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
“A city of Bashan, in the kingdom of Og (Deut. 1:4; Josh. 12:4;” 13:12; 9:10). It was in the half-tribe of Manasseh (Josh. “13:12), and as a Levitical city was given to the Gershonites (1” “Chr. 6:71). Uzzia, one of David’s valiant men (1 Chr. 11:44), is” “named as of this city. It is identified with Tell Ashterah, in” “the Hauran, and is noticed on monuments B.C. 1700-1500. The name” “Beesh-terah (Josh. 21:27) is a contraction for Beth-eshterah,” “i.e., “the house of Ashtaroth.”
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