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 “publisher of glad tidings;” a missionary preacher of the” “gospel (Eph. 4:11). This title is applied to Philip (Acts 21:8),” who appears to have gone from city to city preaching the word “(8:4, 40). Judging from the case of Philip, evangelists had” “neither the authority of an apostle, nor the gift of prophecy,” nor the responsibility of pastoral supervision over a portion of “the flock. They were itinerant preachers, having it as their” special function to carry the gospel to places where it was previously unknown. The writers of the four Gospels are known as the Evangelists.
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