Be A Christian Anyway

Be A Christian Anyway


Has life been tough?

Does it felt like the world is set against you?

Be A Christian Anyway (James 1:2-4).


Or has life been full of sunshine?

Have good things been lining up for you?

Be A Christian Anyway (Ecclesiastes 7:13-14).


Has sorrow been seeking you out?

Has the heavy burden of poverty been placed on your shoulders?

Be A Christian Anyway (Matthew 11:28).


Or perhaps it's been a time of joy?

Has prosperity been overflowing for you?

Be A Christian Anyway (Matthew 6:19-21).


Has someone gossiped, slandered, or spoke evil against you?

Has someone done you wrong or betrayed your trust?

Be A Christian Anyway (Matthew 5:11-12).


Or have people been kind, tender, and loving?

Have they been paying compliments and encouragement?

Be A Christian Anyway (Ephesians 4:32; Hebrews 3:13).


Does it feel like you're one of the few still following God?

Does it seem like evil is winning?

Be A Christian Anyway (1 John 4:4).


Or have you been encouraged with those working hard for the Lord?

Are you seeing people standing out for Him like never before?

Be A Christian Anyway (Philippians 2:12-13).


Are you fearful or hopeful about the direction of our country?

Are you mad or joyful, sad or happy with the election results?

Be A Christian Anyway (Romans 13:1-7).


Whether good or bad comes our way, whether poverty or prosperity, whether troubling times or tremendous times. No matter what comes, we know what to do...


Be A Christian Anyway!


P.S. from Odie:

 That is why we can rejoice always (1 Thessalonians 5:16) and give thanks in everything (1 Thessalonians 5:18)