How does the call of God come to us? It usually comes through other people. God’s call to Mary came through an angel. In our lives, it usually comes through relatives, pastors, or friends. Because
God had done a mighty work in Coriinth. In that city, men and women had responded to the gospel and experienced changed lives. One dark cloud hung over the Christian community, however. Division had begun
Paul modeled for us the role of a godly church leader. What he taught had been received from the Lord. God had revealed Himself to Paul on the road to Damascus and later in other
(1.) A pocket of a cone-like shape in which Naaman bound two pieces of silver for Gehazi (2 Kings 5:23). The same Hebrew word “occurs elsewhere only in Isa. 3:22, where it is rendered” “crisping-pins, but denotes the reticules (or as R.V.,” satchels) carried by Hebrew women. “(2.) Another word (kees) so rendered means a bag for carrying weights (Deut. 25:13; Prov. 16:11; Micah 6:11). It also denotes a purse (Prov. 1:14) and a cup (23:31). “(3.) Another word rendered “bag” in 1 Sam. 17:40 is rendered “sack in Gen. 42:25; and in 1 Sam. 9:7; 21:5 “vessel,” or” wallet for carrying food. “(4.) The word rendered in the Authorized Version “bags,” in which the priests bound up the money contributed for the “restoration of the temple (2 Kings 12:10), is also rendered” bundle (Gen. 42:35; 1 Sam. 25:29). It denotes bags used by travellers for carrying money during a journey (Prov. 7:20; Hag. 1:6). “(5.) The “bag” of Judas was a small box (John 12:6; 13:29).
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