Bible Book: Acts

The Compassionate Sovereignty of God

Date: May 28th, 1978  |  Scripture: Acts 15:13-18  |  Topics: Compassion, Humanity, Jews, Sovereignty

And after they had held their peace, James answered, saying, Men and brethren, hearken unto me: Simeon hath declared how God at the first did visit the Gentiles, to take out of them a people for his name. And to this agree the words of the prophets; as it is written, After this I will return, and will build again the tabernacle of David, which is fallen down; and I will build again the ruins thereof, and I will set it up: That the residue of men might seek after the Lord, and all the Gentiles, uContinue Reading


Holy Spirit as One of Us

Date: June 4th, 1978  |  Scripture: Acts 15:28  |  Topics: God, Guidance, Holy Spirit, Inspiration, Trinity

For it seemed good to the Holy Ghost, and to us, to lay upon you no greater burden than these necessary things;


The Man From Macedonia

Date: June 11th, 1978  |  Scripture: Acts 16:6-9  |  Topics: Evangelism, Holy Spirit, Missions, Religion, Ritual

Now when they had gone throughout Phrygia and the region of Galatia, and were forbidden of the Holy Ghost to preach the word in Asia, After they were come to Mysia, they assayed to go into Bithynia: but the Spirit suffered them not. And they passing by Mysia came down to Troas. And a vision appeared to Paul in the night; There stood a man of Macedonia, and prayed him, saying, Come over into Macedonia, and help us.


The Doctrine of Salvation

Date: June 18th, 1978  |  Scripture: Acts 16:25-34  |  Topics: Paul, Philippi, Salvation, Silas, Sin

And at midnight Paul and Silas prayed, and sang praises unto God: and the prisoners heard them. And suddenly there was a great earthquake, so that the foundations of the prison were shaken: and immediately all the doors were opened, and every one’s bands were loosed. And the keeper of the prison awaking out of his sleep, and seeing the prison doors open, he drew out his sword, and would have killed himself, supposing that the prisoners had been fled. But Paul cried with a loud voice, saying, DoContinue Reading


Saving Faith

Date: June 25th, 1978  |  Scripture: Acts 16:31  |  Topics: Dependence, Faith, Gifts, Salvation, Security

And they said, Believe on the Lord Jesus Christ, and thou shalt be saved, and thy house.


The New Life In Jesus

Date: July 2nd, 1978  |  Scripture: Acts 16:25-34  |  Topics: Faith, Paul, Philippi, Repentance, Salvation

And at midnight Paul and Silas prayed, and sang praises unto God: and the prisoners heard them. And suddenly there was a great earthquake, so that the foundations of the prison were shaken: and immediately all the doors were opened, and every one’s bands were loosed. And the keeper of the prison awaking out of his sleep, and seeing the prison doors open, he drew out his sword, and would have killed himself, supposing that the prisoners had been fled. But Paul cried with a loud voice, saying, DoContinue Reading


How Can I Know I Am Saved?

Date: July 9th, 1978  |  Scripture: Acts 16:30-31  |  Topics: Forgiveness, Free Will, Grace, Pardon, Sacrifice, Salvation, Volition

And brought them out, and said, Sirs, what must I do to be saved? And they said, Believe on the Lord Jesus Christ, and thou shalt be saved, and thy house.


The Whole Wide World and What’s With It

Date: August 13th, 1978  |  Scripture: Acts 14:27  |  Topics: Biographical, Church, Communism, Evangelism, History, Missions, Travels

And when they were come, and had gathered the church together, they rehearsed all that God had done with them, and how he had opened the door of faith unto the Gentiles.


Missionaries in Macedonia

Date: August 20th, 1978  |  Scripture: Acts 17:1-12  |  Topics: Berea, Gospel, Hearing, Paul, Preach, Preachers, Response, Thessalonica

Now when they had passed through Amphipolis and Apollonia, they came to Thessalonica, where was a synagogue of the Jews: And Paul, as his manner was, went in unto them, and three sabbath days reasoned with them out of the scriptures, Opening and alleging, that Christ must needs have suffered, and risen again from the dead; and that this Jesus, whom I preach unto you, is Christ. And some of them believed, and consorted with Paul and Silas; and of the devout Greeks a great multitude, and of the chContinue Reading


What Do the Scriptures Say?

Date: August 27th, 1978  |  Scripture:  |  Topics:

And Paul, as his manner was, went in unto them, and three sabbath days reasoned with them out of the scriptures, Opening and alleging, that Christ must needs have suffered, and risen again from the dead; and that this Jesus, whom I preach unto you, is Christ. And some of them believed, and consorted with Paul and Silas; and of the devout Greeks a great multitude, and of the chief women not a few. But the Jews which believed not, moved with envy, took unto them certain lewd fellows of the baser sContinue Reading