Acts 12:1-18 NIV
Acts 9:13-14 NIV
Acts 7:57-60 NIV
Acts 7:54-60 NIV
The number of disciples in Jerusalem increased rapidly, and a large number of priests became obedient to the faith
Acts 6:1 NIV
Repent, then, and turn to God, so that your sins may be wiped out, that times of refreshing may come from the Lord,
Blessed are those who mourn, for they will be comforted.
Acts 1:1-9 NIV
You did not choose me, but I chose you to go and bear fruit
I have called you friends, for everything that I learned from my Father I have made known to you.
My command is this: Love each other as I have loved you. Greater love has no one than this, that he lay down his life for his friends
John 15:1-2 NIV
Do not let your hearts be troubled and do not be afraid.
Even My close friend, whom I trusted, he who shared my bread, has lifted up his heel against Me.
"The stone the builders rejected has become the capstone."
Think about the people that you know, those you have worked with. Most people go to work merely to get their paycheck.
What is truth? So how can truth set you free? By showing the way out of bondage.
One of the most glaring things to be noted about the situation at the pool at Bethesda is the "me, first" attitude the pool inspired.
Before you became a Christian, how many times had you heard the story of Jesus?
I heard a woman say, "Right now, I'm working very hard at becoming a Christian. Sometimes I meet people who say to me, 'I'm a Christian.' My response is, "Already?"
As he approached Jerusalem and saw the city, he wept over it and said, "If you, even you, had only known on this day what would bring you peace - but now it is hidden from your eyes.