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 in the Authorized Version as the rendering of various “Hebrew words. In 1 Sam. 17:7, it means a weaver’s frame or” “principal beam; in Hab. 2:11, a crossbeam or girder; 2 Kings” “6:2, 5, a cross-piece or rafter of a house; 1 Kings 7:6, an” architectural ornament as a projecting step or moulding; Ezek. “41:25, a thick plank. In the New Testament the word occurs only” “in Matt. 7:3, 4, 5, and Luke 6:41, 42, where it means (Gr.” “dokos) a large piece of wood used for building purposes, as” “contrasted with “mote” (Gr. karphos), a small piece or mere” “splinter. “Mote” and “beam” became proverbial for little and” great faults.
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