Not everyone in Jesus’ world gave him a warm welcome. Not everyone received him with grace. And many didn’t just ignore him, they rejected him. Isaiah prophesied his reception like this: “He was despised and rejected by men” (Isa. 53:3 NIV). John summarized the rejection of Jesus with these words: “He was in the world, and though the world was made through him, the world...
Author: Max Lucado
Topic: Preaching & Teaching
Missionary-commissioning, grieving with loved ones because of a tragic accident, testimony of a bereaved widow are all demonstrated in this service. At the conclusion, Pastor Chan goes to 2 Timothy. Living a committed Christian life will make waves in a secular world. Paul, relating his own testimony, encourages Timothy to stand firm, because persecution and suffering are an...
Speaker: Francis Chan
Scripture: 2 Timothy 3:10-17, Romans 5:1-5