The Cross & Suffering… (Secret Church: Part 1)

“Believing that further delay would be sinful, some of God’s insignificants and nobodies in particular, but trusting in our Omnipotent God, have decided on certain simple lines, according to the Book of God, to make a definite attempt to render the evangelization of the world an accomplished fact… Too long have we been waiting for another to begin! The time for waiting is past! The hour of God has struck! In God’s holy name let us arise and build!
We will not build on the sand, but on the bedrock saying of Christ, and the gates and minions of hell shall not prevail against us. Should such men as we fear? Before the whole world, aye, before the sleepy, lukewarm, faithless, namby-pamby Christian world, we will dare to trust our God, we will venture our all for Him, we will live and we will die for Him, and we will do it with His joy unspeakable singing aloud in our hearts. We will a thousand times sooner die trusting only in our God than live trusting in man.
And when we come to this position the battle is already won, and the end of the glorious campaign in sight. We will have the real Holiness of God, not the sickly stuff of talk and dainty words and pretty thoughts; we will have a Masculine Holiness, one of daring faith and works for Jesus Christ.”-C.T. Studd
More on Secret Church to come, but I wanted to share this amazing quote from David Platt’s 6 hour teaching last night on the Cross and Suffering.
Hope your Easter weekend is filled with much reflection, grace, and praise 🙂
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