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
The refuse of winnowed corn. It was usually burned (Ex. 15:7; “Isa. 5:24; Matt. 3:12). This word sometimes, however, means” dried grass or hay (Isa. 5:24; 33:11). Chaff is used as a figure of abortive wickedness (Ps. 1:4; Matt. 3:12). False doctrines “are also called chaff (Jer. 23:28), or more correctly rendered” “chopped straw. The destruction of the wicked, and their” “powerlessness, are likened to the carrying away of chaff by the” wind (Isa. 17:13; Hos. 13:3; Zeph. 2:2).
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