"Let me give you a piece of advice," said the man. Wishing he wouldn't, I nevertheless nodded my head.
Could I ask, with the martyr St. Stephen, "O Lord, give me every disadvantage, every difficulty, every hardness. Send me out with no tools, no friends, no worldly hopes of vengeance or reward. Put me among the hateful, the violent, the diseased, the unstable"?
We can go wrong by not preaching against things. Most preachers (and I include myself in this category) are cowards.