Pentecost – the Light of Holy Spirit

Pentecost - the Light of Holy Spirit

Word of God Acts 2:1-4 (KJV) And when the day of Pentecost was fully come, they were all with one accord in one place. 2 And suddenly there came a sound from heaven as of a rushing mighty wind, and it filled all the house where they were sitting. 3 And there appeared unto them […]

Fill Us with Courage and Compassion

Fill Us with Courage and Compassion

Word of God Acts 20:28-29 (KJV) 28 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. 29 For I know this, that after my departing shall grievous wolves enter in […]

Ascension Day

Ascension Day

Word of God Acts 1:9-11 King James Version (KJV) 9 And when he had spoken these things, while they beheld, he was taken up; and a cloud received him out of their sight. 10 And while they looked stedfastly toward heaven as he went up, behold, two men stood by them in white apparel; 11 […]

Giving and Receiving

Giving and Receiving

Word of God Acts 20:32-35 King James Version (KJV) 32 And now, brethren, I commend you to God, and to the word of his grace, which is able to build you up, and to give you an inheritance among all them which are sanctified. 33 I have coveted no man’s silver, or gold, or apparel. […]

The Outward Sign of Salvation

The Outward Sign of Salvation

Word of God Acts 15:1-2 King James Version (KJV) 1 And certain men which came down from Judaea taught the brethren, and said, Except ye be circumcised after the manner of Moses, ye cannot be saved. 2 When therefore Paul and Barnabas had no small dissension and disputation with them, they determined that Paul and […]

Magnify God with Thanksgiving

Magnify God with Thanksgiving

Word of God Acts 17:22-25 (KJV) 22 Then Paul stood in the midst of Mars’ hill, and said, Ye men of Athens, I perceive that in all things ye are too superstitious. 23 For as I passed by, and beheld your devotions, I found an altar with this inscription, To The Unknown God. Whom therefore […]

Jesus Christ – Faithful Shepherd

Jesus Christ - Faithful Shepherd

Word of God Acts 13:32-33 (KJV) 32 And we declare unto you glad tidings, how that the promise which was made unto the fathers, 33 God hath fulfilled the same unto us their children, in that he hath raised up Jesus again; as it is also written in the second psalm, Thou art my Son, […]

Christians – Faithful Followers of Jesus

Christians - Faithful Followers of Jesus

Word of God Acts 11:25-27 (KJV) 25 Then departed Barnabas to Tarsus, for to seek Saul: 26 And when he had found him, he brought him unto Antioch. And it came to pass, that a whole year they assembled themselves with the church, and taught much people. And the disciples were called Christians first in […]

God’s Favoritism

God's Favoritism

Word of God Acts 10:34-35 (KJV) 34 Then Peter opened his mouth, and said, Of a truth I perceive that God is no respecter of persons: 35 But in every nation he that feareth him, and worketh righteousness, is accepted with him. Devotional Insight By Frances Taylor I believe that this passage from Acts should […]

The Lord be with You

The Lord be with You

Word of God Acts 18:9-11 (KJV) 9 Then spake the Lord to Paul in the night by a vision, Be not afraid, but speak, and hold not thy peace: 10 For I am with thee, and no man shall set on thee to hurt thee: for I have much people in this city. 11 And […]