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THE BOOK OF ACTS – ATTITUDE DETERMINES OUTCOME

ATTITUDE DETERMINES OUTCOME “Along about midnight, Paul and Silas were at prayer and singing a robust hymn to God. The other prisoners couldn’t believe their ears. Then, without warning, a huge earthquake! The jailhouse tottered, every door flew open, all the prisoners were loose. “Startled from sleep, the jailer saw all the doors swinging loose on their hinges. Assuming that …Continue reading →

THE BOOK OF ACTS – FAITH AND UNBELIEF

FAITH AND UNBELIEF “Still shaking his head, he went to Mary’s house, the Mary who was John Mark’s mother. The house was packed with praying friends. When he knocked on the door to the courtyard, a young woman named Rhoda came to see who it was. But when she recognised his voice — Peter’s voice — she was so excited …Continue reading →

It’s Still Good News!

IT’S STILL GOOD NEWS! After John was put in prison, Jesus went into Galilee, proclaiming the good news of God. ‘The time has come,’ He said. ‘The kingdom of God has come near. Repent and believe the good news!’ (Mark 1:14-15). Mark was specific about the timing of the beginning of Jesus’ ministry. There was no clash or competition between …Continue reading →

The Gospel Makes the Difference

THE GOSPEL MAKES THE DIFFERENCE Keep on loving one another as brothers and sisters. Do not forget to show hospitality to strangers, for by so doing some people have shown hospitality to angels without knowing it. Continue to remember those in prison as if you were together with them in prison, and those who are mistreated as if you yourselves …Continue reading →

Herod On The Warpath

HEROD ON THE WARPATH “That’s when King Herod got it into his head to go after some of the church members. He murdered James, John’s brother. When he was how much it raised his popularity with the Jews, he arrested Peter — all this during Passover Week, mind you — and had him thrown in jail, putting four squads of …Continue reading →