Stream of Egypt
In II Thessalonians, the Apostle Paul wrote to the believers in Thessalonica who were enduring a cauldron of persecution and affliction. Instead of yielding to the intense suffering and retreating into a hardened, loveless protectionism,
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
“(Isa. 27:12), the Wady el-`Arish, called also “the river of” “Egypt,” R.V., “brook of Egypt” (Num. 34:5; Josh. 15:4; 2 Kings” 24:7). It is the natural boundary of Egypt. Occasionally in “winter, when heavy rains have fallen among the mountains inland,” it becomes a turbulent rushing torrent. The present boundary between Egypt and Palestine is about midway between el-`Arish and Gaza.
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