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
“Quick, “the Archite,” “the king’s friend” (1 Chr. 27:33). When” “David fled from Jerusalem, on account of the rebellion of” “Absalom, and had reached the summit of Olivet, he there met” “Hushai, whom he sent back to Jerusalem for the purpose of” “counteracting the influence of Ahithophel, who had joined the” “ranks of Absalom (2 Sam. 15:32, 37; 16:16-18). It was by his” advice that Absalom refrained from immediately pursuing after “David. By this delay the cause of Absalom was ruined, for it” gave David time to muster his forces.
Definition of Hushai: “their haste; their sensuality; their silence”
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