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
“House of the ford, a place on the east bank of the Jordan, where” John was baptizing (John 1:28). It may be identical with “Bethbarah, the ancient ford of Jordan of which the men of” Ephraim took possession (Judg. 7:24). The Revised Version reads “Bethany beyond Jordan. It was the great ford, and still bears” “the name of “the ford,” Makhadhet `Abarah, “the ford of crossing” “over,” about 25 miles from Nazareth. (See BETHBARAH.)”
Definition of Bethabara: “the house of confidence”
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