The life and ministry of Jesus were characterized by compassion. The biblical record of His miracles occasionally mentions that fact, and one might say His incarnation occurred because of His compassion. A disciple of Christ
We live in an age when candidates are chosen to lead a nation according to how they look on television rather than on their ideas. This shows that what God said to Samuel still holds
The very reason missionaries and others are needed to share the gospel of Christ is, in essence, the same reason God gave Israel a king, That reason is people’s rejection of God. That attitude is
“House of security or rest, a city which belonged to Manasseh (1” “Chr. 7:29), on the west of Jordan. The bodies of Saul and his” sons were fastened to its walls. In Solomon’s time it gave its name to a district (1 Kings 4:12). The name is found in an “abridged form, Bethshan, in 1 Sam. 31:10, 12 and 2 Sam. 21:12.” “It is on the road from Jerusalem to Damascus, about 5 miles from” “the Jordan, and 14 from the south end of the Lake of Gennesaret.” “After the Captivity it was called Scythopolis, i.e., “the city” “of the Scythians,” who about B.C. 640 came down from the steppes” of Southern Russia and settled in different places in Syria. It is now called Beisan.
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