Bible Book: Acts

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.

Report on Alaska

Date: June 1st, 1969  |  Scripture: Acts 14:24f  |  Topics: America, Fellowship, Mountain Peaks, Travels, United States

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:

A Giant Step Heavenward

Date: September 7th, 1969  |  Scripture: Acts 16:9-10  |  Topics: Church History, FBC-Dallas, Paul, Small Steps, Spurgeon Harris

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. And after he had seen the vision, immediately we endeavoured to go into Macedonia, assuredly gathering that the Lord had called us for to preach the gospel unto them.

The Cry of East Africa

Date: March 1st, 1970  |  Scripture: Acts 14:27  |  Topics: Africa, Evangelism, Missions

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.