The life and ministry of Jesus were characterized by compassion. The biblical record of His miracles occasionally mentions that fact, and one might say His incarnation occurred because of His compassion. A disciple of Christ
We live in an age when candidates are chosen to lead a nation according to how they look on television rather than on their ideas. This shows that what God said to Samuel still holds
The very reason missionaries and others are needed to share the gospel of Christ is, in essence, the same reason God gave Israel a king, That reason is people’s rejection of God. That attitude is
“Trouble, a valley near Jericho, so called in consequence of the” “trouble which the sin of Achan caused Israel (Josh. 7:24, 26).” “The expression “valley of Achor” probably became proverbial for” “that which caused trouble, and when Isaiah (Isa. 65:10) refers” “to it he uses it in this sense: “The valley of Achor, a place” “for herds to lie down in;” i.e., that which had been a source of” calamity would become a source of blessing. Hosea also (Hos. “2:15) uses the expression in the same sense: “The valley of” “Achor for a door of hope;” i.e., trouble would be turned into” “joy, despair into hope. This valley has been identified with the” Wady Kelt.
Definition of Achor: “trouble”
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