Tag: <span>suffering</span>


Paul’s Privilege

John McRay writes, “Paul may have spent as much as 25 percent of his time as a missionary in prison. We know of his brief lock-up in Philippi, two years’ incarceration in Caesarea, and at least another two in Rome. Yet Paul says he experienced “far more imprisonments,” than his opponents. To understand Paul, we...


Content In Every Circumstance

Thascius was anything but a Christian. He was born in AD 200 to a well-placed family of Carthage. He was classically educated, wealthy, a lawyer, an orator, and a pagan. Then everything changed. He decided at the age of forty-five to follow Christ. He changed his name to Cyprian and gave a big portion of...