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 Israelites “borrowed” from the Egyptians (Ex. 12:35, R.V.,” asked) in accordance with a divine command (3:22; 11:2). But the word (sha’al) so rendered here means simply and always to “request or “demand.” The Hebrew had another word which is” “properly translated “borrow” in Deut. 28:12; Ps. 37:21. It was” well known that the parting was final. The Egyptians were so “anxious to get the Israelites away out of their land that “they” “let them have what they asked” (Ex. 12:36, R.V.), or literally” “made them to ask, urged them to take whatever they desired and” depart. (See LOAN.)
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