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
“Plain, in the Revised Version of 2 Kings 14:25; Josh. 3:16;” 8:14; 2 Sam. 2:29; 4:7 (in all these passages the A.V. has “plain); Amos 6:14 (A.V. “wilderness”). This word is found in” the Authorized Version only in Josh. 18:18. It denotes the hollow depression through which the Jordan flows from the Lake of Galilee to the Dead Sea. It is now called by the Arabs el-Ghor. But the Ghor is sometimes spoken of as extending 10 “miles south of the Dead Sea, and thence to the Gulf of Akabah on” the Red Sea is called the Wady el-Arabah.
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