Imagine what the apostle Paul experienced – “At my first defense, no one came to my support, but everyone deserted me” (II Timothy 4:16).
No one supported him? Everyone deserted him? How could this be?!
Paul was perhaps the most prominent Christian leader at this time. He led many to faith in Christ and founded many local churches. He spoke of many meaningful relationships in the Churches.
He sacrificed greatly for so many people. He was a teacher and an apostle of the Church. No one came to his support? How could so many abandoned Paul in his time of great need? Is it possible that no one cared enough to show up?
It’s hard to be forgotten
Imagine how it feels to be forgotten and deserted.
Could you imagine Paul saying, “Well, I guess I’ll think twice before I sacrifice for these people again.” “After all I’ve…
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