I AM Week 13: Day 4

Pray and read

Give thanks to God for calling you to faith in the Lord Jesus and ask that he would fill you with the knowledge of his will, through all the wisdom and understanding his Spirit gives. Read John 15:18-25.

Explore

What warning does Jesus give to his disciples?

What does people’s response to the disciples reveal about their response to Jesus?

What does people’s response to Jesus reveal about their response to the Father?

What is the consequence of their response?

Apply

Do you ever feel worried about people’s response to you when they find out you’re Christian? How do Jesus’ word here give you courage?

Pray

Pray for Christians around the world who experience persecution for their faith. Ask God to give you courage to speak openly about your faith, not fearing people’s negative response.

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