Apr 24, 2016
After the people received the Word of God through Peter, about 3000 were convicted to repent and be baptized. These members of the first church were in unity and continually devoted themselves to 1. the apostles' teaching 2. fellowship 3. communion and 4. prayer. As a result, there was a sense of awe and many signs and...
Apr 17, 2016
Peter, a once coward fisherman who denied Jesus, now boldly proclaims the gospel to mockers by the power of the Holy Spirit. He gives us a great example of how to share our faith/testimony: 1. Proclamation 2. Explanation 3. Expiation (Change).
Apr 10, 2016
The believers received the gift of tongues when the Holy Spirit fell upon them at Pentecost, and they began speaking of the mighty deeds of God in other languages. Some were amazed while others mocked. We too, will be mocked for our faith, but like Peter, we can respond in boldness by being filled with the knowledge of...
Apr 3, 2016
"The Day of Epi" - God pours out His Holy Spirit upon the believers on the day of Pentecost (the Jewish feast of Shavuot) while they were waiting together in unity. God wants us to be continually filled with the Holy Spirit so we can live in power and freedom to love and proclaim Jesus boldly!