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
“A lion. (1.) A city of the Sidonians, in the extreme north of” “Palestine (Judg. 18:7, 14); called also Leshem (Josh. 19:47) and” “Dan (Judg. 18:7, 29; Jer. 8:16). It lay near the sources of the” “Jordan, about 4 miles from Paneas. The restless and warlike” “tribe of Dan (q.v.), looking out for larger possessions, invaded” this country and took Laish with its territory. It is identified “with the ruin Tell-el-Kady, “the mound of the judge,” to the” north of the Waters of Merom (Josh. 11:5). “(2.) A place mentioned in Isa. 10:30. It has been supposed to be “the modern el-Isawiyeh, about a mile north-east of Jerusalem.” “(3.) The father of Phalti (1 Sam. 25:44).
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