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 crossing, a place south of the scene of Gideon’s” victory (Judg. 7:24). It was probably the chief ford of the “Jordan in that district, and may have been that by which Jacob” “crossed when he returned from Mesopotamia, near the Jabbok (Gen.” “32:22), and at which Jephthah slew the Ephraimites (Judg. 12:4).” “Nothing, however, is certainly known of it. (See BETHABARA.)”
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