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
“Tower. (1.) A strongly-fortified place 12 miles from Pelusium,” in the north of Egypt (Jer. 44:1; 46:14). This word is rendered “tower in Ezek. 29:10, but the margin correctly retains the” “name Migdol, “from Migdol to Syene;” i.e., from Migdol in the” “north to Syene in the south, in other words, the whole of Egypt.” “(2.) A place mentioned in the passage of the Red Sea (Ex. 14:2; “Num. 33:7, 8). It is probably to be identified with Bir Suweis,” about 2 miles from Suez.
Definition of Migdol: “a tower”
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