Contributed by Ian Johnson on Jun 4, 2003
James never suggested that Christianity would be an easy way: He tells us that we would find ourselves in various temptations.
1 PETER 4;12
12 Dear friends, don’t be bewildered or surprised when you go through the fiery trials ahead, for this is no strange, unusual thing that is going to happen to you.
13 Instead, be really glad--because these trials will make you partners with Christ in his suffering,