Chosen to Know, See and Hear

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Chosen to know, see and hear

“Then he said, “The God of our fathers has chosen you that you should know His will, and see the Just One, and hear the voice of His mouth.” Acts 22:14 You could say this verse is the summary of Paul the Apostles life but it is also just as true of the Christian life. There are three items listed here that I would like … Read More

The Real Christian

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The Real Christian

“Therefore, of these men who have accompanied us all the time that the Lord Jesus went in and out among us, beginning with the baptism of John to that day when He was taken up from us, one of these must become a witness with us of His resurrection.” – Acts 1:21,22 As the disciples realized the need for the replacement of the betrayer of … Read More

Wait for the Promise of the Father

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wait for the promise of the Father

“Wait for the promise of the Father….the Holy Spirit.” – Acts 1:6 In one sense the big picture of the Book of Acts is to show us how the life of Jesus goes on in the life of His Church. Here in our passage, we learn of the power that will enable these early believers along with believers like you and me today to live … Read More