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The persecuted church

2 Thessalonians 1:1–12 Today is International Day of Prayer for the Persecuted Church. Today is the day we remind ourselves that as Christians we have given up a life of comfort and plenty. As Christians, we forsake the false promises … Continue reading

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The body of suffering

2 Timothy 3:10–17 “Everyone who wants to live a godly life in Christ Jesus will suffer persecution.” Paul didn’t try to pretend that being a follower of Jesus is easy. In his second letter to Timothy he warned that everyone … Continue reading

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Persecuted Church

International Day of Prayer for the Persecuted Church Romans 8:26–39 Today is International Day of Prayer for the Persecuted Church. Persecution is not strange. Paul told Timothy that all of us will be persecuted. “Yes, and everyone who wants to … Continue reading

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Blessed are they who are persecuted

Matthew 5:1–12 Today is International Day or Prayer for the persecuted church, so I want to skip ahead in our Scripture to verse 11. We are, as you know, working our way through the beatitudes, that series of sayings by … Continue reading

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