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
“Mentioned only Ezek. 13:18, 21, as an article of apparel or” ornament applied to the head of the idolatrous women of Israel. The precise meaning of the word is uncertain. It appears to have “been a long loose shawl, such as Oriental women wrap themselves” in (Ruth 3:15; Isa. 3:22). Some think that it was a long veil or “head-dress, denoting by its form the position of those who wore” it.
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