Monthly Archives: May 2012

May 29, 2012


Acts 20:20-21 “You know that I have not hesitated to preach anything that would be helpful to you but have taught you publicly and from house to house. I have declared to both Jews and Greeks that they must turn … Continue reading

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May 28, 2012


Acts 17:27 “God did this so that men would seek him and perhaps reach out for him and find him, though he is not far from each one of us.” The reason Paul’s “Mars Hill Sermon” is significant is that … Continue reading

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May 27, 2012


Acts 11:17 “So if God gave them the same gift as he gave us, who believed in the Lord Jesus Christ, who was I to think that I could oppose God?” Sometimes God has to use pretty dramatic means to … Continue reading

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May 26, 2012


Acts 10:42-44 “He commanded us to preach to the people and to testify that he is the one whom God appointed as judge of the living and the dead. All the prophets testify about him that everyone who believes in … Continue reading

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May 25, 2012


Acts 8:4 Those who had been scattered preached the word wherever they went. This is one time when the NIV makes a bit more sense than the more literal Japanese translation. In Japanese, the image that comes to mind is … Continue reading

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May 24, 2012


AC 5:29, 42 Peter and the other apostles replied: “We must obey God rather than men!” Day after day, in the temple courts and from house to house, they never stopped teaching and proclaiming the good news that Jesus is … Continue reading

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May 23, 2012


Acts 4:12 “Salvation is found in no one else, for there is no other name under heaven given to men by which we must be saved.” Peter is still rightly fixated on Jesus Christ alone. Far too many churches effectively … Continue reading

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