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
An inhabitant or native of Galilee. This word was used as a name of contempt as applied to our Lord’s disciples (Luke 22:59; Acts “2:7). All the apostles, with the exception of Judas Iscariot” “(Acts 1:11), were Galileans. Peter was detected by his Galilean” accent (Matt. 26:69; Mark 14:70). “This was also one of the names of reproach given to the early “Christians. Julian the Apostate, as he is called, not only used” “the epithet himself when referring to Christ and his apostles,” but he made it a law that no one should ever call the Christians by any other name.
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