Tag: suffered long enough


Blessed are the Persecuted

Matthew 5:10 NKJV “Blessed are those who are persecuted for righteousness’ sake, for theirs is the kingdom of heaven.” To eagerly desire righteousness is a blessing but there is a cost attached to it: persecution. Our Lord and Master Jesus did not paint a vague picture of ‘being a good person’ or ‘doing the right […]


Suffering for Christ

1 Peter 3:18 (NKJV) “For Christ also suffered once for sins, the just for the unjust, that He might bring [a]us to God, being put to death in the flesh but made alive by the Spirit,” Underground churches are common in countries where persecution is rife. Where do these believers get their boldness from? Why […]



Jeremiah 30:16 – “Therefore all those who devour you shall be devoured; And all your adversaries, everyone of them, shall go into captivity; those who plunder you shall become plunder.” This verse reinforces to us that God “will have mercy on whom He will have mercy, and He will have compassion on whom He will […]