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
“(Ezek. 1:4, 27; 8:2. Heb., hashmal, rendered by the LXX.” “elektron, and by the Vulgate electrum), a metal compounded of” “silver and gold. Some translate the word by “polished brass,” “others “fine brass,” as in Rev. 1:15; 2:18. It was probably the” “mixture now called electrum. The word has no connection,” “however, with what is now called amber, which is a gummy” “substance, reckoned as belonging to the mineral kingdom though” “of vegetable origin, a fossil resin.”
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