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June 9/Acts 25

Chapter 24 ended with these words, "he left Paul in prison." Dr. Mark made a challenging statement in yesterdays blog when he said, "What are you doing with your time?" Because of his situation Paul ... [Continue Reading]

June 8/Acts 24

Verses 1-23 > Accusations were made against Paul but they were all lies and he refuted everyone of them. This reminds me of Satan. He accuses us before God. (Revelation 12:10) He tries to remind ... [Continue Reading]

June 7/Acts 23

Verse 1 > How could Paul say that he had always served God with a clear conscience? After all he used to torment, beat up, imprison and kill Christians. He did that innocently because he really ... [Continue Reading]

June 6/ Acts 22

Hey blog readers my vacation is over and after 4400 miles and 100,000 calories I am ready to get back into the word of God. Thank you for praying for me. No problems and no weight gain! I stand in awe ... [Continue Reading]

May 18/Acts 9

Verses 1-2 > Satan can sure stir up a lot of anger in a person. He can make the anger seem justified. Saul thought that he was doing God a favor by getting rid of followers of Jesus. See how Satan ... [Continue Reading]

May 17/Acts 8

Chapter 8> Here is a real live situation where we see God working out all things for good. Stephen was killed > bad. The church was being persecuted > bad. Christians were being dragged from ... [Continue Reading]

May 16/Acts 7

This how chapter 6 ended for Stephen: Acts 6:9–15 (NLT) — 9 But one day some men from the Synagogue of Freed Slaves, as it was called, started to debate with him. They were Jews from Cyrene, ... [Continue Reading]

May 13/Acts 6

I believe that issues with people in the church begin when people stop focusing on the word of God and begin to focus on people.  The word of God teaches us how to treat people. Without the word ... [Continue Reading]

May 12/Acts 5

How seriously should a person take God? How seriously should a person take sin? People who don't take God seriously don't take sin seriously and thy find out that the consequences are quite serious. I ... [Continue Reading]

May 11/Acts 4

You will see in this chapter that Peter and John respond to trouble fully believing that Jesus is alive and that he is the answer to all of life. The church also lives as if Jesus is alive. Verse 1 ... [Continue Reading]