As he was approaching Damascus on this mission, a light from heaven suddenly shone down around him. He fell to the ground and heard a voice saying to him, “Saul! Saul! Why are you persecuting me?”
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.
select seven men who are well respected and are full of the Spirit and wisdom
Monday Morning, 02 Dec 2019, Acts 3-4 ~ preaching, teaching, and healing in the powerful name of Jesus
“And now, O Lord, hear their threats, and give us, your servants, great boldness in preaching your word. Stretch out your hand with healing power; may miraculous signs and wonders be done through the name of your holy servant Jesus.”
Saturday Morning, 30 Nov 2019, Acts 2:1-47 ~ On the day of Pentecost… everyone present was filled with the Holy Spirit
Then Peter continued preaching for a long time, strongly urging all his listeners, “Save yourselves from this crooked generation!”
Friday Morning, 29 Nov 2019 – Acts 1:1-26 ~ “You will receive power when the Holy Spirit comes upon you.”
“And you will be my witnesses, telling people about me everywhere—in Jerusalem, throughout Judea, in Samaria, and to the ends of the earth.”
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.