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 treaty or confederacy. The Jews were forbidden to enter into “an alliance of any kind (1) with the Canaanites (Ex. 23:32, 33;” “34:12-16); (2) with the Amalekites (Ex. 17:8, 14; Deut.” “25:17-19); (3) with the Moabites and Ammonites (Deut. 2:9, 19).” Treaties were permitted to be entered into with all other nations. Thus David maintained friendly intercourse with the “kings of Tyre and Hamath, and Solomon with the kings of Tyre and” Egypt.
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