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
Grain reduced to the form of meal is spoken of in the time of “Abraham (Gen. 18:6). As baking was a daily necessity, grain was” also ground daily at the mills (Jer. 25:10). The flour mingled “with water was kneaded in kneading-troughs, and sometimes leaven” (Ex. 12:34) was added and sometimes omitted (Gen. 19:3). The dough was then formed into thin cakes nine or ten inches in diameter and baked in the oven. “Fine flour was offered by the poor as a sin-offering (Lev. “5:11-13), and also in connection with other sacrifices (Num.” 15:3-12; 28:7-29).
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