July 29, 2013 Persecution Part 5: Mark 8:34-38 – The Cross and Persecution Jesus’ words are strong words. Taking up your cross means to go to your death. When Jesus spoke in this way he meant that to follow Him means to give up your life. Whether someone will follow the way of 0
July 29, 2013 Persecution Part 4: Colossians 4:6 – Our Response in Persecution Our response in the midst of persecution is not inherited. We do not have an automatic right response because we are Christians. We need to be taught the right way to respond and put it into practice lest we cease 0
July 29, 2013 Persecution Part 2: Romans 8:28 – God’s Purposes in Persecution As Paul describes that, “all things work together for good to them that love God and are the called according to His purpose, this includes any persecution we might endure for His sake. However, in saying this, we must understand 0
July 29, 2013 Persecution Part 1: Matthew 13:20-21 – The Roots of Endurance Persecution has often been the watering pot for exponential growth in Christianity. Though Satan has sought to quench the fire of the Gospel through persecution, it seems that dungeon, flame and sword has been an effective means of its progress. 0
July 29, 2013 Persecution Part 7: 1 Peter 5:8-12 – Final Miscellaneous Thoughts on Persecution Have you ever been mistaken? Has your understanding of reality ever been challenged? Did your senses ever deceive you because you misinterpreted the data your senses were sending you? This is what Peter was addressing in his letter. These Christians 0
July 29, 2013 Persecution Part 3: 1 Peter 4:12-13 – The Varying Nature of Persecution As we discuss the varying nature of persecution we must remember that Satan is the author of persecution. These types of persecution we’ll discuss are merely his visible attacks he incites against believers through human agents. We must always keep 0