Contributed by Daryl Bahn on May 9, 2002
Christians can expect to suffer, but in Christ suffering is a time for joy, praise, humility, and faith.
WHAT CHRISTIAN SUFFERING IS—AND ISN’T
7th Sunday of Easter (1 Peter 4:12-17; 5:6-11)
Introduction: “OK, Doc, give it to me straight.” When you go to the doctor, do you want him to only hint that something might be wrong, or do you want him to honestly and clearly discuss the details of your