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
“Lyre, the singular form of the word (Deut. 3:17; Josh. 19:35),” “which is also used in the plural form, Chinneroth, the name of a” “fenced city which stood near the shore of the lake of Galilee, a” little to the south of Tiberias. The town seems to have given “its name to a district, as appears from 1 Kings 15:20, where the” plural form of the word is used. “The Sea of Chinnereth (Num. 34:11; Josh. 13:27), or of “Chinneroth (Josh. 12: 3), was the “lake of Gennesaret” or “sea” “of Tiberias” (Deut. 3:17; Josh. 11:2). Chinnereth was probably” an ancient Canaanitish name adopted by the Israelites into their language.
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