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The Courage to Face Opposition

Sunday, January 26, 2014

Noah lived in a very dark time. Man’s sin was so deep and extensive that God decided to judge mankind. However, He spared Noah because of the servant’s righteousness, instructing him to build an ark to protect his family from the destruction of the coming flood. Dr. Stanley talks about the boldness Noah needed in order to obey God during this godless time and complete such a daunting task.

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How can I find the strength to endure when I face spiritual opposition?

By Dr. Charles Stanley

In the Book of Ezra we read of a beleaguered people who faced opposition in doing what God had commissioned them to do. They sought to rebuild the holy temple that was destroyed by Nebuchadnezzar’s forces decades earlier, and they faced stiff opposition from the locals, deceitful offers of “help,” and open attacks from the outside. (Continue reading How can I find the strength to endure when I face spiritual opposition?.)

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