Horrific and Beautiful

horrific-beautiful-blog-postIn the time it takes to read this page, another Christian will be killed because of his or her faith in Jesus Christ. 160,000 believers around the world will be slaughtered this year alone, simply because they love Jesus.

This is not a news flash. The physical risk of “going public with the glory of God” (John Piper) among satanically dominated peoples is obvious. Jesus predicted that you will probably be chugged (disposed of quickly and without pause) like a lion eats a lamb (Matthew 10:16; 1 Peter 5:8). That’s the risk in this world and too many shrivel up at the thought. More