I live in the United States where I enjoy the constitutional right to practice my religious beliefs and I face very little opposition in serving God. There are many Christians who don’t have this freedom. In the Middle East many Christians run the risk of being killed by Muslim extremists. Persecution of Christians is increasing in China. India is controlled by a Hindu nationalist party whose goal is to make India a completely Hindu nation. According to Open Doors North Korea is the place where Christians suffer the most persecution.
Paul had this to say about the suffering experienced by Christians. Read the rest of this entry