The early members of Christ’s church met with hostility for sharing the good news of Jesus. Then, after the stoning of Stephen, the religious leaders became even more zealous to imprison and kill new believers. Alistair Begg shows how this persecution actually helped the church spread throughout the Roman world. Everywhere the believers went, they shared their faith. We can imitate them not just by preaching but also in casual conversations with people we meet.
topics: Evangelism, Missions, Persecution