The life and ministry of Jesus were characterized by compassion. The biblical record of His miracles occasionally mentions that fact, and one might say His incarnation occurred because of His compassion. A disciple of Christ
We live in an age when candidates are chosen to lead a nation according to how they look on television rather than on their ideas. This shows that what God said to Samuel still holds
The very reason missionaries and others are needed to share the gospel of Christ is, in essence, the same reason God gave Israel a king, That reason is people’s rejection of God. That attitude is
“A Jew “born at Alexandria,” a man well versed in the Scriptures” “and eloquent (Acts 18:24; R.V., “learned”). He came to Ephesus” “(about A.D. 49), where he spake “boldly” in the synagogue” “(18:26), although he did not know as yet that Jesus of Nazareth” was the Messiah. Aquila and Priscilla instructed him more “perfectly in “the way of God”, i.e., in the knowledge of Christ.” “He then proceeded to Corinth, where he met Paul (Acts 18:27;” 19:1). He was there very useful in watering the good seed Paul “had sown (1 Cor. 1:12), and in gaining many to Christ. His” “disciples were much attached to him (1 Cor. 3:4-7, 22). He was” with Paul at Ephesus when he wrote the First Epistle to the Corinthians; and Paul makes kindly reference to him in his “letter to Titus (3:13). Some have supposed, although without” “sufficient ground, that he was the author of the Epistle to the” Hebrews.
Definition of Apollos: “one who destroys; destroyer”
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