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  • When things get worse

    “We are troubled on every side, yet not distressed; we are perplexed, but not in despair; Persecuted, but not forsaken; cast down, but not destroyed;”(2 Corinthians 4:8-9) Years ago I read an excellent book by Glenn Penner entitled, In the Shadow of the Cross: A Biblical Theology of Persecution and Discipleship. This book outlines and…