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
Builder. (1.) The governor of Samaria in the time of Ahab. The prophet Micaiah was committed to his custody (1 Kings 22:26; 2 Chr. 18:25). “(2.) The son of Manasseh, and fourteenth king of Judah. He “restored idolatry, and set up the images which his father had” “cast down. Zephaniah (1:4; 3:4, 11) refers to the moral” depravity prevailing in this king’s reign. “He was assassinated (2 Kings 21:18-26: 2 Chr. 33:20-25) by his “own servants, who conspired against him.” “(3.) An Egyptian god, usually depicted with a human body and the “head of a ram, referred to in Jer. 46:25, where the word” multitudes in the Authorized Version is more appropriately “rendered “Amon” in the Revised Version. In Nah. 3:8 the” “expression “populous No” of the Authorized version is rendered” “in the Revised Version “No-amon.” Amon is identified with Ra,” the sun-god of Heliopolis. “(4.) Neh. 7:59.
Definition of Amon: “faithful; true”
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