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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
(1.) David took from the Jebusites the fortress of Mount Zion. “He “dwelt in the fort, and called it the city of David” (1 Chr.” 11:7). This was the name afterwards given to the castle and “royal palace on Mount Zion, as distinguished from Jerusalem” “generally (1 Kings 3:1; 8:1), It was on the south-west side of” “Jerusalem, opposite the temple mount, with which it was” connected by a bridge over the Tyropoeon valley. “(2) Bethlehem is called the “city of David” (Luke 2:4, 11), because it was David’s birth-place and early home (1 Sam. 17:12).
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