You received the message with joy from the Holy Spirit in spite of the severe suffering it brought you.
Wednesday Morning: 04 Dec 2019, Acts 7:1-8:13 ~ the martyrdom of Stephen and dispersion of the church
But the believers who were scattered preached the Good News about Jesus wherever they went.
Above all, we thank you for your Son Jesus Christ; for the truth of his Word and the example of his life; for his steadfast obedience, by which he overcame temptation; for his dying, through which he conquered death; and for his rising to life again, in which we are raised to the life of your kingdom.
While he was blessing them, he left them and was taken up to heaven.
I want you to understand what really matters, so that you may live pure and blameless lives until the day of Christ’s return.
When you pray the Psalms, you are praying together with believers throughout the world and throughout time. [Read more…]
“I am an emptiness for Thee to fill; my soul a cavern for Thy sea.”
– George MacDonald