Elder Ben Winslett, If the Foundations be Destroyed Elder Mike Ivey, Understanding the Pattern, Recognizing the Problem Elder Gene Thomas, Remembering, Hoping, Knowing Elder Daniel Wood, Jerusalem, the Church, the Bride Elder Royce Beal, Come Unto Me
From Egypt to Canaan Those things penned down in the Old Testament serve so many purposes, the greatest of which is to provide a better understanding of the New Testament, so we have a more complete view of God’s will in and through His Son, Jesus Christ. The Israelites were miraculously delivered from Egyptian bondage,…
Persecution to Evangelism The early church had been enjoying a great outpouring of the Holy Spirit, and multitudes were professing their faith in Jesus Christ. Blessings upon blessings and much rejoicing was taking place, and the church was continuing steadfastly in their commitment to Christ. But things soon changed by the time we get to…
Acts 13 – Microcosm In Acts 13, we have an account of the ministry in the church at Antioch, including Paul and Barnabas and their call of the Holy Spirit. These men seemed to have had a broad spectrum of backgrounds, which is a good indication of the mixture of individuals in the church itself….
Worthy to Suffer Shame And they departed from the presence of the council, rejoicing that they were counted worthy to suffer shame for his name. ~Acts 5:41 How can we develop such an attitude as to view suffering for the sake of Christ as something worthy, something valuable; a blessing even?
Some Basic Truths From time to time, its needful to go back and be reminded of, or re-establish ourselves in the truths that form the foundation of our doctrine. These truths are critical to a better understanding of our relationship with God, the work of Christ, the life to come, and many other basic doctrines….
We Ought to Obey God Under threat from the authorities to stop preaching in the name of Jesus Christ, the Apostles exclaimed “we ought to obey God rather than men”. Each of us would like to think we would have the courage to say the same. But what about more practical matters? What about the…
As the Lord poured out His Spirit upon the church, the multitudes began to rejoice, but the rulers were filled with indignation.
Acts – United Against Opposition “And when they heard that, they lifted up their voice to God with one accord…” Acts 4:24