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Jesus overcomes the world!

“I have told you these things, so that in me you may have peace. In this world you will have trouble. But take heart! I have overcome the world.”John 16:33

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“What happened to Jesus will happen with the disciple. Tribulation came to Jesus and tribulation will be the experience of His disciples.

However, since Jesus overcame the world, His disciples overcome the world.

We are disciples of Jesus!


Following Jesus is no superficial experience. Christians must take a realistic attitude toward the problems they will face. They need to be genuine about the problems they will face as believers.

The peace of Christ rests on the idea that we are “in Him.”

Jesus gained victory over death.

The believer can have victory over the world!

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