Pastor Armstrong's sermon is based on John 16:33.

Christ overcomes the world (and our worldliness). John 16:33

I. ______________ is inseparable from the Christian life (v.33).

A.  Our afflictions are part of the sufferings of __________ in this world, which are not yet exhausted (Colossians 1:24; 2 Corinthians 1:5).

B.  Our afflictions become a form of _______________ with Christ (Philippians 3:10).


II. With full knowledge that they will __________ Him and even ________Him, Jesus promises His disciples __________ (v.33). 

A. Jesus looks beyond the disciples’ ______________ to their _______________. 

B. In other words, He looks beyond our ________ and addresses our ________.