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
One of the precious stones in the breastplate of the high priest “(Ex. 28:19; 39:12), and in the foundation of the New Jerusalem” (Rev. 21:20). The ancients thought that this stone had the power “of dispelling drunkenness in all who wore or touched it, and” “hence its Greek name formed from a_, “privative,” and _methuo,” “to get drunk. Its Jewish name, ahlamah’, was derived by the” “rabbins from the Hebrew word halam, “to dream,” from its” supposed power of causing the wearer to dream. “It is a pale-blue crystallized quartz, varying to a dark purple “blue. It is found in Persia and India, also in different parts” of Europe.
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