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
Under the patriarchs the property of a father was divided among “the sons of his legitimate wives (Gen. 21:10; 24:36; 25:5), the” eldest son getting a larger portion than the rest. The Mosaic law made specific regulations regarding the transmission of real “property, which are given in detail in Deut. 21:17; Num. 27:8;” 36:6; 27:9-11. Succession to property was a matter of right and “not of favour. Christ is the “heir of all things” (Heb. 1:2;” “Col. 1:15). Believers are heirs of the “promise,” “of” “righteousness,” “of the kingdom,” “of the world,” “of God,” joint heirs with Christ (Gal 3:29; Heb. 6:17; 11:7; James 2:5; Rom. 4:13; 8:17).
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