Bible Book: Acts

Paul’s Defense of the Faith

Date: January 21st, 1979  |  Scripture: Acts 22:1-21  |  Topics: Apocrypha, Conversion, Discipleship, Faith, Mercy, Paul

Men, brethren, and fathers, hear ye my defence which I make now unto you. (And when they heard that he spake in the Hebrew tongue to them, they kept the more silence: and he saith,) I am verily a man which am a Jew, born in Tarsus, a city in Cilicia, yet brought up in this city at the feet of Gamaliel, and taught according to the perfect manner of the law of the fathers, and was zealous toward God, as ye all are this day. And I persecuted this way unto the death, binding and delivering into prisContinue Reading


Paul Before Felix

Date: February 11th, 1979  |  Scripture: Acts 24:1-26  |  Topics: Bold, Courage, Felix, Paul, Trials

And after five days Ananias the high priest descended with the elders, and with a certain orator named Tertullus, who informed the governor against Paul. And when he was called forth, Tertullus began to accuse him, saying, Seeing that by thee we enjoy great quietness, and that very worthy deeds are done unto this nation by thy providence, We accept it always, and in all places, most noble Felix, with all thankfulness. Notwithstanding, that I be not further tedious unto thee, I pray thee that thoContinue Reading


Tomorrow Is Too Late

Date: February 25th, 1979  |  Scripture: Acts 24:25  |  Topics: Conviction, Drusilla, Judgment, Lost, Procrastination, Response

And as he reasoned of righteousness, temperance, and judgment to come, Felix trembled, and answered, Go thy way for this time; when I have a convenient season, I will call for thee.


Tomorrow Is Too Late

Date: February 25th, 1979  |  Scripture: Acts 24:25  |  Topics: Conviction, Judgment, Lost, Procrastination, Response

And as he reasoned of righteousness, temperance, and judgment to come, Felix trembled, and answered, Go thy way for this time; when I have a convenient season, I will call for thee.


Facts and the Resurrection of Christ

Date: March 11th, 1979  |  Scripture: Acts 25:19  |  Topics: Apologetics, Festus, Herod, Paul, Resurrection

But had certain questions against him of their own superstition, and of one Jesus, which was dead, whom Paul affirmed to be alive.


Facts and the Resurrection of Christ

Date: March 11th, 1979  |  Scripture: Acts 25:19  |  Topics: Apologetics, Festus, Herod, Paul, Resurrection

But had certain questions against him of their own superstition, and of one Jesus, which was dead, whom Paul affirmed to be alive.


Our Witness to the World

Date: April 1st, 1979  |  Scripture: Acts 26:15-23  |  Topics: Commitment, Gentiles, Paul, Witness

And I said, Who art thou, Lord? And he said, I am Jesus whom thou persecutest. But rise, and stand upon thy feet: for I have appeared unto thee for this purpose, to make thee a minister and a witness both of these things which thou hast seen, and of those things in the which I will appear unto thee; Delivering thee from the people, and from the Gentiles, unto whom now I send thee, To open their eyes, and to turn them from darkness to light, and from the power of Satan unto God, that they may recContinue Reading


The Christian Experience of Paul

Date: April 29th, 1979  |  Scripture: Acts 26:15-20  |  Topics: Agrippa, Conversion, Paul, Visions, Witness

And I said, Who art thou, Lord? And he said, I am Jesus whom thou persecutest. But rise, and stand upon thy feet: for I have appeared unto thee for this purpose, to make thee a minister and a witness both of these things which thou hast seen, and of those things in the which I will appear unto thee; Delivering thee from the people, and from the Gentiles, unto whom now I send thee, To open their eyes, and to turn them from darkness to light, and from the power of Satan unto God, that they may recContinue Reading


A Commitment Unto Death

Date: June 10th, 1979  |  Scripture: Acts 26:19  |  Topics: Baptism, Commitment, Death, Providence, Salvation

Whereupon, O king Agrippa, I was not disobedient unto the heavenly vision:


Life’s Stormy Sea

Date: July 15th, 1979  |  Scripture: Acts 27:1-25  |  Topics: Hope, Life, Problems, Providence, Storms

And when it was determined that we should sail into Italy, they delivered Paul and certain other prisoners unto one named Julius, a centurion of Augustus’ band. And entering into a ship of Adramyttium, we launched, meaning to sail by the coasts of Asia; one Aristarchus, a Macedonian of Thessalonica, being with us. And the next day we touched at Sidon. And Julius courteously entreated Paul, and gave him liberty to go unto his friends to refresh himself. And when we had launched from thence, we saContinue Reading