I personally believe that the success of any missionary endeavor can be measured by the degree that nationals on any mission field are themselves fulfilling the Great Commission of Jesus Christ. For this goal of
Our present-day culture can be described as a comfort-at-any-cost society. In this environment, things such as affliction, pain, persecution, and other forms of suffering are viewed as obstacles and enemies. Missionaries are not immune from
Millions of professing Christians waiver, when confronted with the need to follow Christ whole-heartedly. Millions more excuse themselves by saying, “I am thinking about it. Perhaps one day I will decide.” The latter group is
“Burden. (1.) The son of Abigail, a sister of king David (1 Chr.” 2:17; 2 Sam. 17:25). He was appointed by David to command the “army in room of his cousin Joab (2 Sam. 19:13), who afterwards” treacherously put him to death as a dangerous rival (2 Sam. 20:4-12). “(2.) A son of Hadlai, and chief of Ephraim (2 Chr. 28:12) in the reign of Ahaz.
“Burdensome. (1.) A Levite, son of Elkanah, of the ancestry of” “Samuel (1 Chr. 6:25, 35).” “(2.) The leader of a body of men who joined David in the “stronghold, probably of Adullam (1 Chr. 12:18).” “(3.) One of the priests appointed to precede the ark with blowing of trumpets on its removal from the house of Obed-edom (1 Chr. 15:24). “(4.) The father of a Levite, one of the two Kohathites who took a prominent part at the instance of Hezekiah in the cleansing of the temple (2 Chr. 29:12).
Definition of Amasa: “sparing the people”
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