It is wonderful to know that we are God’s and to realize the blessedness that is ours because of it. God chooses us to be members of His kingdom not only so that He might
Missionaries are very often discouraged on the mission field. Unfriendly governments sometimes put obstacles in their way. Some people are unresponsive, and often the behavior of people thought to be converts to Christ is disheartening.
While on mission in Sierra Leone I found it necessary to spend more time in prayer and Bible study. A brief devotional time in the morning was not nearly enough for the spiritual challenges that
“Destruction, the Hebrew name (equivalent to the Greek Apollyon,” “i.e., destroyer) of “the angel of the bottomless pit” (Rev.” “9:11). It is rendered “destruction” in Job 28:22; 31:12; 26:6;” Prov. 15:11; 27:20. In the last three of these passages the “Revised Version retains the word “Abaddon.” We may regard this” “word as a personification of the idea of destruction, or as” “sheol, the realm of the dead.”
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