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
“One of the original tribes scattered over Palestine, from Hermon” “to Gibeon in the south. The name is interpreted as “midlanders” “or “villagers” (Gen. 10:17; 1 Chr. 1:15). They were probably a” “branch of the Hittites. At the time of Jacob’s return to Canaan,” “Hamor the Hivite was the “prince of the land” (Gen. 24:2-28).” “They are next mentioned during the Conquest (Josh. 9:7; 11:19). They principally inhabited the northern confines of Western Palestine (Josh. 11:3; Judg. 3:3). A remnant of them still existed in the time of Solomon (1 Kings 9:20).
Definition of Hivites: “wicked; wickedness”
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