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
“Is used to denote Proconsular Asia, a Roman province which” “embraced the western parts of Asia Minor, and of which Ephesus” “was the capital, in Acts 2:9; 6:9; 16:6; 19:10, 22; 20:4, 16,” “18, etc., and probably Asia Minor in Acts 19:26, 27; 21:27;” 24:18; 27:2. Proconsular Asia contained the seven churches of “the Apocalypse (Rev. 1:11). The “chiefs of Asia” (Acts 19:31)” were certain wealthy citizens who were annually elected to preside over the games and religious festivals of the several “cities to which they belonged. Some of these “Asiarchs” were” Paul’s friends.
Definition of Asia: “muddy; boggy”
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