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
“Burden. (1.) The son of Abigail, a sister of king David (1 Chr.” 2:17; 2 Sam. 17:25). He was appointed by David to command the “army in room of his cousin Joab (2 Sam. 19:13), who afterwards” treacherously put him to death as a dangerous rival (2 Sam. 20:4-12). “(2.) A son of Hadlai, and chief of Ephraim (2 Chr. 28:12) in the reign of Ahaz.
“Burdensome. (1.) A Levite, son of Elkanah, of the ancestry of” “Samuel (1 Chr. 6:25, 35).” “(2.) The leader of a body of men who joined David in the “stronghold, probably of Adullam (1 Chr. 12:18).” “(3.) One of the priests appointed to precede the ark with blowing of trumpets on its removal from the house of Obed-edom (1 Chr. 15:24). “(4.) The father of a Levite, one of the two Kohathites who took a prominent part at the instance of Hezekiah in the cleansing of the temple (2 Chr. 29:12).
Definition of Amasa: “sparing the people”
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