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
In the East objects are carried in the bosom which Europeans “carry in the pocket. To have in one’s bosom indicates kindness,” “secrecy, or intimacy (Gen. 16:5; 2 Sam. 12:8). Christ is said to” “have been in “the bosom of the Father,” i.e., he had the most” “perfect knowledge of the Father, had the closest intimacy with” “him (John 1:18). John (13:23) was “leaning on Jesus’ bosom” at” “the last supper. Our Lord carries his lambs in his bosom, i.e.,” “has a tender, watchful care over them (Isa. 40:11).”
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