Counted worthy of suffering disgrace for the Name

Scripture reference

Acts 5:41 (ASV 1901)

41They therefore departed from the presence of the council, rejoicing that they were counted worthy to suffer dishonor for the Name.

Stories

Wave after wave of evangelists were sent to Sichuan Province, only to be beaten and sent back. Each group rejoiced that they were counted worthy to suffer for the Name of Jesus. Eventually the Gospel prevailed and took hold in Sichuan.