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
“Perfect, a place (probably the village of Salim) some 2 miles” “east of Jacob’s well. There is an abundant supply of water,” which may have been the reason for Jacob’s settling at this “place (Gen. 33:18-20). The Revised Version translates this word,” “and reads, “Jacob came in peace to the city of Shechem,” thus” not regarding it as a proper name at all.
Definition of Shalem: “same as Salem”
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