Judas Iscariot’s betrayal alerts us to the fact that no one is exempt from the possibility of betraying Jesus. As the disciples sat together with Jesus at the last supper, Jesus made an announcement: “Behold,
Missionaries, like other servants of God, face the temptation of discouragement. Some things that contribute to discouragement include working among an unresponsive or hostile people group; frequent ministry trips away from spouses and family; trying
Luke 1:26-42 is a very interesting account of a women who willingly rendered herself to God’s service, to God’s plan, to God’s program, and to God’s proposal. It challenges me when I read Mary’s humble response to
“Regions beyond; i.e., on the east of Jordan, a mountain, or” “rather a mountain-chain, over against Jericho, to the east and” “south-east of the Dead Sea, in the land of Moab. From “the top” “of Pisgah”, i.e., Mount Nebo (q.v.), one of its summits, Moses” “surveyed the Promised Land (Deut. 3:27; 32:49), and there he” “died (34:1, 5). The Israelites had one of their encampments in” “the mountains of Abarim (Num. 33:47, 48) after crossing the” Arnon.
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