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Greater Than All
Our Faithful Shepherd
The Master Gardener
The Master Artist
The Five Spiritual Senses
Eternal Love
The Goodness of God
Amazing Love
Suffering Persecution
His Presence
Answered Prayer
Fertile Ground
Sin's Danger
Holy Ground
Far Better
The Gospel Light
Middle Ground
A Rainy Day
Strength And Grace
The Turbulent Sea
The Whole Armor
Christ's Return
There is a River
This Great Nation
In A Rose
Take A Stand
The Glory Woods
Beyond The Mind
Kingdom Builders
Soldiers of The Cross
The Light of His Glory
God Give Us Zeal
Lighter Burdens
He's Alive
God's Way is Best
In His Sight
The Good Shepherd
Knowledge Is Bliss
A Spiritual Gauge
The Need Within






Suffering Persecution



Should we ever think it strange
When hated and reviled
By those outside the Shepherd's fold,
Living their lives defiled?
Should we despair when rejected
By those not living right-
Imprisoned in a state of darkness,
Unable to see the Light?
Should we wonder why we're ridiculed,
And often falsely accused,
By the self-righteous religionists
Who all their sin excuse?
Should we be perplexed
When persecuted on every hand
By the enemies of our Lord
Who do not understand?
Christ, Himself, suffered these things
At the hands of men who hate,
And He instructs His people to be glad,
For our reward in heaven is great.
We're to persevere with all the saints,
As we share the redemption story;
It will be worth it all when we get home-
And rejoice with Him in Glory!



"Beloved, think it not strange concerning the fiery trial
which is to try you, as though some strange thing happened unto you:
But rejoice, inasmuch as ye are partakers of Christ's sufferings;
that when his glory shall be revealed, ye may be glad also with exceeding joy."
(I Pet.4:12-13)

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Connie - Apr., 2000



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