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
“(1.) Another name for Joseph, surnamed Barsabas. He and Matthias” “are mentioned only in Acts 1:23. “They must have been among the” “earliest disciples of Jesus, and must have been faithful to the” end; they must have been well known and esteemed among the “brethren. What became of them afterwards, and what work they” “did, are entirely unknown” (Lindsay’s Acts of the Apostles).” “(2.) A Jewish proselyte at Corinth, in whose house, next door to “the synagogue, Paul held meetings and preached after he left the” synagogue (Acts 18:7). “(3.) A Jewish Christian, called Jesus, Paul’s only “fellow-labourer at Rome, where he wrote his Epistle to the” Colossians (Col. 4:11).
Definition of Justus: “just or upright”
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