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
“The Hebrew word kebir, rendered “pillow” in 1 Sam. 19:13, 16,” “but in Revised Version marg. “quilt” or “network,” probably” means some counterpane or veil intended to protect the head of the sleeper. A different Hebrew word (meraashoth’) is used for “bolster (1 Sam. 26:7, 11, 16). It is rightly rendered in” “Revised Version “at his head.” In Gen. 28:11, 18 the Authorized” “Version renders it “for his pillows,” and the Revised Version” “under his head. In Ezek. 13:18, 20 another Hebrew word” “(kesathoth) is used, properly denoting “cushions” or “pillows,” as so rendered both in the Authorized and the Revised Version.
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