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
“Mentioned always along with the Cherethites, and only in the” “time of David. The word probably means “runners” or “couriers,” “and may denote that while forming part of David’s bodyguard,” they were also sometimes employed as couriers (2 Sam. 8:18; “20:7, 23;1 Kings 1:38, 44; 1 Chr. 18:17). Some, however, think” that these are the names simply of two Philistine tribes from which David selected his body-guard. They are mentioned along “with the Gittites (2 Sam. 15:18), another body of foreign troops” whom David gathered round him.
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