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
“Heap of witness, the name of the pile of stones erected by Jacob” and Laban to mark the league of friendship into which they “entered with each other (Gen. 31:47, 48). This was the name” “given to the “heap” by Jacob. It is Hebrew, while the name” “Jegar-sahadutha, given to it by Laban, is Aramaic (Chaldee or” “Syriac). Probably Nahor’s family originally spoke Aramaic, and” “Abraham and his descendants learned Hebrew, a kindred dialect,” in the land of Canaan.
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