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
“(Gr. parakletos), one who pleads another’s cause, who helps” another by defending or comforting him. It is a name given by “Christ three times to the Holy Ghost (John 14:16; 15:26; 16:7,” “where the Greek word is rendered “Comforter,” q.v.). It is” “applied to Christ in 1 John 2:1, where the same Greek word is” “rendered “Advocate,” the rendering which it should have in all” “the places where it occurs. Tertullus “the orator” (Acts 24:1)” was a Roman advocate whom the Jews employed to accuse Paul before Felix.
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