God is building the church and continuing to help it grow and mature. He gives gifts to people, and people to the church so that they can work to edify the church.
The Book of Acts
Passage: Acts 2:42-47. Aaron Roeck looks at the life of the early church and helps us to find that a healthy church is a learning, loving, worshipping, and evangelistic community.
Chuck Houston • Sermon • • 1 view
Jesus will build His church, Mt. 16:18. Acts is narrative, it tells a story. The genre is history. The key verse is Acts 1:8 - But you shall receive power when the Holy Spirit has come upon you; and you shall be witnesses to Me in Jerusalem, and in all Judea and Samaria, and to the end of the earth.”…
William Jonathan Weems • Sermon • • 0 views
Welcome Back We pick back up in Acts Chapter 6. We skipped ahead. No one really knows how much time has passed since Pentecost. Some scholars think it has been as many as 5 years. But we do know a few things have happened in the church. Peter and John were arrested, flogged, ordered to stop sharing the…