…A supplemental tactic is to accuse those of pointing out the danger as trouble-makers, divisive, extremists, exaggerators, negative, fear-mongers and the like. That should come as no surprise. The One Whose birth we just celebrated warned us 2000 years ago “you will be hated by all for my name’s sake” and even that one day we will face tribulation and death….(Source)
Or in other words, Jesus never asked you to be a Pollyanna.