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
“A military fortress (1 Chr. 11:7), also probably a kind of tower” used by the priests for making known anything discovered at a distance (1 Chr. 6:54). Castles are also mentioned (Gen. 25:16) “as a kind of watch-tower, from which shepherds kept watch over” “their flocks by night. The “castle” into which the chief captain” commanded Paul to be brought was the quarters of the Roman soldiers in the fortress of Antonia (so called by Herod after “his patron Mark Antony), which was close to the north-west” “corner of the temple (Acts 21:34), which it commanded.”
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