Bible Book: Acts

God in the Pan-American

Date: September 8th, 1968  |  Scripture: Acts 14:24-28  |  Topics: Brazil, Missions, Pastor, Sickness

And after they had passed throughout Pisidia, they came to Pamphylia. And when they had preached the word in Perga, they went down into Attalia: And thence sailed to Antioch, from whence they had been recommended to the grace of God for the work which they fulfilled. 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. And there they abode long time with the disciples.

Baptists, Riots, and Revolutions

Date: September 15th, 1968  |  Scripture: Acts 17:6  |  Topics: Building, FBC-Dallas, Giving, Missions, Travels

And when they found them not, they drew Jason and certain brethren unto the rulers of the city, crying, These that have turned the world upside down are come hither also;

The Mighty Word of God

Date: September 15th, 1968  |  Scripture: Acts 19:20  |  Topics: Baptism, Scripture, Word of God

So mightily grew the word of God and prevailed.

The Christian Community

Date: November 17th, 1968  |  Scripture: Acts 2:41-46  |  Topics: Church, Family, Fellowship, Need, breaking bread

Then they that gladly received his word were baptized: and the same day there were added unto them about three thousand souls. And they continued stedfastly in the apostles’ doctrine and fellowship, and in breaking of bread, and in prayers. And fear came upon every soul: and many wonders and signs were done by the apostles. And all that believed were together, and had all things common; And sold their possessions and goods, and parted them to all men, as every man had need. And they, continuingContinue Reading

Prayer and Missions

Date: December 1st, 1968  |  Scripture: Acts 13  |  Topics: Evangelism, Giving, Intercession, Missions, Prayer

Now there were in the church that was at Antioch certain prophets and teachers; as Barnabas, and Simeon that was called Niger, and Lucius of Cyrene, and Manaen, which had been brought up with Herod the tetrarch, and Saul. As they ministered to the Lord, and fasted, the Holy Ghost said, Separate me Barnabas and Saul for the work whereunto I have called them. And when they had fasted and prayed, and laid their hands on them, they sent them away. So they, being sent forth by the Holy Ghost, departeContinue Reading

Believing What the Scriptures Say

Date: January 12th, 1969  |  Scripture: Acts 26:27  |  Topics: Creation, Creator, Evolution, Scriptures, Truth

King Agrippa, believest thou the prophets? I know that thou believest.

Believing What the Scriptures Say

Date: January 12th, 1969  |  Scripture: Acts 26:24  |  Topics: Creation, Creator, Evolution, Scriptures, Truth

And as he thus spake for himself, Festus said with a loud voice, Paul, thou art beside thyself; much learning doth make thee mad.

The Power of Personal Testimony

Date: March 23rd, 1969  |  Scripture: Acts 3  |  Topics: Interim Body, Raised, Resurrection

Now Peter and John went up together into the temple at the hour of prayer, being the ninth hour. And a certain man lame from his mother’s womb was carried, whom they laid daily at the gate of the temple which is called Beautiful, to ask alms of them that entered into the temple; Who seeing Peter and John about to go into the temple asked an alms. And Peter, fastening his eyes upon him with John, said, Look on us. And he gave heed unto them, expecting to receive something of them. Then Peter saidContinue Reading

The Big Fisherman

Date: May 25th, 1969  |  Scripture: Acts 10  |  Topics: Evangelism, Ministry, Witnessing, fishermen

There was a certain man in Caesarea called Cornelius, a centurion of the band called the Italian band, A devout man, and one that feared God with all his house, which gave much alms to the people, and prayed to God alway. He saw in a vision evidently about the ninth hour of the day an angel of God coming in to him, and saying unto him, Cornelius. And when he looked on him, he was afraid, and said, What is it, Lord? And he said unto him, Thy prayers and thine alms are come up for a memorial beforContinue Reading

Anchorage -Shepherding the Church of God

Date: May 27th, 1969  |  Scripture: Acts 20:28  |  Topics: Church, Dr. Truett, Missions, United States

Take heed therefore unto yourselves, and to all the flock, over the which the Holy Ghost hath made you overseers, to feed the church of God, which he hath purchased with his own blood.