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
A name figuratively given to Christ (Rev. 22:16; comp. 2 Pet. “1:19). When Christ promises that he will give the “morning star” “to his faithful ones, he “promises that he will give to them” “himself, that he will give to them himself, that he will impart” to them his own glory and a share in his own royal dominion; for “the star is evermore the symbol of royalty (Matt. 2:2), being” therefore linked with the sceptre (Num. 24:17). All the glory of “the world shall end in being the glory of the Church.” Trench’s” Comm.
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