I personally believe that the success of any missionary endeavor can be measured by the degree that nationals on any mission field are themselves fulfilling the Great Commission of Jesus Christ. For this goal of
Our present-day culture can be described as a comfort-at-any-cost society. In this environment, things such as affliction, pain, persecution, and other forms of suffering are viewed as obstacles and enemies. Missionaries are not immune from
Millions of professing Christians waiver, when confronted with the need to follow Christ whole-heartedly. Millions more excuse themselves by saying, “I am thinking about it. Perhaps one day I will decide.” The latter group is
Denotes the estuary of the Dead Sea at the mouth of the Jordan “(Josh. 15:5; 18:19), also the southern extremity of the same sea” “(15:2). The same Hebrew word is rendered “tongue” in Isa. 11:15,” where it is used with reference to the forked mouths of the Nile. “Bay in Zech. 6:3, 7 denotes the colour of horses, but the “original Hebrew means strong, and is here used rather to” describe the horses as fleet or spirited.
“Named only in Ps. 37:35, Authorized Version. The Hebrew word so” “rendered is ereh, which simply means “native born”, i.e., a tree” “not transplanted, but growing on its native soil, and therefore” luxuriantly. If the psalmist intended by this word to denote any “particular tree, it may have been the evergreen bay laurel” “(Laurus nobilis), which is a native of Palestine. Instead of” “like a green bay tree in the Authorized Version, the Revised” “Version has, “like a green tree in its native soil.”
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