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28 Jul: In this World You Will Have Trouble

Jesus is brutally honest. He never promised that things would be rosy if we followed him. In fact he claims the very opposite, that in this fallen world we are bound to have trouble, and that by following him we would be persecuted. He promises though that He would be with us, and that despite the troubles and persecutions, in Him we would have peace.