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
Three Hebrew words are thus rendered in the Authorized Version. “(1.) Heb. mahsom’ signifies a muzzle or halter or bridle, by” which the rider governs his horse (Ps. 39:1). “(2.) Me’theg, rendered also “bit” in Ps. 32:9, which is its “proper meaning. Found in 2 Kings 19:28, where the restraints of” “God’s providence are metaphorically styled his “bridle” and” “hook. God’s placing a “bridle in the jaws of the people” (Isa.” 30:28; 37:29) signifies his preventing the Assyrians from carrying out their purpose against Jerusalem. “(3.) Another word, re’sen, was employed to represent a halter or “bridle-rein, as used Ps. 32:9; Isa. 30:28. In Job 30:11 the” restraints of law and humanity are called a bridle.
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