(2 Timothy 3:10-13) Understand our position and promise in the wake of persecution. PART 1: THE HISTORY (2 Timothy 3:10-11) What is persecution? Paul gives examples from his first missionary journey referenced in 2 Timothy 3:11 This city of Antioch (modern Turkey) Acts 13:45 Acts 13:50 The city of Iconium Acts 14:2 Acts 14:5-6 The city of Lystra Acts 14:19 PART 2: THE FUTURE (2 Timothy 3:12-13) All who desire (2 Timothy 3:12) θέλοντες - Greek “to desire, wish” God's desire is that we live a Godly life in Christ Jesus. The result: We will be persecuted. So, what is your attitude in the face of persecution?