HOW TO FACE PERSECUTION. FOUNDATIONS FOR NO REGRET LIVING
Did you know that becoming a Christian has always meant a ticket to persecution? The pages of the history of the church are stained with the blood and tears of countless saints. The story of the Old Testament saints is no less blood-stained. The writer of Hebrews wrote the Spirit of God’s Divine record of the suffering that has flowed from the Garden of Eden to the last Old Testament prophet John the Baptist.
THE BEGINNING OF THE TRIBULATION
The events described in this section are “the beginning of birth-pangs” (Matt. 24:8). The image of a woman in travail is a picture of the Tribulation period (Isa. 13:6–11; 1 Thes. 5:5). Let’s consider some of the significant events that will occur at the beginning of this period.
A BIBLICAL PERSPECTIVE
ON PERSECUTION OF BELIEVERS
First, Persecution is inevitable for Christians:
• Matthew 5:11-12
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