THE BLESSEDNESS OF THE UNOFFENDED

truly we need not be offended by Yahshua or His Spirit but instead be offended by all that is not of Him and seeks to lead us away from Him

Tents of Issachar

May — June, 1969 Vol. 47, No. 3

Some years ago a much-used servant of God gave a series of messages which have been a great help to many Christians. From that series we have selected the following, believing that it well help many at this time.

THE BLESSEDNESS OF THE UNOFFENDED

John Stuart Holden

[J. S. H.]

“Blessed is he, whosoever shall not be offended in me” (Matthew 11:6).

“These things have I spoken unto you, that ye should not he offended” (John 16:1).

One of the greatest perils of the Christian life lurks in the common pathway of discipleship. It is the peril of being offended in Christ. The fellowship to which the Gospel summons us inevitably brings a constant new and humiliating discovery of self, an unvarying disturbance of established order in our lives, as His will corrects and opposes our own; and a ceaseless effort to…

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