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 central mountainous district of Palestine occupied by the “tribe of Ephraim (Josh. 17:15; 19:50; 20:7), extending from” Bethel to the plain of Jezreel. In Joshua’s time (Josh. 17:18) these hills were densely wooded. They were intersected by “well-watered, fertile valleys, referred to in Jer. 50:19. Joshua” “was buried at Timnath-heres among the mountains of Ephraim, on” the north side of the hill of Gaash (Judg. 2:9). This region is “also called the “mountains of Israel” (Josh. 11:21) and the” “mountains of Samaria (Jer. 31:5, 6: Amos 3:9).”
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