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
“Strengh, a garden in which Manasseh and Amon were buried (2” “Kings 21:18, 26). It was probably near the king’s palace in” “Jerusalem, or may have formed part of the palace grounds.” Manasseh may probably have acquired it from some one of this name.
“Strength, a son of Abinadab, in whose house the men of” Kirjath-jearim placed the ark when it was brought back from the land of the Philistines (1 Sam. 7:1). He with his brother Ahio drove the cart on which the ark was placed when David sought to “bring it up to Jerusalem. When the oxen stumbled, Uzzah, in” “direct violation of the divine law (Num. 4:15), put forth his” “hand to steady the ark, and was immediately smitten unto death.” The place where this occurred was henceforth called Perez-uzzah “(1 Chr. 13:11). David on this feared to proceed further, and” placed the ark in the house of Obed-edom the Gittite (2 Sam. 6:2-11; 1 Chr. 13:6-13).
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