Bible Book: Acts

The Parting Appeal of Paul

Date: July 1st, 1979  |  Scripture: Acts 26:28-29  |  Topics: Christianity, Commitment, Judgment, Paul, Witness

Then Agrippa said unto Paul, Almost thou persuadest me to be a Christian. And Paul said, I would to God, that not only thou, but also all that hear me this day, were both almost, and altogether such as I am, except these bonds.


The Stormy Journey of Life

Date: July 15th, 1979  |  Scripture: Acts 27:1-20  |  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


Predestination

Date: July 22nd, 1979  |  Scripture: Acts 27:20-33  |  Topics: Decree, Election, Foreknowledge, Free Will, Predestination

And when neither sun nor stars in many days appeared, and no small tempest lay on us, all hope that we should be saved was then taken away. But after long abstinence Paul stood forth in the midst of them, and said, Sirs, ye should have hearkened unto me, and not have loosed from Crete, and to have gained this harm and loss. And now I exhort you to be of good cheer: for there shall be no loss of any man’s life among you, but of the ship. For there stood by me this night the angel of God, whose IContinue Reading


The Lord Standing By

Date: July 29th, 1979  |  Scripture: Acts 27:23  |  Topics: Comfort, Death, Divine, Presence, Presence of God

For there stood by me this night the angel of God, whose I am, and whom I serve,


On The Road to Rome

Date: August 5th, 1979  |  Scripture: Acts 28:11-16  |  Topics: Life, Mission, Paul, Plan of God, Plans, Purpose, Sorrow, Sovereign

And after three months we departed in a ship of Alexandria, which had wintered in the isle, whose sign was Castor and Pollux. And landing at Syracuse, we tarried there three days. And from thence we fetched a compass, and came to Rhegium: and after one day the south wind blew, and we came the next day to Puteoli: Where we found brethren, and were desired to tarry with them seven days: and so we went toward Rome. And from thence, when the brethren heard of us, they came to meet us as far as AppiiContinue Reading


Paul’s Iron Chain

Date: August 12th, 1979  |  Scripture: Acts 28:20  |  Topics: Acts, Grace, Missionary Travels, Paul, Storms

For this cause therefore have I called for you, to see you, and to speak with you: because that for the hope of Israel I am bound with this chain.


Paul’s Iron Chain

Date: August 12th, 1979  |  Scripture: Acts 28:20  |  Topics: Acts, Grace, Missionary Travels, Paul, Storms

For this cause therefore have I called for you, to see you, and to speak with you: because that for the hope of Israel I am bound with this chain.


Report from Brazil

Date: November 11th, 1979  |  Scripture: Acts 14:27  |  Topics: Biographical, Brazil, Church, 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.


The Soul-Winning Church

Date: August 10th, 1980  |  Scripture: Acts 2:36-47  |  Topics: Church, Evangelism, Salvation, Soul Winning

Therefore let all the house of Israel know assuredly, that God hath made that same Jesus, whom ye have crucified, both Lord and Christ. Now when they heard this, they were pricked in their heart, and said unto Peter and to the rest of the apostles, Men and brethren, what shall we do? Then Peter said unto them, Repent, and be baptized every one of you in the name of Jesus Christ for the remission of sins, and ye shall receive the gift of the Holy Ghost. For the promise is unto you, and to your chContinue Reading


The Sum of Scripture: The Heraldic Announcement

Date: October 26th, 1980  |  Scripture: Acts 17:11-12  |  Topics: Bibliology, Christ, Prophecy, Return, Scripture, Second Coming

These were more noble than those in Thessalonica, in that they received the word with all readiness of mind, and searched the scriptures daily, whether those things were so. Therefore many of them believed; also of honourable women which were Greeks, and of men, not a few.