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
“Chance, an Asiatic Christian, a “faithful minister in the Lord” “(Eph. 6:21, 22), who, with Trophimus, accompanied Paul on a part” of his journey from Macedonia to Jerusalem (Acts 20:4). He is “alluded to also in Col. 4:7, Titus 3:12, and 2 Tim. 4:12 as” “having been with Paul at Rome, whence he sent him to Ephesus,” probably for the purpose of building up and encouraging the church there.
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