Rev. Canon Michael Gilton
May 29, 2022
The First Church – First Persecution
It’s a historical fact that early Christians endured torture, imprisonment, and death with amazing courage. Their endurance and boldness in the face of persecution is one of the major reasons Christianity swept through the Roman Empire in the first century. How did they do it?
Today we look at two important realities that enable Christianity, and enable us, to not just survive, but thrive under persecution. How can we apply the boldness of the disciples to today’s world, and to our daily lives?