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
“Occurs only in Gen. 2:12, where it designates a product of the” “land of Havilah; and in Num. 11:7, where the manna is likened to” it in colour. It was probably an aromatic gum like balsam which exuded from a particular tree (Borassus flabelliformis) still “found in Arabia, Media, and India. It bears a resemblance in” “colour to myrrh. Others think the word denotes “pearls,” or some” precious stone.
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