God was in Christ, reconciling the world to himself, no longer counting people’s sins against them. And he gave us this wonderful message of reconciliation.
When you are tempted, God will show you a way out so that you can endure.
Saturday Morning, 14 Dec 2019, Acts 18:18-20:5, 1 Corinthians 1 ~ “Christ crucified” – offensive and foolish
“The message of the cross is foolish to those who are headed for destruction! But we who are being saved know it is the very power of God.”
“And now we are here to bring you this Good News. The promise was made to our ancestors, and God has now fulfilled it for us, their descendants, by raising 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!”
God will surely give justice to his chosen people who cry out to him day and night!
Jesus cured many people of their diseases, illnesses, and evil spirits, and he restored sight to many who were blind.
Then the angel spoke to the women. “Don’t be afraid!” he said. “I know you are looking for Jesus, who was crucified. He isn’t here! He is risen from the dead, just as he said would happen….”