He sent messengers ahead of him, who went and entered a village in Shomron to make preparations for him. However, the people there would not let him stay, because his destination was Yerushalayim. When the talmidim Ya’akov and Yochanan saw this, they said, “Sir, do you want us to call down fire from heaven to destroy them?” But he turned and rebuked them. And they went on to another village.
As one who trust Adonai I will face rejection. What I cannot do is respond to that rejection with violence, because that will only hurt that person more. Lord please give me the decernment and good judgment when attacked for my beliefs. I ask this in Yeshua’s name, amen.