Barnabas, “son of consolation” (Acts 4:36)., a person Luke described as “a good man” (11:24), was chosen and sent by the Jerusalem church to investigate the mixed congregation of Jews and Gentiles in Syrian Antioch.
Jesus once asked his disciples, “Whom do men say that I the Son of man am” (Matt 16:13)? Who was Jesus anyway? Most people of His day viewed Him as some sort of prophet (John
Most of us live hurried lives. We are hard pressed at work, at home, and at church to accomplish more than a twenty-four hour day seems to allow. The demands are overwhelming. In fact, full
“A plant of the genus sinapis, a pod-bearing, shrub-like plant,” “growing wild, and also cultivated in gardens. The little round” seeds were an emblem of any small insignificant object. It is not mentioned in the Old Testament; and in each of the three “instances of its occurrence in the New Testament (Matt. 13:31,” “32; Mark 4:31, 32; Luke 13:18, 19) it is spoken of only with” reference to the smallness of its seed. The common mustard of Palestine is the Sinapis nigra. This garden herb sometimes grows “to a considerable height, so as to be spoken of as “a tree” as” compared with garden herbs.
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