Generally, these things come to me at strange times. I was just last night reading through James 1 concerning trials, and as a result was praying today about the decisions Christians have to make about following Christ in this world.
Francis Chan asks a good question in this video. Basically, who is it that the Church sees as heroes, and if we say that the modern martyrs are heroes, then do we say that we want to be like them?
Well, do we?