Barnabas, “son of consolation” (Acts 4:36)., a person Luke described as “a good man” (11:24), was chosen and sent by the Jerusalem church to investigate the mixed congregation of Jews and Gentiles in Syrian Antioch.
Jesus once asked his disciples, “Whom do men say that I the Son of man am” (Matt 16:13)? Who was Jesus anyway? Most people of His day viewed Him as some sort of prophet (John
Most of us live hurried lives. We are hard pressed at work, at home, and at church to accomplish more than a twenty-four hour day seems to allow. The demands are overwhelming. In fact, full
With a sling and a stone David smote the Philistine giant (1 “Sam. 17:40, 49). There were 700 Benjamites who were so skilled” “in its use that with the left hand they “could sling stones at a” “hair breadth, and not miss” (Judg. 20:16; 1 Chr. 12:2). It was” used by the Israelites in war (2 Kings 3:25). (See ARMS.) “The words in Prov. 26:8, “As he that bindeth a stone in a “sling,” etc. (Authorized Version), should rather, as in the” “Revised Version, be “As a bag of gems in a heap of stones,” etc.”
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