In II Thessalonians, the Apostle Paul wrote to the believers in Thessalonica who were enduring a cauldron of persecution and affliction. Instead of yielding to the intense suffering and retreating into a hardened, loveless protectionism,
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
“A sea-port town of Proconsular Asia, in the district of Mysia,” on the north shore of the Gulf of Adramyttium. Paul came hither “on foot along the Roman road from Troas (Acts 20:13, 14), a” distance of 20 miles. It was about 30 miles distant from Troas “by sea. The island of Lesbos lay opposite it, about 7 miles” distant.
Definition of Assos: “approaching; coming near”
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