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 mediaeval name (a corruption of “crocodile”) of a fabulous” serpent supposed to be produced from a cock’s egg. It is “generally supposed to denote the cerastes, or “horned viper,” a” very poisonous serpent about a foot long. Others think it to be “the yellow viper (Daboia xanthina), one of the most dangerous” “vipers, from its size and its nocturnal habits (Isa. 11:8;” 14:29; 59:5; Jer. 8:17; in all which the Revised Version renders “the Hebrew tziph’oni by “basilisk”). In Prov. 23:32 the Hebrew” tzeph’a is rendered both in the Authorized Version and the “Revised Version by “adder;” margin of Revised Version” “basilisk, and of Authorized Version “cockatrice.”
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