We have a habit of associating persecution only with ‘non-Christian’ countries and oppressive regimes. Especially in democratic societies we tend automatically to think that persecution belongs to a world we don’t really know. The idea that we may also be among those Jesus was addressing in this statement seldom occurs to us.
This is the eight in a series of articles written by Cheryl McGrath over at Bread for the Bride. This article takes a good look at persecution of the faithful and of Jesus as well.
To finish reading this article, please head over to http://breadforthebride.wordpress.com/2012/08/15/bride-atude-eight-the-light-keepers/ While you are there, why not check out the rest of Cheryl’s site, let her know something she wrote blessed you.
About the author: Greg is a strong believer in Jesus Christ and is also a political analyst and author. By day he is a self-employed non-emergency medical transport driver, as well as being an author and blogger. His articles are first published on True Conservative Pundit and Inspirational Christian Blogs, and from there the articles are widely published on many well-known conservative websites. If you would like to republish his articles, please feel free to do so leaving all links intact and crediting the author and the website that the article appeared on.
Greg is the author of the newly released book: Spiritual Darkness is Destroying America and the Church
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