We live in a culture that is deteriorating partly because of its loss of a moral standard. Since its inception, Christianity has provided a true moral standard by promoting and being committed to the biblical
The entry this week focuses on the trials and afflictions of believers. Often these times turn out to be blessings in disguise. In the very beginning of his epistle, James described his relationship to the
The book of Acts provides biblical source material for challenging congregations to use prayer as a primary ingredient to experience joy in their missions ministries. First, Acts 2:42 reveals that prayer was a vital part
“(1 Kings 10:11, 12) = algum (2 Chr. 2:8; 9:10, 11), in the” Hebrew occurring only in the plural almuggim (indicating that “the wood was brought in planks), the name of a wood brought from” “Ophir to be used in the building of the temple, and for other” purposes. Some suppose it to have been the white sandal-wood of “India, the Santalum album of botanists, a native of the” “mountainous parts of the Malabar coasts. It is a fragrant wood,” “and is used in China for incense in idol-worship. Others, with” “some probability, think that it was the Indian red sandal-wood,” “the pterocarpus santalinus, a heavy, fine-grained wood, the” Sanscrit name of which is valguka. It is found on the Coromandel coast and in Ceylon.
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