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
“Lion of God, the first of the judges. His wife Achsah was the” “daughter of Caleb (Josh. 15:16, 17; Judg. 1:13). He gained her” hand as a reward for his bravery in leading a successful expedition against Debir (q.v.). Some thirty years after the “death of Joshua, the Israelites fell under the subjection of” “Chushan-rishathaim (q.v.), the king of Mesopotamia. He oppressed” “them for full eight years, when they “cried” unto Jehovah, and” Othniel was raised up to be their deliverer. He was the younger “brother of Caleb (Judg. 3:8, 9-11). He is the only judge” mentioned connected with the tribe of Judah. Under him the land had rest forty years.
Definition of Othni: “my time; my hour”
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