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
“Occurs in Lev. 19:36 and Isa. 46:6, as the rendering of the” “Hebrew kanch’, which properly means “a reed” or “a cane,” then a” rod or beam of a balance. This same word is translated “measuring reed in Ezek. 40:3, 5; 42:16-18. There is another” “Hebrew word, mozena’yim, i.e., “two poisers”, also so rendered” (Dan. 5:27). The balances as represented on the most ancient “Egyptian monuments resemble those now in use. A “pair of” “balances” is a symbol of justice and fair dealing (Job 31:6; Ps.” 62:9; Prov. 11:1). The expression denotes great want and scarcity in Rev. 6:5.
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