Tag Archives: persecution

I AM the God who gives you my Divine nature 2 Cor 11:16-30

Put your money where your mouth is Comparatively speaking, it is easy to sit in our “ivory towers” soaking in the mysteries of God in the comfort of our western churches while allowing the more remote churches around the world … Continue reading

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I AM the God of comfort, peace and compassion 2 Cor 1:1-11

No fear – because thou art with me. “The world is divided into two things—pleasures and afflictions; I am more afraid of the pleasures than the afflictions. In afflictions you turn to the Lord. The danger is of being carried … Continue reading

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I AM faithful and keep my promises to rescue you. Rom 8:18- 27

Sufferings allow for future glory In the western church some wrongly teach that prosperity is the Christian’s “divine right” and that suffering is because of our “lack of faith”, and/or satanic opposition (Granted, if the governments of the world followed … Continue reading

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I AM the God of peace and encouragement 1 Peter 5:8-14

Greetings remind us we are not alone in the fight We are all in the same boat of trials and persecutions together around the globe.  We have the same enemy – the Devil, who is like a roaring lion who … Continue reading

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I AM the God who allows persecution 1 Peter 4:12-19

The blessing of persecution By “His stripes we are healed” of eternal damnation, and by our stripes others can hear of Christ’s stripes for them.  Oh the cost of possessing the light of the world.  Like Paul says “we fill … Continue reading

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I AM the God who can change you from within 1 Peter 3:8-22

Anyone can be a Christian when life is easy Nobody likes to suffer; especially when it is unjust.  When we are wronged by others we naturally want to be vindicated.  This internal characteristic of justice is from God because he … Continue reading

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Who are you Lord? I AM Real, are you? 2 Tim 3, 4

Why would anyone want to kill the Christ or for that matter, any of the Apostles?  What was so hated about their message?  Was it not genuine love, absolute truth and a heartfelt concern for the eternal destiny of everyone … Continue reading

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