The church at Smyrna suffered for their faith. Their trials were discouraging. But they had a Savior who knowssuffering. In this sermon, Pastor Robert Rohlin shows the encouragement given by Jesus to those who are weathering the tough storms of life. Pastor Rohlin also shows how this letter corresponds to an era of history where many Christians were suffering for their faith. Robert Rohlin is a pastor at First Baptist Church Las Colinas in Irving, TX -- a family integrated Baptist Church in the Baptist Missionary Association.