DAILY DEVOTIONAL WEDNESDAY, MARCH 11, 2020

Be Courageous As God Is With You!

1 Peter 3:14 But even if you should suffer for righteousness’ sake, you will be blessed [happy]. Have no fear of them, nor be troubled,

The meaning here is, not that they would find positive enjoyment in persecution on account of righteousness, but that they were to regard it as a blessed condition; that is, as a condition that might be favorable to salvation; and they were not, therefore, on the whole, to regard it as an evil.