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
“Son of Tolmai, one of the twelve apostles (Matt. 10:3; Acts” 1:13); generally supposed to have been the same as Nathanael. In the synoptic gospels Philip and Bartholomew are always mentioned “together, while Nathanael is never mentioned; in the fourth” “gospel, on the other hand, Philip and Nathanael are similarly” “mentioned together, but nothing is said of Bartholomew. He was” one of the disciples to whom our Lord appeared at the Sea of Tiberias after his resurrection (John 21:2). He was also a “witness of the Ascension (Acts 1:4, 12, 13). He was an” Israelite indeed (John 1:47).
Definition of Bartholomew: “a son that suspends the waters”
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