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
“At first made of reeds, and then of wood tipped with iron.” Arrows are sometimes figuratively put for lightning (Deut. “32:23, 42; Ps. 7:13; 18:14; 144:6; Zech. 9:14). They were used” in war as well as in the chase (Gen. 27:3; 49:23). They were also used in divination (Ezek. 21:21). “The word is frequently employed as a symbol of calamity or disease inflicted by God (Job 6:4; 34:6; Ps. 38:2; Deut. 32:23. “Comp. Ezek. 5:16), or of some sudden danger (Ps. 91:5), or” “bitter words (Ps. 64:3), or false testimony (Prov. 25:18).”
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