He is an active member of the berean Baptist Church, being its treasurer, an office he has held for several years.
In the remaining two years the "berean Lesson Leaf" is used.
During his pastorate thirty members withdrew, and formed the berean Baptist Church.
The road was difficult; from the rocky berean hills a gusty burning wind came down.
a city of Macedonia to which Paul with Silas and Timotheus went when persecuted at Thessalonica (Acts 17:10, 13), and from which also he was compelled to withdraw, when he fled to the sea-coast and thence sailed to Athens (14, 15). Sopater, one of Paul's companions belonged to this city, and his conversion probably took place at this time (Acts 20:4). It is now called Verria.