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KKNTUCKV rKHS.H ASSOCIATION.
A tliln fa. c. high brow, lone heard,
tousled head, shrewd, kindly eye- j
that's llrotlier Uutton
Kor twoni-elght years he tins toiled
In the leper roltmy of Moloknl.
Moloknl. called by Stephenson it
bracket In the nll." is n lonely Island
of the PacLc huddled nt the foot f n
tiTctik preel, .ce sheer '.UXXi feet high
Ill-other Uutton wn the nsdstnnt to
Fnthcr Onmlen, golug nbout caring fur
tho alck, tending, teaching, comforting,
during the life of tho heroic priest. 11111!'
Whou tho hitter died succeeded him. t
Kor tuore thun 11 tpntrter of u ecu
tury this reiiinrkatile 1111111 tins worked
at his task, mid now come the news
ttint he hns nt Inst liecotue Infected
with the loathsome, deadly leprosy nnd
must seal his devotion liy it alow and
lingering living death.
Dutton served through the elvll war.
enlisting at .lanesvllle, Wis. and made
a gnllnut record, tie won distinction
and was "promoted to the rank or
Like his master, he saved others
himself he cannot save.
Shortly following the war he sudden
ly entered a monastery, where he re
mained for two yearn. Disappoint
ment In a love affair Is said to have
been the reason for his withdrawal
from the world. s
While In the motinstcry he heard of
the work being done by Father Dnuilcu
and thereupon dedicated Ills life !
service for the colony.
With that puroso In view he started
as an emigrant for San FrnneiM-o
From there he shipped for Honolulu
being registered on bonrd ship ns a
"servant." He says that was "the
only occupation he could state."
Ills Is a life of service.
Brother Dutton Is a different type
from Fnther Danilen, who was pre
eminently n spiritual lender.
Dutton is a tnnn of affairs, hearty,
wholesome, genial and gifted ns an
executive, nnd has been of great as
slstnnce to the "butt ends of humanity"
who compose the leper settlement.
In 1008 he succeeded lu getting the
Atlantic fleet. In its trip around the
world, to pass close to the leper Island
and maueiiver ns a spectacle for the
ravished eyes of the unfortunates
That was n gracious act of our gov
crnuient. which granted Dutton's pet I
And now the brave, helpful brother
of the outcasts, beyond the pale with
his lepers. Is called upon to make tlx
final saerillcu and die the death of a
martyr. He Is to give the last full
measure of devotion to tho unclenn
Seldom lu the annuls of heroic re
nunciation Is there to be found a his
tory of self sacrifice that will match
tbo ministry of tho hero of Moloknl.
THE DOCTOR'S PRESCRIPTION FOR
A STINGY MAN
In tho January Woman's Homo Com.
panlon appears a story In which Is
related nn account of a prescription
given to an oxcoodlngly stingy farm
er by a doctor. Tho farmer took tho
prescription to tho druggist. The
druggist told tho farmer that ho
could not fill tho proscription nnd
said to tho farmer: "If you will read
It yourself you will seo why." Where
upon tho farmer udjusted his glass s
and read to hla astonishment;
"Ono hired girl to bo taken us bow
as you can got her, and kopt constant
ly on hand thereafter.
"A few new dresses that tho wives
of your hired men wouldn't bo asham
ed to wear, and a now hat and wrap
to rcplaco thoso you bought her lant
thirteen years ago.
"All to bo tinctured with at L-ast
as much dally consideration as you
bestow upon your cattle,"
In a llttlo artlclo in tho January
American Magazine William Johnston
"It is not what people say about
you It's what you aro that counts.
Tho ono parson In all this world
whom you should aim to satisfy Is
yourself. You alone know yourself.
Other coplc know your outward ap
penrance, your actions, y.nir dds.
You, nnd )ou alone, know your nto
tlven, your ambitions, your thoughts.
"Arc you ratlsfbd with yourself? It
Is your own fault If you nre
not. Aro you sit Iff led that you nr.
doing tho best joti can In your work,
Hint you are malting the most of y. tir
tlmo? Aro you confident that .jour
conduct towntd yeur fnm ly, your
friends, your neighbors your em
ployer, cannot bo Improved?
"Look yourself straight In tho face
this morning, In your mind's looking
glass. Ask yourself whether It Is
what peoplo say aliout you or what
you aro that hurts. Analyze your own
conduct In all matters.
'Tut yourself In tho other fellow's
placo and try to seo your notions thru
his eyes. Imnglno that you are your
employer Instead of y:ursif. Answ-r
honestly whether If he knew ns much
about you as you know nlout your
self ho would discharge you or would
rnlso your wages. If you do this con
scientiously there arc many things
you will do differently.
"Remember this, too. Other p?ople's
opinion of you Is based on your own
opinion of yourself. Are you Bif-ro-8pectlng?
Other iieoplo will respect
j ou. Are you truthful? The world will
believe you. Are you honest? Kvery
ono will trust you.
Ilut weigh yourself carefully. lie
certain that your own opinion cf jour
self Is Justified, lie satisfied with
TONV DONATO, HERO.
Tony Douato. an Italian section mnn.
was lu the employ of the New York.
New 1 In veil nnd Hnrtford railroad.
For nearly twenty years he had ren
tered faithful service
A wife and six little girls were en
tirely dependent upon his labors.
One day last May with others he
wns working on the trncks nenr the
New Haven deKt. An express train
was coming In over the freight tracks
Donnto saw that n heavy tie was ly
ing upon the tracks.
Quickly the Italian leaped dowu nnd
threw off the tie. Itefore he could
Jump back to safety the engine cnugli
him anil crushed out his life.
He had averted a catastrophe.
At first the railroad company refuse,
to pay more than the funeral expeu-..-and
a month's wages to Donnto's fan.
Ily. Charitable persons Intervene!'
nnd the company Dually paid the des
tltule fnniilv .:t.(lO
The sum should have lsen T.Y(XK).
the minimum pay for tb lots of a bu
Now there Is n movement to itvur
the Cnrnegli) hero fund, a fund that U
distributed to thtf survivors uf thosa
who distinguish themselves for bruv.
cry In ths saving of human llvaa. Ho
far this attempt hns boeu uuauccuaa
ful. This Is tbo objection offered :
Donnto. It la claimed by tha truatwia
of the fund, was killed while lu llix
discharge of his duty nnd therefore la
not entitled to recognition.
Cannot a man bo 11 horo In the per
formance of his duty) Is nut the
bravo engineer who goes dowu with
his engine lu order to snvo his pnasen
gors merely doing his duty? And Is
he any the leas a heroj
In this case tho objection cannot
hold.- Donnto wns not engaged tn the
mere performance of his duty. He
wns not paid to mnove ties from the
track at the. risk of hit life.
Donato did this gracious deed solely
from an unselfish Impulse. Ho wanted
to save the train and the people.
He wns only an Italian workuian-
Dut a hero nevertheless.
Can there be anything In the fact
that Douato happened to U an Ital
ian? Is there prejudice because the
hero was a "dago?"
Only a dago, but
Ills family was as dear to him as
yours Is to you. and he desired to lire,
ns do you In obedience to a merciful
Impulse he tiled to save others.
The Carnegie hero fund trustees will
wait long beforo they receive an ap
plication so worthy.
An Experiment With Hape.
In Wisconsin two tests of the value
of rape for growing hogs were made,
the llrst with Poland Chlnns nud the
second with Chester Whites. In each
case the pigs were divided Into two
lots, ono of which received grain with
rape pasture and the other grain alone
In the first trial the pigs on rape mi
suiued 710 pounds less of corn and :.""
ion uds less of iniildllngH In maklir:
8.VJ pounds of guln lu the m'-oiiiI
trial the rne hogs consumed ,ssu
pounds less of coru nnd III Kinnd
less of middlings In making
pounds of galu Summarizing the re
suits. It was found that nn acre of rape
for bog pasture Is equivalent to '.M'JK)
pounds of grain for pis feeding, and
the pigs do their own harvesting
Tha Good Shepherd.
"The Lord la thy keeper." Pi. exxt,
S. We may He down In peace, and
sleep In safety, because the Shepherd
of Israel neither slumbers nor sleeps.
No foe or thing of aril can ever sur
prise our ever-watchful Ounrdlsn, or
overcome our Almighty Deliverer. He
bat once laid down his life for the
sheep; but now he ever llveth to care
for them, and to Insure to them all
that Is needful for this life and for
that which Is to come. her. J. II.
Do good with what thou hast, or
it will do thoo no good. Win. l'enn.
The Boys' Corn Club Boys Are Getting
Busy Testing Their Seed Corn
It does Keeiti odd that more farmers ami their sons have not done seed
(rutins' In the years that have passed nnd saved themselves nny nnimint of
twirry and bother 11ml los of time nnd money. Last season a number of the
buys In the clubs used shelled seed mm that was iHiught or furnished them
nnd learned In their sorrow that It was Mor seed. Their stand of corn was
miserable, and at the very outset of the contest their elmnoes for a prize whs
Many of the bojs lu the hoys' corn clubs have learned their lesson nnd
are bus) these winter days. Some of them lire prize winners of other sea
sous; others me the fellows that have shut their teeth hard and nre going to
try ngnlti. Itoth kinds nre going to test their turn so that there will Ik no
rhniice of a stand that "III have to be replanted,
The buys are using old Imxes that enu Is- cut down to the required size or
Ihey are tanking boxes from any old lumber that Is lying about the farm to
use for their testing Ixixes. Nothing line or especially god looking U tiecos
ary. .lust a shillow Im nlKiut 10 by 1.1 Inches Is nil that Is needed to test
from 1(H) to l.'iil ears of corn. These Isixes enn be made and the corn tested
now. while there Is 110 danger of Its getting In the way of any of the spring
The nulls which are driven Into the edge of the box are an Inch apart, so
that string may lie drawn across from both directions Much square Inch
si'i:oiti:d si:i:d coit.v
nutllntsl by the slrlugs U enough space In which to plant six grains of corn,
nnd that Is enough to determine whether an ear of corn will do for weed or not.
, In selecting the grains from each ear of turn that Is to be tested remember
that 11 grain should be taken from each of the different parts of the ear. This
of course means running from butt to tip and around the entire elreumfer-
I once As the xl grains selected from the ear nre placed lu the moist enrth
or sand, mark the square and the ear with the same number so you will
.know which ears to keep and which to discard.
When your testing ls. looks ns fur ndvnnced as the one lu the photo It
will be an easy matter for you to decide which ears to keep for seed. If six
'strong, healthy plants come from the six grains planted you have a erfect
1 ear of seed corn. If four have come It Is questionable. Less than four menus
only half a stand nt planting time, nnd the ear must be discarded,
, The boys who are members of the boys' corn clubs of Kentucky have
made their fathers nnd their big brothers who thought they knew everything
nbout corn growing sit up nnd take notice. There Is still a chance to tench
them the value of the com tester, so let each nud every corn club Ijoy test his
seed corn this spring. IF THH ItOYS WHO (ilCF.W ONK IIUNDItllD
nusiini.s to Tin: acini think it fays to tf.st thkiu slhd
COItN. HOW AltOUT VOL'?
THE WEST PORTLAND TELEGRAPH.
A TRUE STORY
By Chat. S. Knight
Near an old-brick church In wes
tern New Yorn, there once lived a
boy who looked forward to the hour
following prayer meeting on Wednes
day night, as tho haplest hour of tho
week, for at this hour his father
would read aloud to tho assembled
family from The Youth's Companion,
whoso weekly arrival was hailed with
On tho particular night on which
our story begins tho paper contaln-d
a thrlllng account of a boy's telegraph
line; how It was used by the ton of
a desperado to save a train from be
ing wrecked and robbed by lils
father's gang. This story, which was
entitled "Tho Spring Hill Telegraph,"
mado bo deep 11 n Impression on the
Rev. Chas. Spurgeon Knight
boy that ho determined to build Just
such a lino whenever tho opportunity
bhould present itself.
Years passed, but tho idea ncvT
left him. Soon a new neighbor mov
ed Into a noar-hy houso, nnd when ho 1
discovered that this neighbor had
sotno knowledge of telegraphy, and
possessed two sets of Instruments,
they woro not long In becoming faot
friends. lU-foro many days a wire
was stretched connecting the two
homes, and tho llttlo hras3 lnstiu
ments wero kept merrily clattering
during every sparo mlnuto by day
and by night. ;
Soon another boy llvlug not far
away wished to connect with fills '
lino, and beforo many weeks had pasb
ed several others applied. lleforo
his frfnds had dono with ridicule and
objection, a wire sotno two miles 111
length stretched along tho road nnd
acrois tho fields, connecting flvo or
six farm homes. Presently It was
noised nbout that certain peoplo wcro 1
having a splendid time Bending and
receiving messages, and carrying 011 1
Interesting conversation during the
long winter evenings, while tho Icy
winds plied tha drifting snows along
tho country roads. Tills was too much
for those who wore not Included on
tho lino, and tho boys wcro fccon bo-
sieged with requests from others, who ,
wero eager to (onntct.
And so It camo nlout that the sight
of men nnd boys busily engaged 111
digging lutes Into the half-frozen
ground through tho snow nnd the
rapid erection of a long exten
sion to tho Hue, awakened 110 grt-at
surpilso among tho gocd iieoplo tf
tho neighborhood, who were fast
coming to look upon tho lino with n
ii'rtaln degree of civic pride.
This second extension worked to
vscll nnd tho lino Immediately be
came so iopuIar, that It was still
farther extended to connect with no
less a person than tho telegraph ex
pert who handled tho Western Union
wires In the grf-.it hotel at Chautnuqun,
N. Y., during tho summer assembly,
and gave his attention to thu ul
turo of grapes during tho rest of the
year. Ueforo long somo one projioJ
ed that they hold monthly meetings
lu tho different hcms along tho line.
This proiwiltloi, meeting wltli uni
versal approval, the meetings were ac
cordingly begun, nnd won carried on
for several years to tho entiro natls
factlcn of tho wholo telegraph fin
'rrnlty, for thoso meetings not inly
nfforded an opportunity to transact
the necessary business in connection
with the line, hut word mado an
cccaslou for social Int(ic3iirte, and
thu exerclso cf whatever musical and
literary taints tho different nuiubiu
Ksscssed. Om of these boelnl gather
ings held at New Year's time lu a
convenient house, with a program
consluting of songs, recitations, orig
inal !ociii8 and essays, oyt-.tt-r hhiji
and toasts, together with a mot in
teresting and rather remnrkubla proph
ecy of the Chautauqua ojierator tf
thu changing scenes in tho lives if
tho different members. This marked
the high tido of the lino's popularity.
Uut what Is perhaps moro rcmark
ablo, tho prophecy was fulfilled; at
least In tho cjsj of one boy, who af
ter n successful career us a rail
road opcratcr, did brcJino the head
of a real llva telegraph school that
has already attracted samo attention
In ono of our Southern States.
For a number ef yenra tho old
lino continued to prosper, until one
by 0110 tho boys left home to entir
tho battlo of llfo for themselves.
Then tho old Instruments that had
clicked away so ninny happy hours
wero taken out and tclojihones put
In their places to accommodate thoso
who had never learned tho telegraph
er's art. And for yeurs It ssrved
tills purposo well. Hut with tho ad
vent of tho tclcphono lino that con
nected tho farmers with their friends
nnd business associates In tho towns,
tho old lino fell Into disuse.
As ono of thoso boy), I meat htn
corely hopo that this llttlo narrattvo
may oncourago other boys to Invest
their energy and tlmo In a fclmllnr
way, and If tho resulting lines af
ford one halt tho satisfaction and
Joy that oura did to us, 1 shall bo
very clad Indeed that I have .told this
(Conducted b th National Voman-a I'hilt
llan Timtierame fn'-in '
AFTER YOUR BOY AND MINE
Wolf of Strong Drink la Crouching
Dealde Cradle of Sleeping Blue
"Tho liquor people are after your
boy nnd mine, and you cannot settle
this question on tho principle of high
or low license. It Is n principle thai
does not settlo anything by tho stand
an! of right nnd wrong and until It l'i
settled this way tho liquor peoplo will
continue to be after you, after our
Isiys nud girls nnd nfter mine. And I
want to say to you fathers nnd moth
ers, that you have not In your midst
tonight n single cradle wherein Is
sleeping a blue-eyed darling, but that
besldo tlint cradle la crouching tho
wolf of strong drink, said Judge J C
McWhorler of West Virginia lu n re
ent speech. "You have not a child
that runs romping nud playing, but
that over It hovers the vulture of tint
saloon You cannot send one of yiur
children tiion nu errand upon the
street tonlKht. hut that tho serpent of
strong drink Is following Uxn his
trail. From out the shadows nnd
darkness nil nbout you, there Is reach
ing the gaunt nud bony hand of thu
saloon nfter your boys and girls, and
the saloon must hnvo these boys and
girls for the money It pays the state,
or go out of business. Tho question
Is whether you want to supply tho
children or whether you want some
body elao to supply them."
LIQUOR TRAFFIC IN NIGERIA
Women Have Become So Degraded
That They Pawn Their Children
to Get Gin.
One of the snildeat facta In connec
tion with the liquor traffic Is that snld
traffic Ts destroying tho work of all
the foreign missionary organizations
of the world It was tha writer'
prlvllego to bo In I-onrion July It.
1911. when n delegation of one hun
dred missionary representatives laid
the matter before the Hrltlsh cabinet
requesting tho Ilrltlrh government to
call n conference of the world power
In regnrd to Africa lllshop Tugwell,
a bishop of the Church or Kngland.
whoso diocese Is northern and south
ern Nigeria, said- "Tho women havo
become so degraded that they pawn
their children to get gin."
Tho conference of world powers
wna called Janunry. 1912. Kngland.
Germany nnd one or two other pow
ers were willing to atop thla destruc
tion of missionary work, but Frnnco
and Itelglum nnd Holland refused to
stop the snlo to tho natives Hervey
Wood In the National Advocate
WORKINGMAN AND SALOON
Total Abatalner Haa Preference Be
cause He Can Be Relied Upon
to Be at Hla Work.
I have worked In the factories,
mills and mines of thla country for
ninny long years, nnd have seen tho
effect of tho liquor traffic upon tho se
curity of the workwoman's employ
ment. In all Iegltlmnto occupations,
the totnl abstainer hns the preference,
for ho can be relied upon to bo at his
work when he Is expected, and not
spend one-third or one half of the first
part of each week In getting over the
Influences of a drunken carousal The
railroad companies will not employ an
engineer or a conductor that fre
quents the saloon, and in many other
industrial walks the same rule ob
tains P.vcryono backs such corpora
tions up in tills stand, and the work
Ingmen nre beginning to realize what
such a prnctlce means to them When
they fwily npprrclate tho situation,
there will he an nhsoluto end to thn
IS IT RIGHT?
Is It right to build churches to rave
men, and nt tho same time llcensn
shops that destroy men?
Is It right tn license n man to sell
that which will make a man drunk,
and then punish tho mnn for being
Is It right to license a man to make
paupers, and then to tax sober men
to tnko caro of them?
Is It right to license n ealonn to
teach vice and then to tax peoplo for
schools to teach virtue?
Is it right to derive a revneus out
of a traffic which no decent man de
fends? Is It right to teach your boy to be
honest, nnd then vote to license a
placo where he may bo taught to
Is It right to take enro of your own
boy, and vote to license a pluce
which will ruin your neighbor's boy?
Is It right tn prench Justice and
charity, and then vote to license a
thing which robs tho widows and or
phans of their broad? Kxchange.
No Government Dar,
The Canadian government, following
the lead of tho United States, recently
prohibited the sale of Intoxicating
liquors In the army canteens. The
liquor dealers have been making sub
tle attempts to restore the army grog
series, but Colonel Hughes, minister
of mllltla. has put a quietus on the
movement, statins; that the "govern
ment will not act as bartender to
erve drinks to fellows who are fool
ish enough to be addicted to the
my K- O, PKt.t.KltS, Director nf Kr
nlti llepurtnifnl Tim Mixxlr llllile lg.
Illute of Chicago.)
LESSON FOR FEBRUARY 23
ABRAM AND LOT.
t.KSSON TCXT lrn. II t-l!.
(KII.III'.N TKXT "Th MsilnK of J
hnvnh. It tnnkplh rich, ami tin ml.leth no
sorrows therewith l'rov 10 IT.
During the tlmo thnt Intervened be
tween this nnd Inst week's lesion we
rend of Abrnm's Journuy "down Into
Kgypt." n story that Is rich with sug
gestive typical lessons. Abrnm's de
celt Is discovered by Pharaoh and he
Is driven from Kgypt. Fenr Is tho
root of unbelief, and when wo fall we
nre sure to carry somo ono with us.
Ilut n man's sin Is sure to bo discov
ered, so It wns that "Phnrnoh com
manded his men, mid they sent him
nway. and his wife, nnd all thnt tin
had" Kgypt, n typo of tho world,
turned Abratn out (I2 !0I when ho
tried tho "good Lord good devil" mode
of life. Compromise and separation
are not compatible
I "Up Out of Egypt," vv I S. Again
wo have presented the lesson of sepa
ration. This portion Is n great pic
ture of repentance. At) ram cnrrled
with him not only his own posseaalona
but also those of his nephew I.ot. No
tice, A bra m's wenlth did not mnke
him acceptable In Kgypt. Tho world
desires not nlone thn wenlth of a man,
but also the man hnck of the wealth,
Agntn Ahrnm turns from conflict un
to Ilethel, the house of Cod. that place
of confession, of consecration, and of
These returning pilgrims were not
ordinary men, no more Is the man who
Is In Christ, nnd Rod was already
given evidence of the blessing prom
ised to Abrnm (II 2) and of thnt ma
terial blessing so definitely promised
to tho descendnnta of Jacob. Wo
rend (v S) "their substance was
grent " Ilut there Is far grenter dan
ger however In material prosperity
than In adversity This was n greater
danger to these pilgrims than Hint of
the Cnnnanltes who dwelt In tbo land
II. "And There Was Strife," vv. 6 9.
Thn evidence of this danger manifest
ed Itself when It wns found that the
land could not support both A brum ami
I.ot Iv. 6). Paul calls Timothy's at
tention to this same danger (I Tim.
fi-9), nnd we are constantly seeing It
Illustrated nil nlKiut us.
Lot waa Journeying with Abrnm
rather than with Jehovah (12:3),
doubtless In a great measure ho waa
governed by cupidity and selfishness
when he beheld Abrnm's prosperity.
Millions in America profit by the se
curity nnd the prosperity of this which
so nearly approaches a Christian na
tion and yet In scorn or In neglect re
fuse to believe In or to serve the Cod
who sends the blessing. The wholn
history of Iit Is ono of selfishness,
whlrh Inter rerulted In sorrow and
sadness and In his being shorn of nil
of his selfishly acquired prosperity
I.ot had no particular claim upon
Ahrnm nor have wo In our own right,
or because of our own merit, upon
or be caureof our own merit, upon (5od.
There Is so little that divides most of
us nnd so much thnt we hold In com
mon that It Is hut little short of crim
inal to waste our energy upon thnt
whlrh is ephemeral or of alight Im
portance What a difference In the
choice of Lot nnd that of Abratn. One
entered Into tae path of tho wicked.
Prov 4:14, 15, while the other Into
tho path that "shlneth moro nnd moro
unto tho perfect duy." Prov. 4:18.
HI. "And Lot . . . Deheld All the
Plain of Jordan." vv. 10-13. Larking
tho counsel nnd guidance of Jehovah
I.ot followed tho choice that which
was pleasing to tbo eyes and mado a
sorry mess of It. for In tin) end ho was
n great loser. Already the land was
doomed (v. 10) and so today the man
who chooses the world In preference
to Christ makes a bad bargain (I John
2-17) and tho greater condemnation Is
his for he makes his choice In thn bias
Ing light of nearly twenty centuries of
tho Ooapel, Lot mado a willing com
promise, a superficial cholcn and enme
near losing bis own oul, Mntt, 16:28.
C-33. Ho deliberately entered Into
danger when ho "pitched bis tent to
wards Sodom." Tho believers peril Is
worldllness. I-ofs Journey (v. 11) led
nt Inst to Sodom v 12.
Abram aspired to know Ood. Lot
had an ambition to possess thn things
of tlmo nnd ncnso. Abrnm coveted
righteousness (Matt. 6). I.ot Boveted
nucccss In this llfo only. Well haa
Ooethe exclaimed, "Chooso well; your
cholco Is brief and yet It Is endless."
Kternlty nlonn will reveal the results
of our cholco of surroundings, upon
ourselves, upon our families and upon
IV. "Lift Up Thine Eyee," vv, 14-18.
After separation comes fellowship and
frultfulness. God Invited Abram to
arise and to Inspect his promised pos
sessions. So may we contemplate the
vast possessions Ood has promised
us In Christ Jesus, Rom. 8:17, 2 Cor.
4:18. After our separation and our
fellowship comes true frultfulness and
prosperity, I Tim. 4:18. Abram wont
to Hebron (which means fellowship),
and there tn the midst of Manue
(which means fatness) ho built an al
tar unto Ood. Worship and sacrifice
go hand In hand today at they did III