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
“An archer, teacher; fruitful. (1.) A Canaanite probably who” “inhabited the district south of Shechem, between Mounts Ebal and” “Gerizim, and gave his name to the “plain” there (Gen. 12:6).” “Here at this “plain,” or rather (R.V.) “oak,” of Moreh, Abraham” built his first altar in the land of Palestine; and here the Lord appeared unto him. He afterwards left this plain and moved “southward, and pitched his tent between Bethel on the west and” “Hai on the east (Gen. 12:7, 8).”
“Probably identical with “little Hermon,” the modern Jebel” “ed-Duhy, or perhaps one of the lower spurs of this mountain. It” is a gray ridge parallel to Gilboa on the north; and between the “two lay the battle-field, the plain of Jezreel (q.v.), where” Gideon overthrew the Midianites (Judg. 7:1-12).
Definition of Moreh: “stretching”
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