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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
The great laver made by Solomon for the use of the priests in “the temple, described in 1 Kings 7:23-26; 2 Chr. 4:2-5. It stood” in the south-eastern corner of the inner court. It was 5 cubits “high, 10 in diameter from brim to brim, and 30 in circumference.” “It was placed on the backs of twelve oxen, standing with their” faces outward. It was capable of containing two or three “thousand baths of water (comp. 2 Chr. 4:5), which was originally” “supplied by the Gibeonites, but was afterwards brought by a” “conduit from the pools of Bethlehem. It was made of “brass” “(copper), which Solomon had taken from the captured cities of” “Hadarezer, the king of Zobah (1 Chr. 18:8). Ahaz afterwards” “removed this laver from the oxen, and placed it on a stone” pavement (2 Kings 16:17). It was destroyed by the Chaldeans (25:13).
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