Barnabas, “son of consolation” (Acts 4:36)., a person Luke described as “a good man” (11:24), was chosen and sent by the Jerusalem church to investigate the mixed congregation of Jews and Gentiles in Syrian Antioch.
Jesus once asked his disciples, “Whom do men say that I the Son of man am” (Matt 16:13)? Who was Jesus anyway? Most people of His day viewed Him as some sort of prophet (John
Most of us live hurried lives. We are hard pressed at work, at home, and at church to accomplish more than a twenty-four hour day seems to allow. The demands are overwhelming. In fact, full
The devoting or setting apart of anything to the worship or service of God. The race of Abraham and the tribe of Levi were “thus consecrated (Ex. 13:2, 12, 15; Num. 3:12). The Hebrews” “devoted their fields and cattle, and sometimes the spoils of” “war, to the Lord (Lev. 27:28, 29). According to the Mosaic law” the first-born both of man and beast were consecrated to God. “In the New Testament, Christians are regarded as consecrated to the Lord (1 Pet. 2:9).
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