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
A small town on the eastern part of the upland plain of “Lycaonia, about 20 miles from Lystra. Paul passed through Derbe” “on his route from Cilicia to Iconium, on his second missionary” “journey (Acts 16:1), and probably also on his third journey” “(18:23; 19:1). On his first journey (14:20, 21) he came to Derbe” “from the other side; i.e., from Iconium. It was the native place” “of Gaius, one of Paul’s companions (20:4). He did not here” suffer persecution (2 Tim. 3:11).
Definition of Derbe: “a sting”
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