“For it has been granted to you that for the sake of Christ you should not only believe in him but also suffer for his sake…” Philippians 1:29

“Then they left the presence of the council, rejoicing that they were counted worthy to suffer dishonor for the name.”

Acts 5:41

In this excerpt, John Piper seeks to illumine how God receives fame and the Christian experiences joy in suffering.  You can watch the video here.  Be blessed, brothers and sisters!