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
“Of silver contained 3,000 shekels (Ex. 38:25, 26), and was equal” “to 94 3/7 lbs. avoirdupois. The Greek talent, however, as in the” “LXX., was only 82 1/4 lbs. It was in the form of a circular” “mass, as the Hebrew name kikkar denotes. A talent of gold was” double the weight of a talent of silver (2 Sam. 12:30). Parable of the talents (Matt. 18:24; 25:15).
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