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
“Birds are divided in the Mosaic law into two classes, (1) the” “clean (Lev. 1:14-17; 5:7-10; 14:4-7), which were offered in” sacrifice; and (2) the unclean (Lev. 11:13-20). When offered in “sacrifice, they were not divided as other victims were (Gen.” 15:10). They are mentioned also as an article of food (Deut. 14:11). The art of snaring wild birds is referred to (Ps. 124:7; Prov. 1:17; 7:23; Jer. 5:27). Singing birds are mentioned in Ps. 104:12; Eccl. 12:4. Their timidity is alluded to (Hos. 11:11). The reference in Ps. 84:3 to the swallow and the sparrow may be “only a comparison equivalent to, “What her house is to the” “sparrow, and her nest to the swallow, that thine altars are to” “my soul.”
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