As promised by Jesus, we will be hated by all for His name’s sake before His return (Matthew 24:9). Christians are the most persecuted than those of any other faith in the world and our persecution is increasingly growing worse each day. Yet, please do not get discouraged, instead we are told by Jesus to “Rejoice and be exceedingly glad, for great is your reward in heaven, so they persecuted the prophets who were before you.” (Matthew 5:12)
Judge Jeanine Pirro has had an ongoing segment of her Saturday program giving updates of Christian persecution, as I watched last night. The following is critical to watch to set the stage of what is going in, even in our own nation:
We need to pray for all our brethren who are suffering. Jesus please keep them strong until the end. Thank You, Lord. And help us not to become discouraged when it happens to us, but instead, rejoice.