Jim L. Wilson • Sermon • • 232 views
Acts 2:38-39 "And Peter said to them, ‘Repent, and let each of you be baptized in the name of Jesus Christ for the forgiveness of your sins; and you shall receive the gift of the Holy Spirit.  For the promise is for you and your children, and for all who are far off, as many as the Lord our God shall…
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Dear Congregation of the Lord Jesus Christ, We need to elect elders and deacons for the leadership of our congregation. These offices provide a unique leadership position. Elders and deacons are called to service in the kingdom, to give leadership among God’s people. Most of all it is a call to bear…
Jerry L. Bryant • Sermon • • 6 views
CHANTILLY BAPTIST CHURCH February 8, 2004 Text: Acts 6:8-10 Subject: “The Witness of Stephen” Scripture: Acts 7:51-60 Acts 6:8-10 8 And Stephen, full of faith and power, did great wonders and miracles among the people. 9 Then there arose certain of the synagogue, which is called the synagogue of the…
Stephen says "yes" to being a deacon, but he turns out to be the worst deacon ever. He is immediately called into a ministry of miracles, then a ministry of prophetic testimony, then the ministry of martyrdom. Philip also moves on from deacon ministry to itinerant (teleporting) evangelism. Saying "yes" to small ministry opportunities led to them discovering the biggest Yes (the center of their calling, gifting and passion). What is God calling you to say "yes" to?