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
“Length, a river in the “land of the Chaldeans” (Ezek. 1:3), on” the banks of which were located some of the Jews of the “Captivity (Ezek. 1:1; 3:15, 23; 10:15, 20, 22). It has been” “supposed to be identical with the river Habor, the Chaboras, or” “modern Khabour, which falls into the Euphrates at Circesium. To” the banks of this river some of the Israelites were removed by the Assyrians (2 Kings 17:6). An opinion that has much to “support it is that the “Chebar” was the royal canal of” “Nebuchadnezzar, the Nahr Malcha, the greatest in Mesopotamia,” “which connected the Tigris with the Euphrates, in the excavation” of which the Jewish captives were probably employed.
Definition of Chebar: “force or strength”
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