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
“Only in Jer. 37:16 (R.V., “cells”), arched vaults or recesses” off a passage or room; cells for the closer confinement of prisoners.
How little! as nothing. (1.) A town on the eastern border of “Asher (Josh. 19:27), probably one of the towns given by Solomon” “to Hiram; the modern Kabul, some 8 miles east of Accho, on the” very borders of Galilee. “(2.) A district in the north-west of Galilee, near to Tyre, containing twenty cities given to Hiram by Solomon as a reward for various services rendered to him in building the temple (1 “Kings 9:13), and as payment of the six score talents of gold he” had borrowed from him. Hiram gave the cities this name because “he was not pleased with the gift, the name signifying “good for” “nothing.” Hiram seems afterwards to have restored these cities” to Solomon (2 Chr. 8:2).
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