The Christian, who meets even death itself with the peace and calmness of an unwavering faith, may accomplish for the gospel more than he could have effected by a long life of faithful labor. Not in freedom from trial, but in the midst of it, is Christian character developed.
Not by Paul's sermon's, but by his bonds, was the attention of the court attracted to Christianity. He declared: Many of the brethren in the Lord, waxing confident by my bonds, are much more bold to speak the word without fear. Philippians 1:14