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
“Jehovah his brother; i.e., helper. (1.) One of the sons of” “Obed-edom (1 Chr. 26:4), a Korhite porter.” “(2.) A Levite of the family of Gershom (1 Chr. 6:21), probably the same as Ethan (42). “(3.) The son of Asaph, and “recorder” (q.v.) or chronicler to “King Hezekiah (2 Kings 18:18, 26, 37).” “(4.) Son of Joahaz, and “recorder” (q.v.) or keeper of the state archives under King Josiah (2 Chr. 34:8).
“(2 Chr. 34:8), a contracted form of Jehoahaz (q.v.).”
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