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
“City of victory, where Paul intended to winter (Titus 3:12).” There were several cities of this name. The one here referred to “was most probably that in Epirus, which was built by Augustus” Caesar to commemorate his victory at the battle of Actium (B.C. “31). It is the modern Paleoprevesa, i.e., “Old Prevesa.” The” “subscription to the epistle to Titus calls it “Nicopolis of” “Macedonia”, i.e., of Thrace. This is, however, probably” incorrect.
Definition of Nicopolis: “the city of victory”
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