1. The context (v43-45)

2. Affliction is no respecter of men (v46)

3. Affliction is bad, but it can also be educational (v47)

4. Faith is tested (v48-49)

5. Faith – it’s not a theory, it’s taking Jesus at his word (v50-52)

6. Faith – the trickle-down effect (v53-54)